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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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Yuk Wong ...
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Leung Foon
Man-Tat Ng ...
Master So
Fennie Yuen ...
Princess Yi Teh-Tai
Sheila Chan ...
Aunt Jean
Xin Xin Xiong ...
Prince Barac
Fong Pau ...
Officer Lam
Yongxia Chen ...
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Hoi-San Kwan ...
Beggar Chie (as Hoi-Shan Kwan)
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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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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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Version of King of Beggars (1992) See more »

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Pretty good period movie
6 May 2000 | by (Stockton, California) – See all my reviews

This was a pretty good period kung fu movie. Once again, Yuen Woo Ping and Donnie Yen team up in this OUATIC-esque story about Beggar So and Wong Fei Hung teaming up to fight opium dealers. Donnie Yen is excellent, his skills are superb. The actor who plays Wong Fei Hung is talented as well. I wish that Donnie Yen had more fighting time in the movie. His fight against Xiong Xin Xin was good, but it seemed a bit short. I also thought that the movie was too bloody at times. Setting that aside, it is an entertaining movie.


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