A dishonored student of the Dragon Fist Sect seeks revenge for the death of his teacher.

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Tang How-Yuen
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James Tien ...
Yin-Ju Lin
Szu-Cheng Mu ...
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Yen Si-Kuan
Sha-Fei Ouyang
Hsia Hsu
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Lu Chiang Chao
Eagle Han
Yuan Hsu ...
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Hsiao-shih Liang
Kang Peng
Fat Tsui
Li-Peng Wan ...
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A dishonored student of the Dragon Fist Sect seeks revenge for the death of his teacher.

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Filmed before but released after Jackie Chan's two Seasonal Productions films; Snake in the Eagle's Shadow and Drunken Master; Dragon Fist was filmed as a Mandarin-language movie. However, the focus on the dubbing switched to Cantonese due to the success of the Cantonese-language Seasonal films. This is why most releases feature Cantonese as the only Chinese dialect option, despite the fact that the harder-to-find Mandarin track syncs up with the actors far better. See more »

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Not one of his better offerings...
4 June 2002 | by (Swindon, UK) – See all my reviews

Lo Wei's moulding of Jackie Chan into the ‘new Bruce Lee' was never more prevalent than in this schlocky kung fu time-waster, an undemanding piece that takes itself just a bit too seriously. Chan plays the downhearted student type desperate to seek vengeance for his teacher's death, beaten at the hands of a rival master. There's also something about the criminal Wei Clan smuggling and pillaging this and that, but the overall lack of excitement really makes this one a bit of a drag. Jackie is of course the saving grace, but Dragon Fist is undoubtedly a dreadful waste of his talents.


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