Assassin in Red is a 2021 Chinese science-fiction fantasy action film about a father who is desperate to find his missing daughter. Reluctantly, he agrees to help a mysterious woman assassinate a novelist. At the same time, the young hero in the book’s alternate universe has also put his revenge plan into motion, and his actions begin to affect the real world. The overseas title is A Writer’s Odyssey
Directed by Yang Lu from a screenplay co-written with Shu Chen, Xiaocao Liu, Haiyan Qin, Lu Yang and Yang Yu. The United Entertainment Partners production stars Mi Yang, Liya Tong, Hewei Yu, Zijian Dong, Jiayin Lei and Jingfei Guo.
The movie will be released in China on 12th February 2021.
In the USA, CMC Pictures will also release A Writer’s Odyssey theatrically in select locations on February 12th, 2021
刺杀小说家 aka Ci Sha Xiao Shuo Jia “Assassinate the Novelist”