Jing ke ci qin wang was released in the year 1998。Jing ke ci qin wang is also called as A Császár és a gyilkos, Empereur et l'assassin, Imperador E o Assasino, Emperador y el asesino, Kaiser und sein Attentäter, Keisari ja salamurhaaja, Kejsaren och mörd, Imperatore e l'assassino。
In the 3rd Century BC, Ying Zheng (Li Xuejian), heir to the Kingdom of Qin, seeks to dominate the remaining six Chinese kingdoms. Ying's strategy is to seem invincible. Ying sends his concubine Zhao (Gong Li) to the Han Kingdom as a spy, to enlist an assassin he can conquer. Zhao persuades Jing Ke (Fengyi Zhang), but falls in love.