NTSC/Region 0. Director Feng Xiaogang's epic tale of turmoil in the 10th century which stars Zhang Zihyi, Daniel Wu and You Ge. In this film, Empress Wan, whose kindgome is on the verge of a revolution, looks upon her stepson Prince Wu Luan with the eyes of a forbidden lover. When the Emperor dies an suddenly and his younger brother LI ascends to the throne, Empress Wan marries the newly appointed sovereign as a means of both protecting her beloved Wu Lan and cementing her position within the royal court. When assassins dispatched by Emperor LI fail in their attempt to silence Wu Luan and his majesty subsequently announces a lavish banquet, Empress Wan and Wu Luan realize that the time has finally come for them to take action against the murderous despot.