Gong Shou Dao
|Gong Shou Dao|
|Mandarin||Gōng Shǒu Dào|
|Directed by||Wen Zhang|
|Produced by||Jet Li|
|Written by||Wen Zhang|
Natasha Liu Bordizzo
Gong Shou Dao (Chinese: 功守道) is a 2017 Chinese kung fu short film directed by Wen Zhang and produced by Jet Li. The film stars Jack Ma, Jet Li, Donnie Yen, Wu Jing, Tony Jaa, Jacky Heung, Asashōryū Akinori, Zou Shiming, and Natasha Liu Bordizzo. The film was released on November 11, 2017, during the Double 11 Shopping Carnival.
One day, Master Ma is walking down the street, suddenly he sees the words "Huashan Sect" (华山派) hiding between the green grass. He closes his eyes and hence the duel with different martial arts masters begins.
- Jack Ma as Master Ma
- Jet Li as Old Monk
- Donnie Yen as Master Yen
- Wu Jing as Master Jing
- Tony Jaa as Master Jaa
- Jacky Heung as Master Zuo
- Asashōryū Akinori as Master Long
- Zou Shiming as Master Zou
- Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Master Yu
- Tong Dawei as Policeman Tong
- Huang Xiaoming as Policeman Ming
- Li Chen as Policeman Chen
- Shao Xiaofeng as Police Inspector
The theme song Feng Qing Yang (《风清扬》) is sung by singer Faye Wong and Jack Ma. The song’s title Feng Qing Yang is the name of a top martial artist in another one of Louis Cha's wuxia novels, The Smiling, Proud Wanderer.
On October 28, 2017, Jack Ma released a poster in his Sina Weibo. The movie was released in China on November 11, 2017 and was watched 170 million times online in a couple months, according to Alibaba.
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