A Pillar of Strength
- ScreenwriterPoon Cheuk
In Ming dynasty, the old general Tian Guozhu and Minister Bi Weide are the backbone of the government. While the general is loyal to the goverment, Bi Weide is selling the country out. The Minister’s daughter, Bi Lanying, is a lady with a strong senses of justice, whom has been growing up with the 3 children of the old general’s, and is especially close with one of them, Tian Zhiliang.
The Xiongnu invades and the old general has another battlefield on hand which he has to choose someone capable due with the new threat. Zhiliang leaves the chance to his elder brother Tian Zhigang and Zhigang fights with the Xiongnu soon after. Despite his effort, the military info sold away by the Minister is too much for him to counter. Feel like losing and being tricked, Zhigang seeks to sign an unfair treaty with the Xiongnu, Zhiang steps up and tries to stop it before it is all too late.