TheWeinstein Company (TWC) has picked up all English-speaking territories toWilson Yip's martial arts action thriller Dragon Tiger Gate.
Basedon a well known Hong Kong comic book The Gate Of Dragon And Tiger, the picture follows three young martial arts masters fromthe back streets of Hong Kong who team up to fight injustice.
DonnieYen choreographed the fight sequences and stars alongside Nicholas Tse, ShawnYue, Dong Jie and Li Xiao-ran. Raymond Wong and Nansun Shi produced.
Thepicture was shot in Hengdian, China, and will be released in Hong Kong on Jul28.
BeyLogan, vice president of Asian acquisitions and co-productions for TheWeinstein Company, brought the title to the company.
TWCexecutive vice president of business and legal affairs Barry Littman negotiatedthe deal with Nansun Shi and Virginia Leung of Mandarin Films Distribution andHoward Frumes of Alexander, Nau, Lawrence, Frumes & Labowitz on behalf ofMandarin Films Distribution.
Liz Shackleton in Hong Kong contributed to this article