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'Warriors of the Rainbow' star: From minister to leading man

Lin Ching-Tai is a 52-year-old Presbyterian minister in Taiwan. But for the epic action film “Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale,” he traded his vestments for tattoos and a fake scar, transforming into the legendary aboriginal chief Mouna Rudo, who led a bloody rebellion against Japanese colonizers of the island in 1930. The movie is now playing in Los Angeles.
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New on DVD: Platinum pick 'The Lorax'

Entertainment : Lifeline Live (2 years ago)

Plus 'Blue Like Jazz,' Robert Pattinson's 'Bel Ami' and the historical epic 'Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale.' Read Post

‘Warriors of the Rainbow,’ ‘Simple Life’ Star at Golden Horse Awards

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (3 years ago)

An epic film about an aboriginal tribe’s rebellion against Japanese colonial rulers and a sensitive domestic drama took the top honors at Saturday night’s 48th Golden Horse Awards in Taiwan. Read Post

Film: Movie Review: Warriors Of The Rainbow: Seediq Bale

Entertainment / Film : The A.V. Club - Film (2 years ago)

Want action? In the opening scene of Wei Te-Sheng’s historical epic Warriors Of The Rainbow: Seediq Bale, a young boy races through the jungles of Taiwan, chasing after a boar. Just as he fells the animal with an arrow, he catches a... Read Post


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