Sammo Hung, Yasuaki Kurata and Vincent Zhao in God of War

God of War premiered on Monday in Beijing, the officially release is set for May 27.

God of War is a period action movie starring Sammo Hung, Yasuaki Kurata and Vincent Zhao, and directed by Gordon Chan. The film follows the story of how a Chinese general defeated Japanese pirates by using unique stratagems and maverick tactics.

Sammo Hung plays Ming general Qi Jiguang and Vincent Zhao – General Yu Dayou.

Hong Kong’s Media Asia has pre-sold rights to Sky Films in Taiwan, Clover Films in Singapore, and MM2 in Malaysia at Cannes. WELL GO USA have acquired the North America and other English-speaking territories distribution rights.

God Of War hits theaters on May 26th. Check out the trailer below.