Though Wu-Tang Clan veteran RZA's stamp is all over this adventure as director, co-writer and co-star, the influence of earlier films with similar plots also is evident. The son (Rick Yune, "Die Another Day") of a murdered leader in 19th-century China sets out on a revenge mission that eventually collides with the hunt for a stolen treasure in gold.
Russell Crowe is the biggest star on hand, sporting the excellent name Jack Knife here. Lucy Liu, David Bautista, Jamie Chung and Pam Grier also are involved in the martial-arts-packed mayhem. DVD extras: "making-of" documentaries; deleted scenes. *** (R and unrated versions: AS, P, GV) (Also on Blu-ray and On Demand)
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