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Shaolin vs. Lama (1983)
"Shao Lin dou La Ma" (original title)

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Skilled fighter Sung Li Ting is looking for a Kung Fu master who can beat him in battle and teach him new techniques. Shaolin monk Shao Si Yer introduces Sung Li to the Shaolin teachings, ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Chi Ping Chang
Yi Tao Chang
Hou Hua Chen
Kuo Chung Ching
Hsing Nan Ho
Wen-Yui Hui
Hui-Yun Li
Min-Lang Li
Chin Wan Peng
Alexander Lo Rei ...
Yu Ting
Jung Chi Sun
Chi-Sheng Wang
Hsiung Yang
William Yen ...
Hsu Shi
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Skilled fighter Sung Li Ting is looking for a Kung Fu master who can beat him in battle and teach him new techniques. Shaolin monk Shao Si Yer introduces Sung Li to the Shaolin teachings, but Sung Li is not allowed to enter the school until the return of a Lama monk who stole a secret scroll containing every known fighting style from the monastery 12 years earlier. Written by Il Tesoro

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Monk in Library: When facing your enemy, always aim for his weakest point. Use the Bhudda finger, aimed correctly, and you will find you will win, whatever your enemy may try to do.
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B-grade kungfu at its best!
19 April 2001 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

The b-grade kungfu movies are a genre on their own. What makes this one stand above is the fact it has a great story and even better fighting scenes. Pretty hard to find these days but well worth watching if you enjoy this type of movie.


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