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The Hammer of God (1970)

Long hu dou (original title)
R | | Action, Crime, Drama | June 1973 (USA)
The golden age of kung-fu film's first superstar Jimmy Wang Yu (even before Bruce Lee) wrote, directed and starred in his classic favorite of a noble young martial arts student who won't ... See full summary »

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Lei Ming
Lieh Lo ...
Kitashima
Ping Wang ...
Li Shao-ling
Hsiung Chao ...
Diao Erh-yeh
Mien Fang ...
Master Li
Lei Cheng ...
Chang Da Lung
Sing Chen ...
Ishihara
Li Tung ...
Lumura (as Kang Hua)
Kuang Yu Wang ...
Sun Tung
No Tsai ...
Lin Hung
Chung Wang ...
Tanaka
Ling Chiang ...
Lin Ah-Chuan
Lung Yu ...
Greeting student (as Yu Chung Chieh)
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Chi Ping Chang
Shih-Ou Chang
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The golden age of kung-fu film's first superstar Jimmy Wang Yu (even before Bruce Lee) wrote, directed and starred in his classic favorite of a noble young martial arts student who won't give up - no matter how many blood-thirsty Japanese killers he faces! Written by Celestial Pictures

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For Lo Lieh Completists
1 April 1999 | by (Brooklyn, USA) – See all my reviews

For fans of Lo Lieh (Five Fingers of Death) this is a chance to see him as the evil Japanese karate master. In the US, advertising hyped this as "the most blood-spurting" martial arts film. It's hardly that; but the fight scenes are wild.


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