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The Emperor Motion Pictures new film OPERATION RED SEA has been slated for a February 12 2018, Lunar New Year's Day, official Mainland release. Its Hong Kong release is scheduled for March. This time 90% of the film's large scale scenes were shot on actual locations in Morocco with over 1,000 local actors. In accordance to director Dante Lam Chiu Yin's "actual location production, absolutely no set construction" principle, during the shoot Lam Chiu Yin in pursuit of perfection commanded the positions in the smoke from explosions and directed battle vehicle traffic. Afterward the cast dubbed him the film's "Best Actor".
This film thanks to the full support of the Chinese navy had battleship, armored vehicles, tanks, helicopters and other actual military equipment. The military equipment budget was already 200 million RMB!