Director:

Writer:

(as Benny Ho)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Absolution (1978)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

At a Catholic public school, Benjamin Stanfield is tired of being the teacher's pet and decides to play a practical joke on his form master Father Goddard. In confession, Stanfield tells ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Page
Stars: Richard Burton, Dominic Guard, David Bradley
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A martial-arts expert goes after a criminal gang and its boss, who were responsible for the death of his partner.

Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith
Stars: Edward John Stazak, John Stanton, James Richards
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

Oliver is in trouble. He's been caught embezzling money from his father's company, and unless he can pay back the $250,000 he took (which he can't), he will be fired from his job, arrested ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Hilliard Stern
Stars: Bob Dishy, Joanna Barnes, Bill Dana
The Creeper (1977)
Adventure | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Five doctors on a wilderness outing are stalked by disfigured, crazed killers.

Director: Peter Carter
Stars: Hal Holbrook, Lawrence Dane, Robin Gammell
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Several couples head upstate to the country to watch a boat being built. Unfortunately they are stalked by a murderer behind a ghoulish mask.

Directors: David Paulsen, John Mason Kirby
Stars: Christopher Allport, Jim Doerr, David Gale
Adventure | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A military-engineered virus, released during a plane crash, kills the entire human population. The only survivors are scientists in Antarctica, who desperately try to find a cure and save ... See full summary »

Director: Kinji Fukasaku
Stars: Masao Kusakari, Tsunehiko Watase, Isao Natsuyagi
Fleisch (TV Movie 1979)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A honeymooning couple stay at a hotel in New Mexico. It all seems normal until an ambulance pulls up and takes the husband away. The wife, with the help of a truck driver, finds the awful secret to the hotel and the ambulance service.

Director: Rainer Erler
Stars: Jutta Speidel, Wolf Roth, Herbert Herrmann
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

The mummy of long dormant, but powerful Caribbean voodoo priest Gatanebo gets revived on a luxury South Seas ocean liner as a big buff bald guy and proceeds to terrorize the passengers. ... See full summary »

Director: Manuel Caño
Stars: Aldo Sambrell, Tanyeka Stadler, Alexander Abrahan
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

The theft of jewels and mistaken identity complicate the life of Mary in this crime thriller.

Director: Osvaldo Civirani
Stars: Carroll Baker, George Hilton, Stephen Boyd
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

Three bumbling criminals have been trying to get their hands on the computerized control system of Mr. Twister, a talking monster truck with a mind of its own.

Director: Bill Rebane
Stars: Dean West, Meredith Orr, David Alan Smith
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A young martial artist seeks revenge on the Ninja who kills his martial arts brothers and teacher. He finds help in the form of a new teacher (who knows Ninjitsu) and new brothers. Together... See full summary »

Director: Cheh Chang
Stars: Tien-Chi Cheng, Tien Hsiang Lung, Meng Lo
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

The hero visits a town and meets a woman whose daughters were killed. He seeks the murderers, eventually encountering three men who he initially believes are the killers, though he learns ... See full summary »

Directors: Chia-Hui Liu, Chia-Liang Liu, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Chia-Hui Liu, Dean Shek, Paul Chun
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Fonda Lynn ...
Fonda Chiu
Alan Tam ...
Simon Chang
Lona Chang ...
Sheena
Jacky Lim ...
Joe Chan
Warren Chan
Agnes Lee ...
Editorial Manager
Simon Wong
Rex Chung
Carol Chan ...
Sheena's Grandmother
Neil Wu
Cherry Fung
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Chun
Lin Lin Li
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 June 1978 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Breakout from Oppression  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Sha Chu Chong Wei aka Breakout from Oppression:
23 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I found this title on a 50-pack of 'Drive -In' thrillers distributed by Mill Creek Entertainment. At first, I was disappointed because it seemed to be bad quality right from the start. The dubbing IS pretty bad and the lines & scenes happen so quickly, you're not sure what is happening, they just go from one thing to another, and you're supposed to be following the plot line, as fast as it goes! But the plot starts to become more obvious and you realize that the female lead, who just got out of prison, was given a job working for a newspaper. There is animosity from 2 other female co-workers, one who feels she got her job because of her looks and the other, who is jealous that the boss is asking the new girl out instead of her! So, there are some catty moments, but they scream so quickly in the English dubbing, it really takes concentration to hear all their lines - which usually end with a 'Hummpph!' in that cute 'Asian way' that we've come to expect from Chinese/Korean/Japanese ladies in many films. The boss is enamored with the new gal/ex-con, while the jilted employee seethes and plots some sort of destruction on one - or both of them! You will have to watch it to find out! But really, it's not a bad plot and the soundtrack is quirky, in a 70's kind of way. The direction isn't as bad as I thought at first, in fact it's typical of some of the newer Korean directors currently out there, with some dramatic imagery & effects. All in all, I thought it'd be crap but it turned into a neat little story worth finding, if you can! I doubt it's on DVD solo, I have mine on the 50-Drive-In set I bought off ebay for $18.99! I give it a 5 out of 10 ***** As in, average!


14 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Woof... kfipaul
Brooklyn Zu DVD wrong title ktemme
Discuss Sha chu chong wei (1978) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?