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Duel of the Iron Fist (1971)

Da jue dou (original title)
A Kung Fu artist sacrifices everything to avenge his father's execution.

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Tang Jen Chieh
David Chiang ...
Chiang Nan ('Rambler')
Ping Wang ...
Hu-Dieh ('Butterfly')
Jeanette Yu Wei ...
A-Hsiu
Yuan Chuan ...
Kan Wen-pin
Chih-Ching Yang ...
Shen Tien-hung
Feng Ku ...
Tang Jen Lin
Kang-Yeh Cheng ...
Hsiao Mao
Hui Hsia ...
Ling Tzu
Pin Ho ...
Liu Shou-yi (as Ho Pin)
Ching Ho Wang ...
Chao Hai-shan
Liu Hung ...
Hsu Li
Chung Wang ...
Liu Sung
Kuang Yu Wang ...
Wang Hung
Kang Liu ...
Lin Ting-wu
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A Kung Fu artist sacrifices everything to avenge his father's execution.

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21 April 1971 (Hong Kong)  »

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Duel of the Iron Fist  »

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Selected by Quentin Tarantino for the First Quentin Tarantino Film Fest in Austin, Texas, 1996. See more »

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Edited into Iron Fist Pillage (2001) See more »

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The First HK Gangster Film!
1 April 1999 | by (Brooklyn, USA) – See all my reviews

Boasting a young production assistant by the name of John Woo, this knife-fighting film is considered by many to be the first HK-style gangster film. In fact Ti Lung would go on to star in "A Better Tomorrow". Ignore the shoddy production values, and enjoy this morality play. WARNING: Some US prints end with the government troops fighting Ti Lung and David Chiang in the rain. This is not the ending, the fight goes on for another 15 minutes! Enjoy the risible dubbing; at one point Ti Lung has 3 different accents in one sentence!


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