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Legend of the Liquid Sword (1993)

Siu hap Cho Lau Heung (original title)
| Fantasy, Action, Adventure
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Ziwei Liu ...
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25 July 1999 | by (T.F.) – See all my reviews

Wires and flying and swastika-wielding Shaolin monks and crude humor and bad subtitling and really really good kung fu and amateur acupuncture and more flying and water worshippers and some more of those in-jokes that "none of me and my friends got" and Batman and Jesus and one of the craziest movies, kung fu or otherwise, ever made. WOW WOW WOW!!! You must see this movie!!!


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