The Legend of the Shadowless Sword
The Legend of the Shadowless Sword (2005)

The year is 927. After the prince of Balhae was assassinated, Lim, a former official, sends Yeon So-ha, a female warrior to escort Prince Dae Jeong-hyun from his 14-year exile back to Balhae, where he would ascend to the throne and restore… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: August 12, 2008
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

We're just given a pastiche of stories and devices we've seen done a million times over and with a better result...

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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...beyond the scenery, costumes, and landscapes, there isn't much more than the sword fighting, and that gets old fast.

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JY Skacto
Kim Young-jun brings a Wuxia style to Korea with <i>Shadowless Sword</i>.<p>With 110 minutes to showcase, the story has its small share of… More
Lewis C.
The Legend of the Shadowless Sword isn't as mesmerizing or as ambitious as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon or Hero, but it doesn't attempt to be.… More
xGary Xx
When an invading army assassinates the entire royal family of Balhae, a lone warrior is dispatched to locate an exiled prince and bring him back to unite the… More
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Lanning : )
A period Korean martial arts film, this is a nice attempt at contributing to the flashy sword-play genre that I've known all my life to come streaming… More
Dean McKenna
Amazing South Korean swordplay fight sequences I ever saw at the first time since Hong Kong's epic movies.