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The Founding of an Army is a Chinese historical film. Produced by Han Sanping and directed by Andrew Lau, it is the third installment of the trilogy called Founding of New China after The Founding of a Republic (2009) and The Founding of a Party (2011). The film features a star-studded cast of Chinese actors.[3] It was released on July 28, 2017 to mark the 90th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army

  1. Andrew Lau


Top Billed Cast

  1. Liu Ye

    Liu Ye

    Mao Zedong

  2. Zhu Yawen

    Zhu Yawen

    Zhou Enlai

  3. Huang Zhizhong

    Huang Zhizhong

    Zhu De

  4. Chen Xiao

    Chen Xiao

    Ren Bishi

  5. Wang Jingchun

    Wang Jingchun

    He Long

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The Founding Of An Army
The Founding Of An Army



Original Title 建军大业

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 1, 2017


Original Language Chinese

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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