In a kingdom ruled by a young and unpredictable king, the military commander has a secret weapon: a shadow, a look-alike who can fool both his enemies and the King himself. Now he must use this weapon in an intricate plan that will lead his people to victory in a war that the King does not want.

  1. Zhang Yimou

    Director, Writer

  2. Li Wei


Top Billed Cast

  1. Deng Chao

    Deng Chao

    Commander Zi Yu / Jing Zhou

  2. Sun Li

    Madam Xiao Ai (Wife of Commander Yu)

  3. Ryan Zheng Kai

    Ryan Zheng Kai

    Pei Liang - The King of Pei

  4. Guan Xiaotong

    Guan Xiaotong

    Qing Ping - The Princess of Pei (The King's sister)

  5. Wang Qian-Yuan

    Wang Qian-Yuan

    Captain Tian Zhan

Full Cast & Crew



Original Title

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 3, 2019
    Theatrical (limited)


Original Language Chinese

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget $44,000,000.00

Revenue -



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