The Book and the Sword


Section:Chinese TV Series

Genre:Martial Arts, Historical

Number of Episodes:40


Chinese Title: 書劍恩仇錄

Average Rating:       (out of 6 ratings)


Remake of Jin Yong's "The Book and the Sword" where Adam Cheng reprises his role as Emperor Qian Long.


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The Book and the Sword

Reviewed by: jotaro November 01, 2010

Rating: 5.0 out of 5

The Book & the Sword This story is by Jin Yong has been filmed and serialized for television countless times. It is known to be Jin Yong’s first complete novel. However, fans of the novel will quickly realize that the series departs from the novel in significant ways, particularly with the substantial use of the character, Yu Wanting (Liu Te-kai). The story takes place in the midst of the Qing period. Peace is fairly established throughout the...

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The Book and the Sword

Reviewed by: Ian Liew July 28, 2009

Rating: 4.0 out of 5

Cast Qianlong Emperor - Zheng Shaoqiu (Adam Cheng) Yu Wanting - Liu Dekai Chen Jialuo (and Fu Kangan) - Qiao Zhenyu Huo Qingtong - Zhou Liqi (Niki Chow) Li Yuanzhi - Lu Chen Ke Shili - Liu Ying Wen Tailai - Liu Nayi Luo Bing - Qi Fang Xu Tianhuang - Li Yuan The Book and the Sword (BAS) is based on the first novel by Jin Yong, Shu Jian En Chou Lu, and although the series follows very closely to the book, certain additions have been made to the...

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01-23-2010 01:10 AM


where can I purchase the soundtrack to The Book and The Sword 2009.

Hai shi lang ni zou by Nikki Chow and
Zai Ren Jian by Adam Cheng.


11-01-2009 09:10 PM


Does anyone know the name of one of the subthemes? It's an instrumental piece, notably played during Chen Jia Luo and Kesili's final scene together before she returns to the Emperor.

Ian Liew

08-02-2009 08:20 AM


Ending theme is "Hai shi lang ni zou" or "better to let you go" by Nikki Chow.

Opening theme is "Zai Ren Jian" or "Among Men" by Adam Cheng.


06-26-2009 03:51 AM


may i know the ending theme of this drama??

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