In the first deal of its kind, a sequel to the 2000 film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon will be released on Netflix and in select IMAX theaters simultaneously.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend will feature returning stars Michelle Yeoh and Donnie Yen, as well as Glee's Harry Shum Jr. It will tell a story of lost love, young love and a legendary sword during an epic martial arts battle between good and evil that will decide the fate of the Martial World.
This marks Netflix's first foray into original films, but the streaming service revealed Monday that Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend is only the first of several major films that will be available on Netflix the same day as their respective international IMAX releases.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend will be released on Netflix and in IMAX Aug. 28, 2015. Are you excited?
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