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Challenge of the Tiger (1980)

 -  Action | Thriller  -  1980 (Hong Kong)
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Two CIA agents - a kung fu master (Bruce Le) and a suave womanizer (Richard Harrison) - track the stolen formula for a super-sterility drug from Spain to Hong Kong, battling Neo-Nazi terrorists and a Vietnamese spy ring for its possession.

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Credited cast:
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Huang Lung
Richard Harrison ...
Richard Cannon
Jang Lee Hwang ...
Comrade Yang (as Wang Jang Lee)
Nadiuska ...
Maria
Brad Harris ...
Leopard (as Bradford Harris)
May Hong
Tito García ...
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Sharon Shira ...
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Bolo Yeung ...
(as Yang Sze)
Josef Laufer ...
Joe (as Joe Laufer)
Dick Randall ...
Dick
Jon T. Benn ...
Head of the Agency (as John T. Benn)
Tao Chiang ...
Henchman (as Donald Kong)
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Hao-ming Liao
Ju Hua Pei
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Two CIA agents - a kung fu master (Bruce Le) and a suave womanizer (Richard Harrison) - track the stolen formula for a super-sterility drug from Spain to Hong Kong, battling Neo-Nazi terrorists and a Vietnamese spy ring for its possession.

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Topless tennis!!! - Phwoar!!!!
10 December 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Bruce Le stars in and directs this fairly entertaining kung fu actioner in which he and his over sexed, play boy partner (Richard Harrison) undertake an assignment to recover a top secret formula that could potentially render all men on the planet sterile(!) Shock horror! To make matters more complex, the said formula has also aroused the attentions of a number of other unscrupulous parties including a group of communists led by the one and only Hwang Jang Lee.

Cue a plethora of impromptu fights, breasts aplenty (including a truly mesmerising topless tennis match!), some Bull-Fu(!) and enough testosterone fuelled rippling muscle displays to please even a Mr. Olympia adjudicator!

Yep, all in all, whilst certainly not a classic by any means, it's good harmless B-movie fun and well worth watching at least once.


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