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Yellow River Fighter (1988)

Huang he da xia (original title)
In this martial arts action-drama, a swordsman named Toh Hong travels home after a long battle to discover his wife and children have been brutally murdered.

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Cheng-Hui Yu ...
Toh Hong
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Chi-kang Chao
Shanshan Chunyu ...
Che Yu
Jianqiang Hu
Chun Hua Ji
Te-mao Jin
Liu Huai Liang
Jian Kui Sun
Qiong Wan
Hai Yu
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In this martial arts action-drama, a swordsman named Toh Hong travels home after a long battle to discover his wife and children have been brutally murdered.

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Another Chinese made martial arts flick
12 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

that capitalizes on the success of the first Chinese made (Not Hong Kong or Taiwan) martial arts flick Shaolin Temple in 1979.

This film gave a somewhat a fresh look on Chinese martial arts flicks because it has a totally different story, while most others martial arts flicks of the time always has something to do with Shao Lin Temple.


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