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The Bride with White Hair (1993)
"Bai fa mo nu zhuan" (original title)

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The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign ... See full summary »

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Zhuo Yi-Hang
Francis Ng ...
Male Ji Wushuang
Elaine Lui ...
Female Ji Wushuang
Kit Ying Lam ...
Ho Lu Hua
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Eddy Ko ...
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Pai Yun
Le Lin Lo
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Master Tzu Yang
Richard Yuen
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The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign tribes and an evil cult. One day, he meets the beautiful Lien, a killer for the evil cult who is equally unsatisfied with her situation, but their love angers both the Wu-Tang clan and the evil cult. Written by Erik Gregersen <erik@astro.as.utexas.edu>

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A Classic Chinese Tale Of Swords And Sorcery Of Honor And Of Love


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Simply the closest thing to a perfect movie ever made!
13 December 1999 | by (Philadelphia, PA) – See all my reviews

This is one of the few times a classic Chinese novel has been accurately brought to life on the big screen.So why do I say this film is so great? How about brilliant acting, incredible cinematography, great music & sound effects, and the most un-Hollywood ending of all time.I would give a kidney to find a CD of the soundtrack. And never has a film made you want to see the sequel so bad in your life. My only regret is that Ronny Yu will never be able to top this film. Flat-out brilliant!


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