DirectorEric Tsang, Hung Yan-yan Release date9 June 2013 (2013-06-09) GenresAction Film, Adventure Film CastHung Yan Yan, Felix Wong (Tie Yun), Eric Tsang (Boss), Max Mok Siu-Chung, Ray Lui (King Qin), Guo Tao (Liu Aotian) Similar moviesGolgo 13: Kowloon Assignment, Salt, You Only Live Twice, From Russia With Love, John Wick, The Man with the Golden Gun
Retired revolutionaries living a peaceful life display their heroism once again when they battle for the dignity of their country.
7 Assassins (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: ) is a 2013 Chinese-Hong Kong martial arts action film directed by Hung Yan-yan and starring an ensemble cast. Producer and star Eric Tsang states this film pays tribute to the Golden Generation of the movie industry.
7 Assassins is a new martial arts movie which delivers a great cast which see Shaw Brothers legends Kara Hui and Ti Lung back on screen... When social unrest plagues a Kingdom in ancient China, the Imperial Court collects stockpiles of gold from local governments to expand the royal army. However, the gold is robbed while in transport. In a desperate move to retrieve the stolen treasure, elite royal guards are sent on a mission to go after the gold but soon find out they are not the only ones in pursuit of it.
Boss Cat (Eric Tsang) is a warrior who had participated in the Boxer Rebellion. Cat is responsible for guarding Huang Jin Xia town, which have gathered many revolutionaries around China. There, they do not discuss about revolution nor care about politics and lead peaceful lives there. Sai Lim (Gigi Leung), a woman who was rescued by Cat, is oblivious that years ago, Cat not only rescued her and her child, he also rescued her heart.
Revolutionary Tit Wan (Felix Wong) and his like-minded comrades raid a dessert and smuggle gold there, preparing to purchase firearms for another uprising. During their way, they were ambushed by Moon Tin Hung (Ni Hong Jie), the Prince of Pok Yee Kak. During the critical moment, they were fortunately rescued by the sincere official Prefect Cheuk (Ti Lung). Cheuk is visionary and believes that fate the country lies on Tit. Cheuk arranges Tit to Huang Jin Xia to meet the heroic Boss Cat. But with the arrival of Tit, Huang Jin Xias peaceful environment was broken, and the retired revolutionaries once again display their heroism and fight for the dignity of the country.
Eric Tsang as Boss Cat (???)
Felix Wong as Tit Wan (??)
Gigi Leung as Sai Lim (??)
Ray Lui as Prince (??)
Max Mok as Mo Pak (??)
Simon Yam as Wu (??)
Kara Hui as Wus wife (??)
Guo Tao as Lau Ngo Tin (???)
Hung Yan-yan as Mo Sau (??)
Michael Wong as Peter Fong (???)
Waise Lee as Officer Wong (???)
Ni Hong Jie as Moon Tin Hung (???)
Well Lee as On Lok (??)
Yu Oh-seong as Mo Chung Ngak (???)
Ti Lung as Prefect Cheuk (???)
Rose Chan as Lau Sui (??)
Song Xiao Bao as Hoi Tat (??)
Power Chan as Yip (??)
Bryan Leung as Chan (??)
Michael Tong as Tong Lung (??)
Shaun Tam as Shek Kan (??)
Guo Jiu Long as Master Chat (???)
Ben Ng as Nam (??)
Ellen Chan as Sister Sai Sze (???)
Tony Liu as Revolutionary (??)
Chen Kuan-tai as Revolutionary (??)
Lawrence Ng as Revolutionary (??)
Mars as Revolutionary (??)
Fung Hak On as Revolutionary (??)
Cheung Kwok Keung as Revolutionary (??)
Jason Pai as Revolutionary (??)
Cherie Chan as Revolutionary (??)
Ken Lo as Adjutant (??)
Dick Wei as Adjutant (??)
Eric Tsang directed 7 Assassins and appears in Bodyguards and Assassins. Ti Lung appears in 7 Assassins and Ten Tigers from Kwangtung. Eric Tsang directed 7 Assassins and appears in Hitman. Hung Yan-yan directed 7 Assassins and appears in Martial Arts of Shaolin. Once Upon a Time in China (1991).