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Legendary Weapons of China (1982)

Shi ba ban wu yi (original title)
A band of killers from an ailing kung fu and magic society are sent on a manhunt for a former member of the society, whose bad mouthing threatens it's existence.

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Lei Kung
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Lei Ying
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Fang Shao-Ching
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Tieh A-hou
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Charlatan Wu (Guest star)
Tiet Wo Chu
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Kwok Keung Chan
Yung Chan
Kuo Hua Chang
Ming-Wei Chen
Chok Chow Cheung
Tien-Chu Chin
Ming Fung
Chi-Chang Ho
King Chu Lee
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A band of killers from an ailing kung fu and magic society are sent on a manhunt for a former member of the society, whose bad mouthing threatens it's existence.

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Legendary Weapons of China  »

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DirTrade(Chia-Liang Liu: Opening credits show a demonstration of martial arts against an empty backdrop. See more »

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A good kungfu movie if you can get past some details...
8 December 2004 | by (Reno, US) – See all my reviews

This is a great kung fu movie once you get the opening done with. The storyline is fairly confusing in the beginning, but that passes with time. The fight scenes are neat to watch, but they get exponentially better as time goes on. The fight with Gordon Liu (36th Chamber) is good and the final fight WAS FANTASTIC! This isn't a movie to sit down and watch for the stimulation. The character development isn't as good as FIVE VENOMS, or SWORDSMAN II, but it's fair. The weapons fighting is just unbelievable in the last fight scene. All in all, if you are a fan of kung-fu movies, get around to checking this one out. The three-section-staff work is even better than in 36th Chamber.


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