Emperor's LET THE BULLETS FLY after almost a month in release in the Mainland headed toward 700 million at the box office. Director Jiang Wen and actors Chow Yun Fat, Ge You, Carina Lau Ka Ling, Zhou Yun were all very excited and wished for the box office to continue to climb.
Emperor film LET THE BULLETS FLY held several advanced screenings before its official release. One was for university students and even arranged for a secret appearance by director Jiang Wen after the show as a pleasant surprise for the audience. LET was over 2 hours long. During the screening laughter was endless from the audience. After the film thunderous applause broke out. When the host invited director Jiang Wen to meet the university student viewers. The entire venue cheered with excitement and everyone was extremely pleased. Jiang Wen thanked everyone for enjoying their films. The host after chatting with Jiang Wen for awhile asked the students to ask Director Jiang questions. The response was overwhelming as everyone raised their hands for a chance to converse with Director Jiang directly. Director Jiang and the university students chatted and laughed with exchanges. Some university students called him his nickname in the film "Boss" and encouraged him to keep going.