Original Australian One Sheet Movie Poster House Of Flying Daggers
House of Flying Daggers is a 2004 wuxia romance film directed by Zhang Yimou and starring Andy Lau, Zhang Ziyi and Takeshi Kaneshiro. Unlike other wuxia films, it is more of a love story than purely a martial arts film. The film reportedly received a 20-minute standing ovation at its Cannes Film Festival premiere and went onto receive widespread critical acclaim. The film grossed $11,050,094 at the United States box office, and then went on to significantly perform in the home video market in the United States. House of Flying Daggers also received a nomination for the 2004's Academy Award for Best Cinematography.