6.2/10
38,920
519 user 63 critic

Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy | 25 January 2002 (USA)
A rough-around-the-edges martial arts master seeks revenge for his parent's death.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
Popularity
4,179 ( 307)

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Bat Thumb (2001)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The Bat Thumb must stop another villian from taking over his precious city, only this time he will have to stop No Face in the hardest battle to date.

Director: David Bourla
Stars: Steve Oedekerk, Paul Greenberg, Rob Paulsen
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Kung Pow Charlie Osborn is all talk and no action until he crosses paths with a reclusive goat farmer named Mr. Shutaki who is rumored to be a martial arts master. After receiving a beating... See full summary »

Director: Corey B. Stevens
Stars: Paul Ohlman, Tony Cacaro, Tara Kiely
Short | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In a sendoff of the original Star Wars, several fingers and thumbs are used to act out the roles of would-be heroes and villians as the forces of finger and thumb clash of an evil super-weapon.

Director: Steve Oedekerk
Stars: Steve Oedekerk, Andrea Fears, Ross Shafer
The Godthumb (2002)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The classic tale of the Godfather and his rule over the Mob as told by the loveable thumbs that we all can relate to.

Director: David Bourla
Stars: Steve Oedekerk, Megan Cavanagh, Cam Clarke
Frankenthumb (Video 2002)
Animation | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The classic story of Frankenstein's Monster comes to life in this thumbtastic film

Director: David Bourla
Stars: Steve Oedekerk, S. Scott Bullock, Shannon Garza
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Chosen One (voice)
Fei Lung ...
Master Pain (Betty) (archive footage)
...
Young Master Pain (archive footage)
Ling-Ling Hsieh ...
Ling (archive footage)
Lin Yan ...
Chia Yung Liu ...
Wimp Lo (archive footage) (as Lau Kar Wing)
Hui Lou Chen ...
Master Tang (archive footage)
Chi Ma ...
Master Doe (archive footage)
...
...
...
Tad Horino ...
Tori Tran ...
...
...
Henchman #2
Edit

Storyline

Kung Pow: Enter the Fist is a movie within a movie, created to spoof the martial arts genre. Writer/director Steve Oedekerk uses contemporary characters and splices them into a 1970s kung-fu film, weaving the new and old together. As the main character, The Chosen One, Oedekerk sets off to avenge the deaths of his parents at the hands of kung-fu legend Master Pain. Along the way, he encounters some strange characters, one of which is a cow trained in the martial arts. Written by kem

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Une Parodie Au Pays Du Kung Fu. See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for comic violence, crude and sexual humor | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

25 January 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kung Pow! Enter the Fist  »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,017,474 (USA) (25 January 2002)

Gross:

$16,033,556 (USA) (12 April 2002)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

With exception of the character Whoa, Steve Oedekerk did all of the other character's dubbed voices. See more »

Goofs

When the Chosen One is flicking Moo Nieu's udder, he first grabs his right upper nipple and begins to flick it. However, in the next shot, he is flicking his lower right nipple. See more »

Quotes

Mayor: That tiny net was sure-fire master!
Master Betty: Yes, a tiny net is a death sentence, it's a net and it's tiny!
See more »

Crazy Credits

After the credits end Master Tang is shown lying on the ground with his leg being pecked at by a bird. He starts to complain and tries to shoo the bird away. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

U Can't Touch This
Written by M.C. Hammer (as Kirk Burrell), Rick James and Alonzo Miller
Performed by M.C. Hammer (as MC Hammer)
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under License from EMI-Capitol Music Special Markets
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The funniest film I've ever seen
29 July 2004 | by (Brighton) – See all my reviews

This film is a masterpiece of comic re-dubbing. Sure it's nothing artistic but everyone I show it to loves it. It really is very very good. Yeah, this film is dumb, but in a way which makes it hilarious. I can't wait for the sequel.

The characters include a kung fu master named moon view, who is in fact, more bovine than you expect; a martial arts student who has developed his own style - face to foot style, which he uses to battle his opponents and an armada of french space invaders. You won't find anything else like it.


66 of 96 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?