Zhang Yimou Armed With “Three Guns”

Zhang Yimou (“Hero,” “Raise the Red Lantern”) is set to work on his next feature “Amazing Tales – Three Guns” reports Variety.

The two-part film, one a suspense thriller and the other a comedy, will star Sun Honglei, Ni Dahong, Xiao Shenyang and Wang Xiaohua.

Yimou’s last film was 2006’s “Curse of the Golden Flower”, and he orchestrated last year’s Olympics Opening Ceremony.

Filming kicks off in Gansu province in June.