Asura, an epic fantasy film, is opening in Chinese theatres today. With a budget of $100 million, it is China’s most expensive production to date. Peng Zhang’s debut directorial effort is set in Asura, the dimension of pure desire according to ancient Buddhist mythology. The mythical realm is threatened by a coup from a lower heavenly kingdom and the story follows from there.

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For now, the movie is only being released in China, discover its teaser and trailer below :