Taken from her family as a child and trained in the deadliest of martial arts by a mysterious nun, Nie Yinniang (Shu Qi) has grown up to become an expert killer, yet is plagued by sympathy for her victims. When she is sent to her former home province and ordered to eliminate the local military leader─who is the cousin she would have been betrothed to─Nie is torn between her heart and her duty. Thrilling and sumptuous "wuxia" actioner also stars Chang Chen, Zhou Yun. 105 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Cantonese; Subtitles: English, French, Chinese; featurette; more. In Cantonese with English subtitles.