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'Shang-Chi' clashes with his father in new trailer

June 25 (UPI) -- Simu Liu's Shang-Chi is being tested by his father Wenwu (Tony Leung) in the latest trailer for Marvel's next superhero epic, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.

The origin of Shang-Chi and how his father, also known as The Mandarin, wields the powerful Ten Rings in explored in the clip released on Thursday.

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Wenwu explains how the Ten Rings are passed down through their family and that Shang-Chi will have to show that he is strong enough to wield them. Shang-Chi attempts to live a normal life but quickly realizes it will be impossible.

Shang-Chi fights off a group of assassins sent by Wenwu, comes face-to-face with a dragon underwater and fights his father.

"You're just a criminal who murders people," Shang-Chi says to Wenwu. "Be careful how you speak to me, boy," his father responds.

The trailer ends with Shang-Chi getting ready to face Hulk villain Abomination inside of a cage.

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, from director Destin Daniel, is coming to theaters on Sept. 3.

Co-stars include Awkwafina, Fala Chen, Meng'er Zhang, Florian Munteanu, Ronny Chieng and Michelle Yeoh.



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