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Zhang Yimous Shadow: An Elegant Merging of Wuxia and Film Noir

Zhang Yimou's 'Shadow': An Elegant Merging of Wuxia and Film Noir

Deng Chao plays both men as flipsides of the same coin - the commander is a dark, craven underworld creature with his injury His shadow is a doomed pauper trained from childhood to be his exact double and decoy for would-be assassins The story takes on shades of Film Noir where the shadow is a[...]