The Grandmaster subtitles. AKA: The Grandmasters, Yi dai zong shi, Великi майстри, First Generation Master, Grandmasters. In Martial Arts there is no right or wrong, only the last man standing.. The story . The Grandmaster Critics Consensus. Though its storytelling is a tad muddled, Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster still exhibits the auteur's stylistic flourishes in gorgeous cinematography and 78%(). This movie tells the story of two chess players who were competing for the world title. One player who holds the title is a year-old player and 2nd one is 35 years old. This movie was released in and the running time of this movie is minutes. I didn’t find the trailer on the internet. 🙁. .