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Fo Zhang huang di (1980)

Not Rated  |   |  Action, Drama  |  15 May 1980 (Hong Kong)
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Credited cast:
Jang Lee Hwang ...
Prince Yi
Hoi Mang ...
Yuet Sang Chin ...
Crazy Abbot
Fei Lung ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chung-Kuei Chang
Pao-Shan Chang
Yi Kuei Chang
Ke Chu
Fang Fang
Po Wei Hou
Ching-ying Hu
Han Chang Hu
Ti-Men Kan
Chi-yu Kong
Lung Yin Li


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15 May 1980 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Buddhist Assassinator  »

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This is perhaps the funniest Kung Fu film of the 70's!
19 June 1999 | by (Thousand Oaks,CA) – See all my reviews

The Buddha Assassinator is part of the Shaolin Dolemite Kung Fu series. The original Dolemite films starred Rudy Ray Moore with a blend of humor, clumsy kung fu, and recycled one liners. Moore does not star in The Buddha Assassinator, but he presents the film in ornate and bad-ass fashion as only he can. The film goes nowhere with its plot, and it seems as if the director was trying to poke fun of traditional Eastern Kung Fu film making (just like Woody Allen). With Asian Kung Fu masters saying things like, "I'm gonna jack you up" and "Uncle, your feet smell" only add to the film's perverse comical fashion. The fight sequences are a step down from even films made by the Eastern Heroes film company, and on a different planet than those of Bruce Lee and Sonny Chiba. Anyhow, this film is great for midnight viewing and nonstop laughter.

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