"Swordsmen of Double Flag Town"
Directed by He Ping
grand drama of honor and revenge plays out in a Chinese version of the
American West in this action-packed martial arts number from the director
of Red Firecracker, Green Firecracker. After learning of his
arranged marriage at his father's deathbed, a young swordsman travels to
Double Flag Town to find his promised bride. When ruthless bandits attempt
to rape the woman and kill her father, the swordsman faces off against the
attackers in a violent confrontation, which provokes the wrath of the
Lethal Swordsman. Winner of the Critics Award at the Berlin International
Film Festival. Also known as The Bride of a Young Swordsman. In
Mandarin with English subtitles.