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The Legend Is Born: Ip Man (2010)

Yip Man chin chyun (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Biography, Drama | 24 June 2010 (Hong Kong)
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Yip Man's resistance against invading foreigners, along with his romantic relations while under the tutelage of three Wing Chun masters.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Yu-Hang To ...
Yi Huang ...
Cheung Wing Shing
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Ng Chung So
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Yip Tin Chi
Rose Chan ...
Li Mei Wai
Chun Ip ...
Leung Bik
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Chan Wah Shun
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Kitano Yumi
Suet Lam ...
Cheung Ho Tin
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Young Li Mei Wai
Heman Leung ...
Li Man Ho
Jun Hui Wen ...
Young Yip Man (as Wen Jun Hui)
Shen Al Ji ...
Young Yip Tin Chi
Sire Ma ...
Cheung Wing Wah
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Yip Man's resistance against invading foreigners, along with his romantic relations while under the tutelage of three Wing Chun masters.

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Ip Man Zero  »

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The role of Leung Bik was played by Ip Man's son Ip Chun. See more »

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Followed by Ip Man: The Final Fight (2013) See more »

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Cute but not close to Ip Man I and II
21 September 2010 | by (Serbia) – See all my reviews

I was not disappointed by this movie and certainly was entertained, but this is not a close match to the sequels with Donnie Yen. This actor is good as Ip Man but not a close match to Donnie Yen who was simply amazing. I understand that this was an early period of Ip Man's life so it had to be played by another actor, but I guess I am not the only one who would like to see one more sequel with Donnie. Everything else in this movie is somehow inferior to the previous two: composition, plot development and camera. While first two parts are slowly developing the core of the main conflict this one presents them by parts step by step making the movie somehow last tense and more slow. Pretty good acting must say. All in all, pretty good entertainment.


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