Watch: Jackie Chan & Adrien Brody in 'Dragon Blade' Official Trailer

June 22, 2015
Source: YouTube

Dragon Blade Trailer

"If you stand with us you will be butchered." Lionsgate has debuted the official US trailer for Dragon Blade, a historic action epic from China directed by Daniel Lee, produced by & starring Jackie Chan. This "action spectacle on a grand scale" features the fight for the Silk Road when East and West collide, in a story about warriors fighting against warriors. Adrien Brody (screaming his heart out) stars as Tiberius, John Cusack stars as Lucius, Jackie Chan stars as Huo An, with Sharni Vinson as Lady Crassus, and Alice Aoki as the Queen. While the footage does look action packed, and that arrow-to-the-face shot is awesome, I'm not so sure about the rest of the hammy acting. Maybe they're just out-of-context scenes? Let's hope so.

Here's the official trailer for Daniel Lee's Dragon Blade, direct from Lionsgate's YouTube:

Dragon Blade Poster

When corrupt Roman leader Tiberius (Adrien Brody) arrives with a giant army to claim the Silk Road, Huo An (Jackie Chan) and his group of trained warriors teams up with an elite legion of defected Roman soldiers led by General Lucius (John Cusack) to maintain the delicate balance of power in the region. To protect his country and his new friends, Huo An gathers the warriors of thirty-six ethnic nations together to fight Tiberius in an incredible epic battle. Dragon Blade is written and directed by filmmaker Daniel Lee, of Black Mask, Moonlight Express, Dragon Squad and 14 Blades previously. It was produced by Jackie Chan and Susanna Tsang. The film was initially released in Asia in February this year, and was a "massive success". Lionsgate will be releasing Dragon Blade in US theaters + VOD starting September 4th this fall.

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Reader Feedback - 22 Comments


Wow, that doesn't look good at all. John Cusack looks incredibly out of place, that's why I'm sure they had to remind me he's a Golden Globe winner. Oh well, to Netflix it is.

Matthew on Jun 22, 2015


This is some of the most awkward casting I've ever seen

steve on Jun 22, 2015


Why not add Melissa McCarthy as Chans love interest. And Zach Galifianakis as the infamous King Fock Yu Halt.

Nash on Jun 23, 2015


Did Adrien Brody just catch a sword by the blade in that trailer? Good to see Norton got so into the character he got ripped like 300 extra. Looks set to be the best film ever invented by science.

Carpola on Jun 22, 2015


This was released in Singapore when I was there in February. Terrible piece of shit, this is.

DAVIDPD on Jun 22, 2015


I can't stand Brody.I don't want to sound like a shallow prick, but I honestly think its the nose. Its so goddamn big. But he wouldn't have the wit to back it up like Steve Martin in Roxanne.

grimjob on Jun 22, 2015


The nose-joking scene in Roxanne, that's a classic man...

Nash on Jun 23, 2015


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LarryNJones on Jun 22, 2015


Looks really awful...

maytheforce on Jun 23, 2015


"Golden Globe (tm) Winner John Cusak"....haha.... I guess they have cheese in China too

TheOct8pus on Jun 23, 2015


SO...Besides the awful trailer and nonsensical casting, is there a dragon or not???

Movie Bear on Jun 23, 2015


Quite embarrassing to watch.

Oriyan J. Ovadia on Jun 23, 2015


Huh, those movies they make these days ... However, I feel somehow sorry for John Cusack. He's like Neelix among Klingons over there, man ...

shiboleth on Jun 23, 2015


lol @ cusack literally not even trying to look or sound non-american

jay on Jun 23, 2015


Meh. Shit trailer.

Ry on Jun 23, 2015


This is still a real thing???!!??? lol Total TRASH

Henry Willis on Jun 23, 2015


What the hell did I just watch?

ProjectionistHP on Jun 24, 2015


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Shelly5259 on Jun 24, 2015


Visually promising but it needs a laugh track.

Jonathan on Jun 24, 2015


The armor looks like painted rubber...

Bill on Jun 26, 2015


AAHAHAHAH! That fucking poster man. I'll have to get that one for my living room. That's class right there for ya. I'm not even gonna watch the trailer.

Jamie Holmes on Jun 29, 2015

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