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The Web of Death (1976)
"Wu du tian luo" (original title)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Hua Yueh
Lieh Lo
Li Ching
Feng Ku ...
Master Wenkong
Hsieh Wang
Chien Yu
Chung Wang
Lily Li
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fei Ai
Shen Chan ...
Chief Centipede of Five Venoms Clan
Mei Hua Chen
Tien Lung Chen
Nan Chiang
Yang Chiang
Yuet Sang Chin
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28 October 1976 (Hong Kong)  »

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A halál hálójában  »

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The film is a direct remake of 1967's "Shen jian zhen jian hu" ("The Thundering Sword") released a decade earlier. See more »

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Entertaining Chu Yuan mind-boggler
8 December 2003 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

Not the best Chu Yuan I've ever seen, but quite fun. The sets and costumes are great - the acting is fine but nobody is outstanding. Personal favorite

  • the Centipeded leader and his excellent metal centipede shield


weapon.

Basic Plot - Lo Lieh, a member of the 5 Venom Clan plots to regain their powerful ancient artifact, the 5 Venom Spider (a tarantula that emits elephant roars, and a sound approximating the noise that every Bond villain's lair makes when the self-destruct switch is activated). Assorted heroes and renegade Venom Clan members must work together against Lo Lieh and several 3's Company-esque misunderstandings.

Not as good as Chu Yuan's masterpieces starring Ti Lung, but worth a watch.


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