In 1935 in Foshan, south China, there are martial arts schools on every street corner. Ip Man is the undisputed martial arts champion, yet he has not devoted himself to teaching. Despite this, it seems that all the kung fu masters of the city are eager to fight him to improve their reputation. Written by
In the last great war one man defied an empire...
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Hiroyuki Ikeuchi (who played the Japanese general) suffered a mild concussion during filming, after being struck four times during a fight scene. See more
In the bedroom, when Yip Man is reading, there is a modern lamp made of matte metal. See more
[Facing the Northerner Ip Man adopts his combat stance with an unsettling mixture of mettle and serenity
Wing Chun, Ip Man.
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