The Great Wall


1h 43m 2017

Brief Synopsis

When a mercenary warrior is imprisoned within The Great Wall, he discovers the mystery behind one of the greatest wonders of our world. As wave after wave of marauding beasts besiege the massive structure, his quest for fortune turns into a journey toward heroism as he joins a huge army of elite war

Film Details

Also Known As
Did?ioji Siena, Gran muralla, Grande Muraille, Grande Muralha, A, Great Wall, Kitajski zid, La Gran muralla, La Grande muraille, Nagy Fal, Untitled Great Wall Project, Veliki kineski zid, Velký Cínsky Múr, Wielki Mur
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2017
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
China

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Synopsis

When a mercenary warrior is imprisoned within The Great Wall, he discovers the mystery behind one of the greatest wonders of our world. As wave after wave of marauding beasts besiege the massive structure, his quest for fortune turns into a journey toward heroism as he joins a huge army of elite warriors to confront this unimaginable and seemingly unstoppable force.

Crew

Ashish N . Kukian

Visual Effects

Kevin Abercrombie

Stunts

Federico Abib

Digital Artist

Tsao Min Adrian

Digital Artist

Peter Afterman

Music Supervisor

Ritesh Aggarwal

Visual Effects

Ashwin Agrawal

Visual Effects Producer

Joel Ahie-drought

Art Department

Tanseer Ahmed

Digital Artist

Pati Ahsue

Casting

Himanshu Ajmera

Visual Effects

Noel Albornoz

Camera

Chris Alderton

Sound Mixer

Togrul Alekperov

Digital Artist

Sue Alexander

Camera

Daniil Alikov

Digital Artist

Alexandre Alin

Digital Artist

Manuel Almela

Visual Effects

Richard Almodovar

Visual Effects

William G. Ambrose

Stunts

Robert Amidon

Assistant

Cody Amos

Digital Artist

Bakshad Amrolia

Visual Effects

Rohan Anchan

Visual Effects

Dan Andersen

Visual Effects

Adam Anderson

Concept Artist

Arild Anfinnsen

Digital Artist

Beverley Ang

Digital Artist

Siau Yene Ang

Digital Artist

Laurence Anslow

Music Scoring Mixer

Christian Antolin

Illustrator

James Apted

Assistant Camera

Ashlen Aquila

Stunts

Tim Arbuckle

3-D Artist

Serge Archambault

Painter

Lonnie Armenta

Camera

Tessa Armstrong

Wardrobe

Vaughn Arnup

Visual Effects

Richard Athorne

Visual Effects

Chris Atkinson

Modelmaker

Chloe Aubry

Costume Designer

Marc Aubry

Digital Artist

Joshua Aufrance

Accounting Assistant

Jeffrey Ault

Props

Aymeric Aute

Digital Artist

Kwang Theng Aw

Digital Artist

Murat Ayasli

Visual Effects

Nor Azman

Digital Artist

Tigran Badalyan

Digital Artist

Mostafa Badran

Digital Artist

Seung Yeop Baek

Digital Artist

Nitin Kumar Bahl

Visual Effects

Darren Bailey

Lighting Technician

Tom Bailey

Music Scoring Mixer

Katharine Baird

Digital Artist

Andrew Baker

Concept Artist

Grace Baker

Costumes

Kevin Baker

Visual Effects

Michael Baker

Digital Artist

Mayur S Bandrekar

Visual Effects

Li Baoquan

Key Grip

Cassandra Barbour

Other

Aaron Barclay

Visual Effects

Cameron Barker

Sound Editor

Nicholas Barnes

Visual Effects

Russell Barnett

Costumes

Tom Barrett

Visual Effects Editor

Michel Barriere

Compositing Supervisor

Fernando Barrios

Rigging Grip

Alexis Barron

Stunt Coordinator

Christopher Barron

Sound Editor

Waldemar Bartkowiak

Digital Artist

Ryan Basa

Visual Effects

Sam Basset

Digital Artist

Yadeep Batala

Visual Effects

Jason Bath

Visual Effects

Ines Baumgartner

Visual Effects

Seerat Bawa

Visual Effects

Holly Beals

Production Manager

Dick Beckett

Location Manager

Randy Beckman

Stunts

Philip Beckner

Colorist

Alexandre Belbari

Digital Artist

Caroline Belisle

Digital Artist

Michael Bentitou

Digital Artist

Omer Benyamin

Music

Prabir Bera

Visual Effects

Drew Von Bergen

Production Assistant

Sylvain Berger

Digital Artist

Michel Bergeron

Digital Artist

Carlo Bernard

Screenplay

Kate Berry

Titles

Louise Bertrand

Visual Effects Producer

Jamie Beswarick

Concept Artist

Prashanth Bhagavan

Digital Artist

Sameer Bhoyar

Visual Effects

Thomas Biering

Visual Effects

Diao Bin

Best Boy Electric

Guo Bin

Digital Artist

Li Bin

Special Effects

Li Bin

Visual Effects

Liaon Bin

Assistant Director

Wan Bin

Visual Effects

Wang Jia Bin

Visual Effects

Zhou Bin

Digital Artist

Jack Binding

Visual Effects

Tang Bing Bing

Cg Supervisor

Ravinder Singh Bishnoi

Visual Effects

Jourdan S Biziou

Visual Effects

Pierre Blain

Digital Artist

Danielle Blake

Assistant Director

James Bleakley

Visual Effects

Wei Bo

Stunts

Sathish Kumar Bodicherla

Digital Artist

Jan Bohacek

Digital Artist

Jason Bohbot

Digital Artist

Bhargava Boini

Digital Artist

Jasin Boland

Still Photographer

Nicholas Bolden

Digital Artist

Satish Bolke

Visual Effects

Casey Boltz

Other

Billy Bonifield

Production Coordinator

Cedric Bonnaffoux

Digital Artist

Siksit Boonyodom

Digital Artist

Beau Borders

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jon Borland

Sound Effects Editor

Maryse Bouchard

Digital Artist

Mathieu Boudreau

Visual Effects

Jon Bowen

Digital Artist

Jason Bowers

Visual Effects

Gavin Boyle

Photography

Paul Braddock

Visual Effects

Kirstin Bradfield

Digital Artist

Sarah Brandt

Assistant

Jamie Branquinho

Sound Editor

Ben Breckenridge

3-D Animator

Patrick Brennan

Digital Artist

Phil Brennan

Visual Effects Supervisor

David Brickley

Visual Effects

Caroline Brien

Digital Artist

Stephane Brisson

Digital Artist

Jill Brooks

Visual Effects

Max Brooks

Story By

Andy Brown

Visual Effects

David Brown

Visual Effects

Francie Brown

Dialect Coach

Julie Brown

Visual Effects Coordinator

Tripp Brown

Digital Artist

Christine Brungard

Assistant

Martin Bruveris

Painter

Marc Brzezicki

Visual Effects

Izet Buco

Digital Artist

Sampath Budharam

Visual Effects

Romain Buignet

Digital Artist

Markus Burki

Digital Artist

Shanti Burn

Boom Operator

Richard Burnette

Adr

Tommy Burnette

Visual Effects

Brandon Bussinger

Visual Effects

Sean Byrne

Sound

Jacob Børsting

Visual Effects

Goncalo Cabaca

Digital Artist

Danny Caccavo

Sound

Jenny Caceres

Assistant Editor

Gem Ronn Cadiz

Digital Artist

Steve Cady

Digital Artist

Irene Cai

Visual Effects

Nicolas Caillier

Digital Artist

Brandon Campbell

Music

Bruce Campbell

Modelmaker

Huseyin Caner

Visual Effects

Jeff Capogreco

Visual Effects Supervisor

Jana Carboni

Makeup Artist

Luis Carrasco

Visual Effects

Owen Cartagena

Visual Effects

Federico Cascinelli

Digital Artist

Stephen Casey

Visual Effects

Ethan Casper

Visual Effects

Thomas Castellani

Visual Effects

Daniel Frade Castenada

Digital Artist

Maria Castillero-rubeo

Set Costumer

Joe Celli

Art Director

Julien Chabot

Digital Artist

Michael Chai

Accountant

Mamidanna B. Chaitanya

Digital Artist

Yasasvi Chalamcherla

Visual Effects

Fanny Chan

Digital Artist

Janice Chan

Digital Artist

Phui Yung Chan

Visual Effects

Stephanie Chan

Visual Effects

Franklin Chance

Digital Artist

Francois Chancrin

Digital Artist

James Chang

Visual Effects

Jerly Chang

Digital Artist

Liu Xiao Chang

Set Costumer

Thom Chang

Digital Artist

Wang Chang

Digital Artist

Sourisak Chanpaseuth

Painter

Fan Chao

Digital Artist

Jonathan Chao

Visual Effects

Film Details

Also Known As
Did?ioji Siena, Gran muralla, Grande Muraille, Grande Muralha, A, Great Wall, Kitajski zid, La Gran muralla, La Grande muraille, Nagy Fal, Untitled Great Wall Project, Veliki kineski zid, Velký Cínsky Múr, Wielki Mur
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2017
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
China

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Shooting with the new Arri Alexa 65 camera, a large-format 6K resolution 65 mm digital camera.

Wide Release in United States February 17, 2017

Ed Zwick previously attached to direct.

Henry Cavill and Benjamin Walker were previously attached to star.

Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick were previously attached to produce.

Bryan Cranston was previously in negotiations to star.

Project was previously being developed at Warner Bros.

The first announced project for Legendary East.

Project marks English-language debut for director Zhang Yimou.

Released in United States on Video May 23, 2017

No filming occurred on the actual Great Wall. The production built an elaborate prop wall in the eastern Chinese city of Qingdao, and also shot on 28 sets in Beijing.

Released in United States on Video May 23, 2017

Wide Release in United States February 17, 2017