From:The Straits Timesposted on 9 July at 6:39 PM
9 July at 6:39 PM

John Woo starts filming new movie The Crossing in Beijing

John Woo has started filming his new movie The Crossing, reported Jayne Stars.

Filming got underway in Beijing on July 6, when the press snapped shots of actor Takeshi Kaneshiro on set.

Other than the 39-year-old actor, Zhang Ziyi, Huang Xiaoming, Tong Dawei, Song Hye Kyo, Masami Nagasawa, Yang Guimei, Jack Kao and Bowie Lam will also star.

According to Jayne Stars, the movie will tell the story of three couples who flee from China to Taiwan in the revolutionary year of 1949.

Like his 2008 and 2009 epics Red Cliff, the movie will be released in two parts.

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