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The Storm Riders (1998)
"Fung wan: Hung ba tin ha" (original title)

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An evil warlord takes in 2 students (Wind & Cloud) in an effort to become invincible so he can take over the world.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Whispering Wind / Nip Fung
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Lord Conqueror / Hung Baa (as Sonny Chiba)
Kristy Yang ...
Charity / Hung Chi
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lawrence Cheng ...
Jester / Man Chow Chow (as Tan-shui Cheng)
Roy Cheung ...
Shaolin Monk
Yue Dung Cheung ...
Jason Chu ...
Ming
Alex Fong ...
Whispering Prince
Rocky Lai ...
Wedding Guest
Yiu-Cheung Lai ...
Mud Buddha / Nai Pou Saat
Dion Lam ...
Crow (as Dik-on Lam)
Siu-Kei Lee ...
Wedding Guest
Tat Chiu Lee ...
Hawk
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Storyline

Lord Conquer is a great and mighty warlord who wants to take over the world. To do so, he must defeat another warrior named Sword Saint; but the battle is prophesized to take place in ten years. Lord Conquer's servant, Mud Buddah, says that he can make himself invincible by then if he can make two certain children into his disciples. Those children are Whispering Wind and Striding Cloud. But Lord Conquer discovers that if Wind and Cloud were to unite against him, they could overthrow him. He tries to avoid this by marrying his daughter Charity to Wind. Cloud intervines and Lord Conquer accidentally kills Charity. Meanwhile, the time has come for Lord Conquer's duel with Sword Saint. He shows his true intentions by turning against Cloud and Wind. Now it's a free-for-all battle between Lord Conquer, Sword Saint, Cloud, and Wind. And only one will emerge the victor! Written by Montrel

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Rated PG-13 for intense martial arts violence and a scene of sensuality | See all certifications »
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18 July 1998 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Fung wan: Hung ba tin ha  »

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

SGD 2,020,000 (Singapore)
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The Greatest Movie Ever!
17 December 2000 | by (Charlotte, NC USA) – See all my reviews

This is absolutely Greatest Sci-Fi martial arts movie of All time! My first, and foremost Favorite movie. This Movie has a powerful story that stands by itself. Added to that is the effects, and the choreography that make this movie riveting.

This is a must see(must Own) for anyone with a Fantasy-Martial Arts Interest.

Anyoneone who Love's this movie would Enjoy "The Bride With White Hair"(1&2), and "Heroic Trio" and "The Executioners".


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