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Shao Lin yu Wu Dang (1983)

Two friends from rival schools are turned against one another by a jealous chief who wants to eliminate those whose fighting styles may rival his own.

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Hung Yung-Kit
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Yue Lam
Idy Chan ...
Yen Lan
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Hung Chen ...
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Han Chiang ...
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Liang Chiang
Miao Ching
Sung-Hao Hsu
Shu-Kuang Huang
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Two friends from rival schools are turned against one another by a jealous chief who wants to eliminate those whose fighting styles may rival his own.

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7 July 1983 (Hong Kong)  »

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Shaolin & Wu Tang  »

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Trivia

The hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, from Staten Island NY, took their name from this film. The group also referred to Staten Island as "Shaolin" in their lyrics, and sampled the English dub of this film throughout their first album, "Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)" See more »

Goofs

When the lord throws his sword at the wall during the wu-tang/shaolin contest, it hits with the blade full-length, flat, against it. In the next shot, it is stuck in the wall. See more »

Quotes

The Lord: A game of chess, is like a sword fight. You must think first, before you move.
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Referenced in Zero Dark Thirty (2012) See more »

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Fantastic kung fu movie
16 June 2000 | by (Pasco, Washington) – See all my reviews

It's safe to say that almost any movie Gordon Liu has ever appeared in is a classic. You can probably watch the intro of this movie (about four minutes) over and over and over and never get bored, it's that good. The movie itself is about two people from two different groups (the Shaolin and the Wu-Tang) and how they must unite to fight for one common cause. The fighting sequences are great, the storyline is easy to follow, and... well, just go out and see it.


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