Brotherhood of Blades (2014) is a Chinese action period wuxia (martial hero) film directed by Lu Yang who was also the director of The Spectacular Theatre (2010). Starring in the film are Cecilia Liu and Chang Chen. The script was also written by Lu Yang and Chen Shu.
Brotherhood of Blades (2014) is a period movie that takes place at the end of the Ming Dynasty in Beijing in AD 1627. The 3 main characters are all elite Jinyiwei guards for the palace. One of their fellow guardsmen becomes a criminal. His former companions must forget that they are comrades and they must pursue and apprehend him. But something is not right and it may be possible that they are being lured into a larger conspiracy against their emperor.
Brotherhood of Blades 2014 was released in China on August 7, 2014
Brotherhood of Blades (2014) was shown at the Busan International Film Festival in Haeundae-gu, Busan, South Korea, October 2-11, 2014.