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Legend of the Wolf (1997)
"Chin Long Chuen Suet" (original title)

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Fung Man-Hin
Carman Lee ...
Wai-Yee
Chi Wah Wong ...
Wai
Ben Lam ...
Bandit leader
Edmond Leung ...
Ben Chan
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Mandy Chan ...
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Cub Chin ...
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Chin Hung Fan ...
Bandit
Ping Han
Choi-Chow Hoh
Suk Yin Lai
Tat Chiu Lee ...
Fighter with axe
Wai Cheung Mak ...
Monkey style fighter
Ngan-Ying Poon ...
Villager
Jan-To Tam ...
Fighter with chains
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Brilliant martial-arts film from Donnie Yen
23 February 2002 | by (Charlottesville, Virginia) – See all my reviews

When I finally got the chance to see this movie, it lived up to and surpassed most of my expectations. Donnie Yen is both excellent as an actor and a director. Legend of the Wolf is definitely one of the best kung-fu flicks since Fist of Legend or Iron Monkey. It effectively recaptures a genre that has not been effectively done since the late 80's and early 90's.

The movie contains at least 5 or 6 amazing fight scenes that complement the slightly confusing, yet thoughtful story, well. The speed of the fight scenes is lightening quick and all of the action is intense, the only downfall being that a little editing was necessary for some of the earlier fights. However, this film overcomes all of its flaws and provides a thrilling experience that should please all martial-arts fans. final score 10/10


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