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Heroes Among Heroes (1993)
"So Hak-Yee" (original title)

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Action-packed as usual with Donnie Yen kicking his adversaries in the role of "Beggar Su". Basic plot revolves around a young Beggar Su getting addicted to opium and manipulated by a ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Yuk Wong ...
Dickson Ga-Sing Lee ...
Leung Foon
Man Tat Ng ...
Master So
Fennie Yuen ...
Princess Yi Teh-Tai
Sheila Chan ...
Aunt Jean
Xin Xin Xiong ...
Prince Barac
Fong Pao ...
Officer Lam
Yongxia Chen ...
Holy Mother
Hoi-San Kwan ...
Beggar Chie (as Hoi-Shan Kwan)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Xiu-Ping Wang ...
Sacred Woman
Lau Yue-Ching
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Action-packed as usual with Donnie Yen kicking his adversaries in the role of "Beggar Su". Basic plot revolves around a young Beggar Su getting addicted to opium and manipulated by a scheming imperial prince to fight against WFH and assassinate a righteous general. As expected, Beggar Su repents and gangs up with WFH against the prince in a climactic battle. Guess who you have helping the prince, the White Lotus sect of course... Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for violence and drug content | See all certifications »
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11 November 1993 (Hong Kong)  »

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Fist of the Red Dragon  »

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The 35mm style of camera that Princess Yi Teh-Tai uses in one scene was not introduced until the late-1930s/early-1940s, well after the real Wong Fei-Hung's death in 1924. See more »

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Good Yuen woo-ping kung fu film!

Heroes among heroes is another kung fu movie from the master: Yuen Woo-ping. It stars Donnie Yen (the greatest in my opinion!)) As usual, Yen kicks some major butts in this movie but the story is not really original: Opium dealing involving the ''evil'' british!!(Strongly reminiscent of Drunken Master 2, Tai chi 2 or even once upon a time in china!!) The actor who portrays Wong Fei Hong in the movie is also a good martial artist but Donnie, once again, steals the show with his grace and his charisma. He even uses the drunken style in this movie. There is a good amount of fights in this movie but they are short but the climactic fight is great. Watch this movie for the fights, not for the story, because the fights are from Yuen Woo-ping and Donnie Yen shines, as always!! 7.8/10


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