Count Rickula's Favorite Classic Kungfu Sinema

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1.
Five Element Ninjas (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young martial artist seeks revenge on the Ninja who kills his martial arts brothers and teacher. He... (107 mins.)
Director: Chang Cheh
 
2.
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A man studies kung fu at the Shaolin Temple to fight back against the oppressive Manchu government. (115 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
3.
Holy Flame of the Martial World (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A brother and sister seek vengeance for the death of their parents. (85 mins.)
Director: Chin-Ku Lu
“ Holy Flame of the Martial World ” - Rick
 
4.
Crippled Avengers (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Three men, crippled by an evil warlord, become friends and learn kung fu with the help of an old teacher and his idiot pupil. (107 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
5.
The One-Armed Swordsman (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A noble swordsman, whose arm had been chopped off, returns to his former teacher to defend him from a villainous gang of rival swordsmen. (111 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
6.
Fists of the White Lotus (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The monk Hung Wen-Ting fights against the evil priest White Lotus. (95 mins.)
Director: Lieh Lo
 
7.
Master of the Flying Guillotine (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After his students are killed by the One Armed Boxer, a vengeful and blind Kung Fu expert travels to a village where a martial arts contest is being held and vows to behead every one armed man he comes across. (93 mins.)
Director: Jimmy Wang Yu
 
8.
Martial Club (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When you combine "Kung-fu" Liu Chia-liang with the greatest kung-fu film character of all time, Huang Fei-hung, you get one of the finest "pure" kung-fu films ever made, with martial arts mastery in every scene. (110 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
9.
Five Fingers of Death (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two martial arts schools prepare for an important tournament. (104 mins.)
Director: Chang Ho Cheng
 
10.
Five Deadly Venoms (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The final student of a dying martial arts master is instructed to locate the previous five students and defeat any evil ones among them. (97 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
11.
Heroes of the East (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A Chinese man (Liu) marries a Japanese woman through an arranged marriage and manages to insult all... (105 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
12.
Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The Four Seasons Brothel is run by a ruthless madam, Lady Chun Yi. Countless young girls have been kidnapped... (97 mins.)
Director: Chu Yuan
 
13.
The 8 Diagram Pole Fighter (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The Yang family was the loyal strong-arm of the Imperial army. But a jealous General betrays the Eilte... (98 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
14.
Dirty Ho (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A prince enlists a thief to serve as his bodyguard to protect him from assassins. (97 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
15.
The Magnificent Trio (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
During the late Ming Dynasty a heroic swordsman named Lu Fang (Jimmy Wang Yu) returns from battle to... (103 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
16.
The Deadly Duo (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A prince of the Sung Dynasty has been taken prisoner by Ching invaders and is being held in an impenetrable fortress by elite men of the Ching... (94 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
17.
The Cave of the Silken Web (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Cave of Silken Web is the third installment in Shaw Brothers series from the Chinese classic tale Journey to the West... (82 mins.)
Director: Meng Hua Ho
 
18.
Have Sword Will Travel (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Ying Ke-Feng, head of Peerless Manor, is an expert swordsman whose escort business transports 200,000 taels of silver to the capital each year... (101 mins.)
Director: Chang Cheh
 
19.
Legendary Weapons of China (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A band of killers from an ailing kung fu and magic society are sent on a manhunt for a former member of the society, whose bad mouthing threatens it's existence. (109 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
20.
The Bells of Death (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Wei Fu is a seemingly unremarkable woodcutter but when his family is wiped out by psychotic marauders, Wei undertakes extensive martial arts training at the hands of an expert swordsman and sets out to exact revenge on the evildoers. (84 mins.)
Director: Feng Yue
 
21.
Return of the One-Armed Swordsman (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After defeating The Long-Armed Devil and his armies, our nubbed hero has been living in retirement as a farmer... (101 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
22.
House of Traps (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
(95 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
23.
Human Lanterns (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A psychotic craftsman pits two rival Kung-Fu masters against each other while designing special lanterns from a disturbing source. (95 mins.)
Director: Chung Sun
 
24.
Duel to Death (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The best sword master from China vs the best sword master from Japan. Who will win? (86 mins.)
Director: Siu-Tung Ching
 
25.
Raw Force (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A group of martial arts students are en route to an island that supposedly is home to the ghosts of martial artists who have lost their honor... (86 mins.)
Director: Edward Murphy
 
26.
Crippled Masters (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Two men skilled in the arts of Kung-Fu are betrayed by their master and crippled for life, one left with no arms and the other with no legs... (90 mins.)
Director: Joe Law
 
27.
Fang Shi Yu (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A gifted but proud young martial arts student injures and kills an opponent. In retaliation , his father is killed. The young student vows revenge and begins to prepare for his epic face-off. (90 mins.)
Director: Yang Ming Tsai
“ Prodigal Boxer ” - Rick
 
28.
The Heroic Ones (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A Mogul king decides to take stealthy action to help overpower his greatest rivals. He chooses nine... (117 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
29.
Return to the 36th Chamber (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The workers of a dye factory have their pay cut by 20% when the factory owner brings in some Manchu thugs to try and increase production... (99 mins.)
Director: Chia-Liang Liu
 
30.
The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
While lecturing in China, Van Helsing agrees to help seven kung fu trained siblings reclaim their ancestral mountain village, now the domain of seven powerful vampires and their army of undead slaves. (83 mins.)
Director: Roy Ward Baker
 
31.
Moonlight Sword and Jade Lion (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Feisty ace martial artist Chu Siew Yen promises her teacher that she will find his missing brother.... (94 mins.)
Director: Karl Liao
 
32.
Militant Eagle (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A soldier returning home from battle joins forces with villagers seeking justice after their families are brutally slain. (93 mins.)
Director: Chia Chih Li
 
33.
Incredible Shaolin Thunderkick (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A young man, trained in the art of "Shaolin Thunderkick" must master 72 Shaolin styles in order to avenge the death of his mentor. (78 mins.)
Director: Godfrey Ho
 
34.
Come Drink with Me (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A group of bandits kidnaps the governor's son and demands their imprisoned leader to be set free in exchange. (91 mins.)
Director: King Chuan
 
35.
Two Champions of Death (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The Wu Tang chief sends out his men, each of whom is given a symbol so they can recognize each other. The largest is given to Lee, whom the others are to obey. (101 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang