Deals for 'Storm Warriors' roll in
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CANNES -- Hong Kong's Universe International has inked a cluster of deals on its upcoming "The Storm Warriors," a "300"-style martial arts actioner that stars Aaron Kwok, Ekin Cheng, Nicholas Tse, Charlene Choi, Simon Yam and Tang Yan.
The film was sold to Yega Films for South Korea, to Splendid for Germany and Benelux and to Vendetta for Australia and New Zealand.
The picture is directed by the Pang brothers (Danny and Oxide), who previously delivered "Bangkok Dangerous" and "The Eye."
Yega and Vendetta have committed to joining in the picture's day and date Asian regional release on Dec. 17.