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The Longest Day in Chang'an (2019)
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The Longest Day in Chang'an (2019)
Original name: 长安十二时辰
Genre: Action, Crime, History, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Chang'an. The city of Eternal Peace. China's ancient imperial capital and the world's most magnificent metropolis. Its treasures and wealth are now under siege from a mysterious army. In 24 hours the enemies will launch a devastating attack. While the nobles panic and flee, the city's most notorious criminal will be its savior!
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: chinese emperor, royal court, conspiracy, political conspiracy, power struggle, security, royal palace, protector, unlikely hero, palace intrigue, martial arts, fight, battles, teamwork, master warrior, fighting crime, showdown, combat, unlikely friendships, prison, prince, police, investigation, harem, mistress ...
Time: 8th century
Place: ancient china

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Joy of Life (2019)
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