"Prepare your eyes for popping," in this "martial-arts fireball that throws in a lyrical love story, head-spinning fights and dazzling entertainment" (A.O. Scott, New York Times).
Mei is an exotic, beautiful blind dancer, associated with a dangerous revolutionary gang, known as The House Of Flying Daggers. Captured by officers of the decadent Targ Dynasty, Mei finds herself both threatened - and attracted - to the most unusual circumstances. Here, her heart and loyalties battle each other, amid warriors in the treetops and dazzling combat - the likes of which have never before been seen!