8. Green Destiny (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon)

The Green Destiny is by far the most ornate and beautiful sword in film history, it features a carved jade hilt and an engraved blade as well as a golden tassel.  The Green Destiny is one of the Four Sacred Weapons, representing the dao as the General of All Weapons. It is wielded by Li Zhenfan, after acquiring it in the aftermath of a vicious battle between the Titian Hangdao resistance and Chinese military forces. It eventually symbolized the struggle for freedom.