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The Wong Kar Wai directed, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Zhang Ziyi, Zhao Benshan, Chang Chen, Song Hye-Kyo, Xiao Shenyang starred THE GRANDMASTERS (YUT DOI JUNG SI) after over ten years since its production start announcement yesterday finally announced its Christmas release on December 18. The film THE GRANDMASTERS also launched its official microblog with 1218 special design collector's edition "GRANDMASTERS INVITATIONS" for viewers.
From the invitation photos, the design was very elegant. The envelop had the words "GRANDMASTERS INVITATION" and stamps from the Republic era on the front and on the back was THE GRANDMASTERS limited edition commemorative stamp with postmarks from Kowloon Hong Kong, Foshan Guangdong, Peking, Fengtian and other locations. The "Grandmaster Invitation" notified everyone that the film will open on December 18 2012. Also included were photos of the Tony Leung Chiu Wai version Ip Man.
THE GRANDMASTERS while announcing its release date also revealed a Leung Chiu Wai version Ip Man master and disciples photo. In the photo Leung Chiu Wai was dressed in black and sat straight in the middle of a group of students. From the time and the title that said Wing Tsun lineage Hong Kong visit master and disciples photo, Ip Man at this time has already experienced a lifetime of rises and falls as he opened a school in Hong Kong and recruited disciples.