Netflix is set to release a fantasy epic in 2021 Arriving in February, and just in time for the Chinese New Year, is the Chinese adaptation of Onmyōji: The Yin-Yang Master: Dream of Eternity. The Yin-Yang Master - Dream of Eternity is available to you. We include the trailer and plot details.
A Chinese Netflix Original, The Yin-Yang Master - Dream of Eternity, is coming soon. Directed and written by Guo Jingming, the movie is based on the immensely popular Japanese fantasy franchise Onmyōji and is the second film adaptation since the original Japanese movie in 2001.
Guo Jingming spoke to Netflix about his joy at the prospect of writing and directing the feature.
I’m excited that The Yin-Yang Master: Dream Of Eternity will soon be introduced to global audiences on Netflix. My biggest takeaway from adapting such an oriental aesthetics classic is how to work with the creative team to visualize such a mysterious, elegant, yet dangerous and challenging oriental world in all aspects. I hope Netflix members will enjoy the world of The Yin-Yang Master and find their own fun in this fantasy journey.
The Onmyōji franchise has been incredibly popular in Asia for over three decades, with multiple comic books, tv-series, and kabuki performances having been adapted over the years. The franchise's mobile adaptation is a highlight and it is one of the top Asian IPs.
Netflix will release The Yin-Yang Master - Dream of Eternity on Friday 12 February 2021. This movie's release is significant because it drops on Chinese New Year.
The Original will also be streamable on Netflix worldwide, except China.
Netflix has provided the official synopsis of The Ying Yang Master - Dream of Eternity.
Young yin-yang master Qingming travelsto The Capital on his master’s orders, where he attends a Heaven ceremony. Qingming is tasked with sealing a demon serpent for good, preventing the demon serpent from waking from its 300-year slumber and plaguing the people once again. However, the now released demon serpent is mighty and powerful. Qingming, together with a warrior named Boya, Master Nanjiang, and Master Heshou of the Imperial Observatory, team up to eliminate the demon serpent. In the midst of turmoil and crisis, an earth-shattering conspiracy involving the princess begins to surface.
The following cast members were confirmed as stars in The Yin-Yang Master - Dream of Eternity
|Role||Cast Member||Where Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?|
|Qing Ming||Mark Chao||Monga | Caight in the Web | Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe|
|Bo Ya||Allen Deng||Because of Meeting You | Ashes of Love | Princess Agents|
|Long Ye||Jessie Li||Port of Call | Our Time Will Come | Hide and Seek|
|He Shouyue||Duo Wang||Inference Notes | Bloody Romance | Dragon Force: Rise of Ultraman|
|Princess||Ziwen Wang||Ode to Joy | Enter the Forbidden City | Bureau of Transformer|
Filming was completed in 2018, according to Wikipedia.
Multiple Asian production studios collaborate on the Ying-Yang Master - Dream of Eternity. The project was co-produced by Hehe Pictures and Zestful Unique Ideal as well as Thinkingdom Pictures and Shanghai Film Group.
It is highly unlikely that The Yin-Yang Master, Dream of Eternity, a Netflix Original with international licensing will be streamable in 4K. The best evidence for this is the Chinese Original movie The Wandering Earth, which isn’t available to stream on Netflix in 4K.
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