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Life Gamble (1978)
"Sheng si dou" (original title)

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Yun Xiang
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Qui Zi Yu (as Kuo Chui)
Meng Lo ...
Mo Jun Feng - the Swordsman
Feng Lu ...
Yan Zi Fei (as Chu Lu-feng)
Yi-Min Li ...
Master Nan (as Lee I. Min)
Chen Chi Lin ...
Zhen Liu Xiang - the Golden Hairpin
Shirley Yu ...
Peng Shuang Shuang
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Xiao Tang - the Deadly Whip (as Chao Kang-sheng)
Kara Hui ...
Xiao Hong (as Hui Ying-hung)
Feng Ku ...
Chief Constable Xiao Zi Jing
You-hsing Lai
Danny Lee ...
Escourt Boss (as Li Hsiu Hsien)
Hui Huang Lin
Hui-Ling Liu ...
Xiao Qiang
Shu Pei Sun
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Watch carefully; the story is in the details
12 May 2002 | by (Washington, D.C.) – See all my reviews

An ill-gotten treasure brings out the worst in almost everyone in this complicated tale of swirling alliances, ulterior motives and betrayal. Lots of action -- inventive weaponry and some interesting matches. Just about every star from the Venoms-era Shaw Bros. studio appears in this picture somewhere, so it's alright to watch it a couple of times to make sure you've got it all.


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