THE GRANDMASTERS is a long-delayed Ip Man (叶问) biopic directed by Wong Kar-Wai’s (王家卫), starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai (梁朝伟) as the martial-arts master, co-stars Zhang Ziyi (章子怡), Song Hye-kyo (宋慧乔), and Chang Chen (张震).
Ip Man (Tony Leung) is a rich man extremely talented in martial arts, but he chooses to keep a low profile. One day he is trapped in this battleground so he has to use every means to get out of there. The masters are amazed by his abilities. Master Kung and his daughter Kung Yi (Ziyi) are amongst, and the latter is attracted to this newcomer. A high warlord originally from the North comes to Foshan. He has brought many masters with him to hide his true agenda. At the same battleground where Ip Man is trapped, he is suddenly assassinated by his own guard Yi Xian Tian.
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