Set in the manikin province of Manchukuo during the 1930s, the film follows four Communist faction specialists who return to China in the wake of getting prepared in the Soviet Union. Together, they set out on a mysterious mission code-named “Utrennya”. In the wake of being sold out by a double-crosser, the group ends up encompassed by dangers on all sides from the second they drop into the mission. Will the specialists break the stalemate and complete their central goal? On the blanketed grounds of Manchukuo, the group will be tried as far as possible.
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This kind of simple pursue story (co-adjusted by Quan Yongxian and Zhang) is however tireless as it seems to be troubling: characters’ histories are gotten into asides during in any case insignificant discourse trades, and there are a couple of seconds of strain calming humor. I’m not totally persuaded that there’s another side to “Precipice Walkers” underneath its dazzling, smooth surfaces. However, perhaps there shouldn’t be, not when Zhang and his teammates appear to have achieved all that they set off to.
In truth, you may expect more from this intriguing period of dramatization. However, the producers of “Bluff Walkers” seldom give watchers sufficient opportunity to deal with what they’re checking out since such a large amount of Yongxian’s situation is tied in with moving characters starting with one spot then onto the next.
Yongxian’s story isn’t close to home, since it’s eventually about suffering and utilitarian selflessness. These superhuman qualities are foregrounded when the Chinese government operatives crash-land in a cold Manchukuo timberland. They split into two groups, promptly disconnecting themselves from their significant others to guarantee that they’re just pondering their main goal.