Dragon Blade is an upcoming Historical fiction action film written and directed by Daniel Lee and starring Jackie Chan. In the film, Chan will play Huo An, the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions during the Han Dynasty.
Dragon Blade is filmed at a budget of US$65 million, a record breaking budget for a Chinese film. The movies features stars from China, South Korea, and the United States to produce. The stars includes John Cusack, Adrien Brody, Jackie Chan, Sharni Vinson, Peng Lin and Si Won Choi.
The film has been substantially pre-sold within Asia. Distributors on board include Long Shong (for Taiwan), Joy N Contents (South Korea), Encore (Singapore), Mono Film (Thailand), Prima Cinema (Indonesia), GSC Movies (Malaysia, Brunei, Vietnam, Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia.)
It has been announced that Dragon Blade, is scheduled to open on the 2015 Chinese New Year’s Day (19th Feb) across Asia