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Tong que tai (2012)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $8,264,881Details
Worldwide Box Office $8,264,881
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During the Three Kingdoms period, Cao Cao stands as the last pillar of power preventing the collapse of the Han throne. Emperor Xian, who sits on that throne, cares more about music and poems than his own power. But behind the Emperor’s disinterest, rumors that Cao Cao wants the throne for himself have driven Emperor Xian to plot Cao Cao’s assassination, a plan that’s been years in the making. An ancient prophecy states that when the four elemental start to align, a new dynasty will arise, and in 221 A.D., they do. With the weakened government and impending omen, Cao Cao has enemies everywhere, and they all want him dead. Someone has been abducting the children of Cao Cao’s dead enemies and training them to be assassins. In 221, they are grown, and sent to infiltrate Bronze Sparrow Tower. When the four stars align over Bronze Sparrow Tower, the struggle for Cao Cao’s life begins …


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time International Box Office (Rank 3,901-4,000) 3,952 $8,264,881
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,701-6,800) 6,798 $8,264,881

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Movie Details

International Releases: September 27th, 2012 (Wide) (Singapore)
September 27th, 2012 (Wide) (Thailand)
September 28th, 2012 (Wide) (Hong Kong)
October 4th, 2012 (Wide) (Malaysia)
October 18th, 2012 (Wide) (South Korea)
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Video Release: January 8th, 2013 by Well Go USA Video, released as The Assassins
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Countries: China


Liu Yifei   
Hiroshi Tamaki   

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Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Hong Kong 9/28/2012 $61,715 22 22 46 $193,091 12/12/2015
Malaysia 10/4/2012 $52,040 24 24 56 $112,459 12/12/2015
Singapore 9/27/2012 $221,553 25 25 75 $503,520 12/12/2015
South Korea 10/18/2012 $256,249 227 227 227 $316,578 12/12/2015
Thailand 9/27/2012 $40,525 26 26 47 $79,921 12/12/2015
Rest of World $7,059,312
International Total$8,264,881 12/12/2015

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