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Man of Tai Chi (2013)

 -  Action | Drama  -  5 July 2013 (China)
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A young martial artist's unparalleled Tai Chi skills land him in a highly lucrative underworld fight club.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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'Tiger' Chen Lin Hu
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Inspector Suen Jing Si
Hai Yu ...
Master Yang
Qing Ye ...
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Superintendent Wong
Hirata Yasuyuki ...
Thin Man
Brian Siswojo ...
Gong Au Young
Helene Leclerc ...
Female Announcer
Michael Tong ...
Shek Kuan
Sam Lee ...
De-Ming
Guo Jiu Long ...
Old Commentator
Huang Jiang Xiang ...
Young Commentator
Xia Zi Han ...
Li Hung
Sung-jun Yoo ...
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Storyline

Tiger Chen is a Tai Chi student who is rather rebellious and uses Tai Chi to fight despite his master's concerns. When the temple where he studies get threatened from modern redevelopment, he fights in an underground fight club to get money the temple needs. However he soon realizes that his employer has other negative motives. Written by Immanuel A.

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No rules. No mercy. Pure fighting.

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Action | Drama

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Rated R for violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 July 2013 (China)  »

Also Known As:

A Tai Chi harcosa  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$61,054 (USA) (1 November 2013)

Gross:

$61,054 (USA) (1 November 2013)
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Respect (RTPK)
Written by Eddie Chung, Ghost Style, Kitt, Phat and SIR JBS
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A Valuable Lesson.
13 July 2013 | by See all my reviews

Man of Tai Chi. I must say, this movie portrays everything Tai Chi teaches us about ourselves, our inner demons, and how easy it is to loose yourself once you achieve Power. How Control is even more important then simply having great power. After Watching it I must admit, IMDb's review by davidvdb2 (Belgium) Signifies that Movie Critics do not know jack when it comes to the Spirit of Martial Arts and its Many uses. I urge you to see this movie, its not the greatest; But it has a valuable lesson that we must all learn while walking upon our own path to becoming a better Person, not just in Body, but in Spirit. Yin & Yang. Inner & Outer Form. Keanu Reeves Did his Homework and thus deserves an A+!


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