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Diao shou guai zhao (1973)

R | | Action, Comedy, Drama | March 1981 (USA)
Young Jackie was intrigued by Kung-Fu since an early age, but his father strictly forbade its practice. One day, he meets an old beggar who offers to teach Jackie how to fight. Jackie grows... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Hsiao Hu (as Yuan Lung Chen)
Siu Tin Yuen ...
Old Master (as Hsao Ten Juan)
Hung Lieh Chen ...
Uncle Chiang
Dean Shek ...
Landlord (as Shth Tien)
Kwok Choi Hon ...
Little Frog (as Kuo Tas Han)
Biao Yuen ...
Pickpocket (as Bill Yuen)
Feng Tien ...
Jackie's Foster Father
Yeong-Mun Kwon ...
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Nick Alexander ...
Fosterfather (voice)
Kwok Kuen Chan
Kam Cheung
Shao-Lin Chiang
Chun Chin
Lu Chin
Yuet Sang Chin
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Storyline

Young Jackie was intrigued by Kung-Fu since an early age, but his father strictly forbade its practice. One day, he meets an old beggar who offers to teach Jackie how to fight. Jackie grows up to be quite good though he keeps his knowledge a secret until he is forced to fight by an extortion ring that's putting the squeeze on his uncle's restaurant. Written by William Pagan <ny952696@pacevm.dac.pace.edu>

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Trivia

During the fight between the poor man and the landlord, some of the music used is from Popeye. See more »

Goofs

In the scene in the Landlord's palace we see the fat man get burned with the Old Master's pipe 9 times. Later in the film the same fat man fights Jackie but has no burns or scars. See more »

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Edited into Fist to Fist (2000) See more »

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Go Jackie Go!!
11 November 2003 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

I just saw this movie.. and I have to say... DON'T BELIEVE WHAT MOST OF THE OTHER USERS WRITE ABOUT THIS MOVIE (i.e. its bad etc)

its SO good!! its really funny,the action is VERY fast for its age (I cant remember anything in a fight being this fast until the early 80's)

Jackie for one time gets to show he REALLY can fight!..instead of just getting beaten up by the later movies for about 10 years..

the dubbing is really good too,very professional voice-actors.

at least 8/10

I love this movie!!


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