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The Deadly Duo (1971)
"Shuang xia" (original title)

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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. A group of fighters loyal to the Sung set out... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
David Chiang ...
Hsiao Pin-fu
Lung Ti ...
Pao Kung Tien
Feng Ku ...
Man Tien-kuei
Lei Cheng ...
Hsu Luo
Sing Chen ...
Chin Prince
Lung Yu ...
Kang Prince
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chuan Chen
Kang-Yeh Cheng
Yi-Hsiung Chi
Shao Lun Chiang
Chi Chu Chin
Yun-Kin Chow
Hark-On Fung
Shui-Fan Fung
Pak-Kwong Ho
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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. A group of fighters loyal to the Sung set out on a treacherous journey to the fortress in order to free the prince. A mysterious stranger is recruited to accompany the fighters to help them gain access to the fortress. Written by Anonymous

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Classic Shaw Brothers film
1 October 2000 | by See all my reviews

This is a good old-fashioned kung fu movie, featuring the always entertaining pairing of Shaw Brothers stars David Chiang and Ti Lung. While it may not show the polish and lightning-fast kung fu of later martial arts movies, this one has a simple but engaging storyline and enough action to keep the viewer watching.


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