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Huo Yuan-Jia (1982)

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The story of "Fok Yun Gap" also know as "Hou Yuan Chia" one of China's greatest marital artists.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Yao Lin Chen ...
Eagle Claw school fighter
Yeh Fang ...
Sanaka Senior
Fung Fung ...
Boxing promoter
Hark-On Fung ...
White Man's Lackey
Ha Huang ...
Teacher beaten by Sanaka
Phillip Ko ...
Master Fok
Yasuaki Kurata ...
Chiang Ho-Shan
Hok Nin Lau ...
Sifu Fok's assistant
Ka Ting Lee ...
Sanaka Junior
Ka-Yan Leung ...
Fok Yun Gap as adult (as Kar Yan Leung)
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(as Bruce Liang)
Huang-Hsi Liu
Kwai Shan ...
Yellow Tiger of Shantung
Brandy Yuen ...
Chiao Te, bucktooth
Cheung-Yan Yuen ...
Pipe smoker
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The story of "Fok Yun Gap" also know as "Hou Yuan Chia" one of China's greatest marital artists.

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The legend that inspired Bruce Lee's "Fist of Fury"

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kung fu.. and so much more
21 February 2004 | by (england) – See all my reviews

I bought this movie expecting an 'old skool' kung fu movie typical of the genre, but was pleasently surprised that the story was strong and well presented - not typical of your run-of-the-mill kung fu flick.

'Beardy' (though shaven) gives a great performance as the legendary student of a travelling teacher who is secretly taught kung-fu and becomes the best fighter in China.

The action is great, especially the boat scene where 'western style boxing' is shown to be no match for a beating up-side-the-head with a pipe stuck in your suspenders.

Plenty of balsa wood furniture and a comic relief with rabbit-teeth and freckles - action, reasonable script-writing and comedy make this movie a must-see.


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