Watch: New International Trailer for John Woo's Epic 'The Crossing'
by Ethan Anderton
November 20, 2014
Earlier this fall, we got a good look at John Woo's two-part romantic epic The Crossing starring Zhang Ziyi, Song Hye-kyo and more. We're still waiting to hear when the films will arrive in the United States, but the first part of this sprawling love story arrives on December 2nd in China, so one more international trailer has just surfaced. This looks like a truly massive undertaking for Woo, like a mix of Atonement and Titanic with some Saving Private Ryan thrown in there too. Is there a chance we'll see the first part of this film as one of the nominees for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars next year? It certainly looks like it. Watch!
Here's the new international trailer for John Woo's The Crossing (via SlashFilm):
Watch the first international teaser trailer for John Woo's The Crossing right here.
The Crossing is a two-part film directed by John Woo (Red Cliff, Windtalkers, Face/Off, Broken Arrow) and written by Hui-Ling Wang (Lust, Caution). The film follows intertwining love stories between three couples who make a fateful voyage on a ship fleeing China to Taiwan in the heart of revolutionary China in 1949. Zhang Ziyi, Song Hye-kyo, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Huang Xiaoming, Bowie Lam, Tong Dawei and Masami Nagasawa all star in the film with the first part hitting theaters in China on December 2nd and the second part arriving in May 2015. There's no word yet on when the film might hit theaters in the United States.
Looks stunning. Woo is a master of beautiful imaging.
Nash on Nov 20, 2014
Cool seeing a Korean actor in there. I always hearing them (Koreans) speaking Mandarin, they speak it so nicely.
DAVIDPD on Nov 20, 2014
Damn, and here I was hoping this was going to be a new heroic bloodshed film.
John Doe on Nov 20, 2014
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