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Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)
"Nan bei Shao Lin" (original title)

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Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set ... See full summary »

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Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are chased all over by soldiers. Meanwhile, one of the southerners turns out to be a cross-dressed woman, who is also discovered to wear a footbell to match Jet Li's, meaning they are somehow slated for an arranged marriage. Written by Johan Wikberg

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22 July 2001 | by (sthlm) – See all my reviews

the whole film is played in fast forward and especielly the scene with guys with bows shooting at him...

the rest is ok.. no.. it sucks for being a jet li movie... anyway. The story is kinda weird... I mean you get the story but you dont feel like "god damn it... he gotta have e revange" or stuff like that and yea... thats it..


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