After the Avengers Endgame took away our favorite superheroes, Marvel Cinematic Universe is returning with its phase four. The phase began with the Black Widow movie and now introduces a new superhero to the team, a martial arts master. Shang Chi is the 25th film of the MCU, a series of American superhero films. It introduces Shang Chi, a character from Marvel Comics with the power of the Ten Rings. Know more about Shang Chi release date, read the synopsis, and where to watch the film.
Shang Chi and the Legend of Ten Rings Synopsis
Shang Chi’s father, Xu Wenwu discovered the Ten Rings thousands of years ago. He received mystical weapons for godly powers and immortality by acquiring them. He also founded the Ten Rings organization to topple governments and conquer kingdoms but soon puts halts his progression. On learning about a village Ta Lo harboring mystical beasts, he marches to capture the same. But the village’s guardian stops him and he decides to start a family with her, abandoning the Ten Rings. 7 years later, when his enemies kill his wife, he acquires the rings again and starts training his son.
In the present, Shang Chi has moved to the USA, leaving the world of ten rings and his father behind. But that world didn’t leave him and the Ten Rings attack him. He returns to the world to put an end to all this but learns about his father’s act revealing demons that are hunting humans in Ta Lo. He must use all his skills and powers to fight the demons and his father for saving the village and the people.
Shang Chi Release Date and Where to Watch
Watch the movie, Shang Chi and The Legend of Ten Rings to discover how the story unfolds and the consequence of the fight. The movie had its premiere in Los Angeles on August 16, 2021. The Shang Chi release date was September 3, 2021. Currently, it is only available in theatres and you can book tickets here. The movie will release on OTT platform Disney+ 45 days after the theatrical release. The movie is directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and the story is written by Dave Callaham and Destin Daniel Cretton. Jonathan Schwartz and Kevin Fiege are the producers. The star cast of Shang Chi movie includes Sim Liu as Shang Chi, Awkwafina as Katy (Shang’s friend), Meng’er Zhang as Xi Xialing (Shang’s sister), and Tony Leung as Xu Wenwu.
Shang Chi and The Legend of Ten Rings Trailer
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