The first trailer for “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny” is full of epic stunts, sword fights and martial arts.
The sequel to the 2000 box office hit that won four Oscarstells the story of lost love, young love and redemption as it follows the fight to keeps a great warrior’s sword from the hands of an evil warlord.
Directed by martial arts choreographer and director Yuen Wo-Ping (The Matrix Trilogy, “Kill Bill”), it stars Michelle Yeoh as Yu Shu-Lien and Donnie Yen as Silent Wolf. Other cast members are Harry Shum Jr., Jason Scott Lee, Roger Yuan, Eugenia Yuan and Natasha Liu Bordizzo.
Based on the acclaimed novel, “Iron Night, Silver Vase,” by Wang Dulu and written by John Fusco, the Netflix movie is produced by Harvey Weinstein, Peter Berg and Sarah Aubrey, and executive produced by Morten Tyldum, Ralph Winter, Anthony Wong and Bey Logan.
The film debuts Feb. 26 on the streaming service.