The Thousand Faces of Dunjia

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The Thousand Faces of Dunjia
The Thousand Faces of Dunjia - 奇門遁甲.jpg
Film poster
Directed byYuen Woo-ping
Screenplay byTsui Hark
Produced byNansun Shi
Wei Junzi
Huang Yonghui
StarringDa Peng
Ni Ni
Aarif Lee
Zhou Dongyu
Wu Bai
Le Vision Pictures
Acme Image
Beijing Jinhui Yinghua Entertainment
Star Century Picture
Distributed byAeon Pix Studios ( Russia )
Release date
  • December 15, 2017 (2017-12-15)

The Thousand Faces of Dunjia (Chinese: 奇門遁甲) is a 2017 Chinese fantasy-wuxia film directed by Yuen Woo-ping; scripted and produced by Tsui Hark. It is a remake of Yuen's 1982 film The Miracle Fighters. The film stars Da Peng, Aarif Lee, Ni Ni, Wu Bai, and Zhou Dongyu. It was released in China on December 15, 2017.[1][2][3]


The film follows a group of swordsmen's adventures to secretly protect humankind by hunting some mysterious creatures from the outer space.


Awards and nominations[edit]

Awards Category Nominee Results Ref.
12th Asian Film Awards Best Action Film The Thousand Faces of Dunjia Nominated [5][6]
Best Costume Design Nominated
Best Visual Effects Nominated
37th Hong Kong Film Awards Best Action Choreography Yuen Cheung-yan, Yuen Shun-yi Nominated [7]
Best Visual Effects Jang Seong-ho, Park Young-soo, Son Oh-young Nominated


  1. ^ "徐克监制《奇门遁甲》发海报,明年10.1上映 - 猫眼电影 - 一网打尽好电影". Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  2. ^ 张锐. "Twenty most anticipated Chinese films in 2017 -". Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  3. ^ 顾馨. "Tsui Hark's new film to be screened in December - Culture -". Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  4. ^ "The Thousand Faces of Dunjia (2017) - IMDb". IMDb.
  5. ^ "Asian Film Awards 2018 nominations". South China Morning Post. January 11, 2018.
  6. ^ "Asian Film Awards: 'Youth' Wins Top Prize From 'Demon Cat'". Variety. March 17, 2018.
  7. ^ "Hong Kong Film Awards nominations 2018: Ann Hui's Our Time Will Come leads race with 11 nods". South China Morning Post. February 6, 2018.

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