The Weinstein Company just announced that production will officially start on Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon 2: The Green Legend in March 2014. While it's a little depressing that the director's chair is going to instead of , I feel a little more confident in the belated sequel because will be reprising her role as Yu Shu Lien.
It's been more than a decade since Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon burst onto the scene, which makes me feel really old and makes me recall my overwhelming desire to have everything have Wire Fu. But CTHD was more than badass battles. It had a compelling storyline about love, loyalty, and where it could take us. That being said, even if you weren't paying attention to the storyline, it was enchanting to look at.
Since it's going to be quite some time until we see some footage from this, you should probably rewatch this epic battle to get yourself ready for Michelle Yeoh's return to punching people in the face and running up walls:
Are you excited for a Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon sequel? Let me know how they can make it better than the first!
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