The Taking Of Tiger Mountain
Director: Tsui Hark
Starring: Zhang Hanyu/Tony Leung Ka-fai/Lin Gengxin/Yu Nan/Tong Liya
Release Date: December 24th, 2014(Chinese Mainland)
Adapted from the well-known Chinese novel "Tracks in the Snowy Forest" with the plot set in Northeastern China, the film is a battle of wits between a small military unit and the ruthless heavy-armed bandits during the civil war era of 1940s. It revolves a soldier who went undercover and led the successful takedown of a gang of bandits.
"Tracks in the Snowy Forest" is a popular novel written by Qu Bo. The story was previously adapted for the big screen in 1970, but has also been portrayed in Chinese opera, television series and radio shows.