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Rated: 18+ (R)19982h 42mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Royalty Political Country: China 
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In pre-unified China, the King of Qin sends his concubine to a rival kingdom to produce an assassin for a political plot, but as the king's cruelty mounts she finds her loyalty faltering.The Emperor and the Assassin featuring Gong Li and Zhang Fengyi is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 3 others. It's a drama and history movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 81% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (5,740 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#7,974 Ranked Movie

#172 Ranked in Royalty Movies

#629 Ranked in Political Movies

#728 Ranked in History Movies

The Emperor and the Assassin has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 81% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (5,740 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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