Download Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is a 2021 American superhero movie based on Marvel Comics with the character Shang-Chi. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the 25th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
The film was directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, from a script he wrote with Dave Callaham and Andrew Lanham, and stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi alongside Awkwafina, Meng’er Zhang, Fala Chen, Florian Munteanu, Benedict Wong. , Michelle Yeoh, Ben. Kingsley and Tony Leung.
In the film, Shang-Chi is forced to confront his past when his father Wenwu (Leung), the leader of the Ten Rings organization, takes Shang-Chi and his sister Xialing (Zhang). in search of a mythical village.
A film based on Shang-Chi went into development in 2001, but work didn’t start in earnest until December 2018 when Callaham was hired. Cretton joined in March 2019, and the project accelerated as the first Marvel movie with an Asian lead.
The film’s title and main cast were announced in July, revealing the film’s connection to the Ten Rings organization, which previously appeared throughout the MCU, and its leader Wenwu. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is the first Marvel Studios film to feature an Asian director and a predominantly Asian cast.
Filming began in Sydney in February 2020, but was suspended in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Production resumed in August before being completed in October, with more filming in San Francisco.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings premiered in Los Angeles on August 16, 2021, and premiered in the United States on September 3, as part of Phase Four of the MCU.
The film broke several box office records upon its release and grossed $ 430 million worldwide, becoming the seventh-highest grossing film of 2021.
It received positive reviews from critics, many of whom praised the choreography of the action sequences. , exploration and representation. of Asian culture, and the performances of the cast, particularly those of Liu and Leung.