Chinese director Lu Chuan’s upcoming action adventure fantasy thriller film “The Ghouls: Nine-Storeyed evil tower” releases its first trailer.
The film is based on the first book of the fantasy novel series “Ghost Blows out the Light” written by Chinese Internet writter Zhang Muye.
Set in the 1980s, the novel follows two grave robbers team up with an American archaeologist after they fall victim to a curse, and to release themselves from it they must seek clues found among ancient mythical sites in China.
The book quickly became the bestselling online novel in China since it was published online in 2006 with an estimated readership of six million.
The adaption film by Lu Chuan stars Taiwan actor Mark Zhao, Rhydian Vaughan and mainland actress Yao Chen and Tang Yan.
The film is slated for release on the National Day of October 1.