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Born Invincible (1978)

Tai ji yuan gong (original title)
Two warlord chiefs, a ton-fa wielder who can destroy an opponents weapon and a Tai Chi expert that is impervious to weapons, send a pair of killers to track down and kill an old master ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Mei-Yi Chang
Chiu Chen
Pei Ling Chen
Shao Hua Chu
Alan Chung San Chui
Kuan-Hsien Huang
Hua-Liang Hung
Lieh Lo
Jack Long
Mark Long
Fei Lung
Jen-Ping Su
Chung Shan Wan
Carter Wong
Kuo-Ren Wu
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Two warlord chiefs, a ton-fa wielder who can destroy an opponents weapon and a Tai Chi expert that is impervious to weapons, send a pair of killers to track down and kill an old master swordsman who has given up fighting. When the killers assassination attempt is foiled by a group of kung fu students from a nearby school, the chiefs themselves come to the school to deal with the master swordsman and anyone else who gets in their way. When the schools head master dies defending the swordsman and his daughter, the schools 3 most senior students vow to avenge the deaths and begins a quest to annihilate the warlord chiefs. One by one, they end up facing a man so skilled in tai chi kung fu that it seems as if he were 'Born Invincible'. Written by M. Astaphan

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One of the best..
20 October 1998 | by (Brooklyn, NY) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best kung-fu films I have seen. The originality, which is common in kung-fu films, is astounding. The characters are great; Carter Wong is awesome as the villain. A classic kung-fu film.


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