Lionsgate will release “Dragon Blade,” an action-film that stars Jackie Chan, John Cusack and Academy Award winner Adrien Brody, in theaters and On Demand on September 4th. The english-dubbed Blu-Ray edition is also available through online retailers.
The film was already a terrific success this year in its native China, and now “Dragon Blade” is coming to the West. The film features the fight for the Silk Road when East and West collide.
When corrupt Roman leader Tiberius (Adrien Brody) arrives with a giant army to claim the Silk Road, Huo An (Jackie Chan) and his group of trained warriors teams up with an elite legion of defected Roman soldiers led by General Lucius (John Cusack) to maintain the delicate balance of power in the region. To protect his country and his new friends, Huo An gathers the warriors of thirty-six ethnic nations together to fight Tiberius in an incredible epic battle. The film is written and directed by Daniel Lee (“Black Mask”) and produced by Jackie Chan and Susanna Tsang.
Lionsgate Premiere, Grindstone Entertainment Group, Sparkle Roll Media Corporation, Huay Brothers Media Corporation, Shanghai Film Group Co., Ltd. ad Sparkle Roll Culture & Entertainment Development Ltd. are presenting the film in association with Home Media. Also presenting the film are Entertainment Fund, Shenzhen Tencent Video Culture Communication Ltd., China Film & TV Capital, Alibaba (China) Co., Ltd. andYu Le Bao, a Visualizer Film production in collaboration with Fable House.
“Dragon Blade” will be released by Lionsgate Premiere in theaters and On Demand on September 4th.