"Demons suffer in hell ... gods rule in heaven ... and men stride the earth" in Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal, a new fantasy film from China. We have no idea what's going on here, story-wise, but there is so much eye candy in this trailer: Epic wire stunts! Fiery arrows! Shape shifting! CG beasts! Costumes to die for!
Plot? Who cares when everything looks this pretty? But for those who need a little something more — and the presence of dreamboat stars Chen Kun and Li Bingbing, or the talents of cinematographer Peter Pau (an Oscar winner for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) aren't enough — here's a little more background from the Hollywood Reporter:
Shot in various scenic locations in China, Zhong Kui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal tells the story of legendary Chinese anti-hero Zhong Kui, a young man endowed with mysterious powers who is forced into a battle among the realms of Heaven, Earth and Hell in the course of his attempt to save his countrymen and the woman he loves.
Oh, and it's 3D, to boot. SOLD.