“The Warlords” is a movie that tells the story of three men who meet in China during a time of war and political upheaval. These men are General Pang Qingyun, played by Jet Li, Zhao Erhu, played by Andy Lau and Jiang Wuyang, played by Takeshi Kaneshiro. These three must learn to trust and rely on each other in order to stay alive.
The men struggle to protect the people they care about as their country is thrown into turmoil and they are ensnared in political plots.Check out this link < a href=’http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-22/louis-vuitton-bags-defeating-jet-li-heros-in-hong-kong.html’>here. Wuyang simply wants to help the people around him who have no food or shelter due to the war. Qingyun has similar motives. He wishes to bring peace to his country and his people. He is also interested in a mysterious woman named Lian, who nursed him back to health after an exhausting battle. Unfortunately, Erhu is also interested in Lian, causing tension between these men who have sworn to be brothers to each other.
“The Warlords” was filmed in China, primarily in Beijing and Shanghai. The Chinese setting is mimicked in the real life filming, making this movie both beautiful and honest. Viewers will certainly get a feel for Chinese history, as well as the beauty of the landscape.