The 1911 Revolution 《辛亥革命》
Title: The 1911 Revolution 《辛亥革命》
Cast: Jackie Chan, Li Bing Bing, Winston Chao, Jaycee Chan, Hu Ge, Jing Ning, Wu Jiang, Joan Chen Chong
Director: Jackie Chan, Li Bing Bing, Winston Chao, Jaycee Chan, Hu Ge, Jing Ning, Wu Jiang, Joan Chen Chong
Producer: Guoqing Gu, Bin Guo, Peter Lam, Lijuan Liu
Scriptwriter: Xingdong Wang, Baoguang Chen
Production Company: Beijing Alnair Cuture & Media, Changchun Film Studio, China City Construction, Hebei Broadcasting Film & TV, Hebei Film Studio, Huaxia Film Distribution Company, Jackie & JJ Productions, Jackie Chan International Cinema Culture Holdings, Media Asia Films, Shanghai Film Studio, Xiaoxiang Film Studio
Genre: Historical Drama, Action, Adventure
Release Date: 29 September 2011
A historical drama based on the founding of the Republic of China when nationalist forces led by Sun Yat-sen overthrew the Qing Dynasty.
The story closely follows key events of the Xinhai Revolution, with focus on Huang Xing and Sun Yat-sen. It begins with the Wuchang Uprising of 1911 and follows through historical events such as the Second Guangzhou Uprising on 27 April 1911, the deaths of the 72 martyrs, the election of Sun Yat-sen as the provisional president of the new Provisional Republic of China, the abdication of the last Qing dynasty emperor Puyi on 12 February 1912, and Yuan Shikai becoming the new provisional president in Beijing on 10 March 1912.