The Promise Body Count Breakdown

The Promise (2005) Body Count Breakdown by luvmetender009


Wuhuan (Nicholas Tse) – 9
Kunlun (Jang Dong-gun) – 2
General Guangming (Hiroyuki Sanada) – 1
Snow Wolf (Liu Ye) – 1


Aftermath of War – 25
-16 corpses seen in opening shot
-1 corpse seen hung
-8 corpses seen in background

Battle of Horseshoe Valley – 70

-12 slaves trampled by buffalo stampede started by barbarians
-13 slaves who attempted to escape are arrowed
-General Guangming arrows the slave driver
-10 barbarians crushed by their own buffalo stampede
-19 barbarian corpses seen
-Soldiers kills 6 barbarians
-9 barbarian corpses seen

Palace Roof – 1
-Kunlun kills the Emperor

Covering the Truth – 8

-Wuhuan kills 8 of his own men

Massacre in the Land of Snow – 16
-4 people suffocated
-12 arrowed, including Kunlun’s mother

Golden Chamber – 1

-Snow Wolf removes his cloak, exposing himself to light and causing himself to disintegrate

Garden Showdown – 2

-Wuhuan stabs General Guangming
-Lunlun kills Wuhuan


-The opening scenes has too many piles of corpses seen in background shots to be counted.
-The entire barbarian army of over 100,000 are said to be completely annihilated in the Battle of Horseshoe Valley.
-General Gungming hits several barbarians with a chained mace, but none of his hits appeared to be fatal.
-The entire population on the Land of Snow is supposed to be wiped out but we only see a few deaths.