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The Deadly Duo (1971)

Shuang xia (original title)
A prince of the Sung Dynasty has been taken prisoner by Ching invaders and is being held in an impenetrable fortress by elite men of the Ching. A group of fighters loyal to the Sung set out... See full summary »

Director:

Cheh Chang

Writer:

Kuang Ni (as Kuan I)
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Cast

Credited cast:
David Chiang ... Hsiao Pin-fu
Lung Ti ... Pao Kung Tien
Feng Ku ... Man Tien-kuei
Lei Cheng ... Hsu Luo
Sing Chen ... Chin Prince
Lung Yu Lung Yu ... Kang Prince
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chuan Chen
Kang-Yeh Cheng
Yi-Hsiung Chi
Shao-Lin Chiang
Chi Chu Chin
Yun-Kin Chow
Hark-On Fung
Stanley Sui-Fan Fung ... (as Shui-Fan Fung)
Pak-Kwong Ho
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A prince of the Sung Dynasty has been taken prisoner by Ching invaders and is being held in an impenetrable fortress by elite men of the Ching. A group of fighters loyal to the Sung set out on a treacherous journey to the fortress in order to free the prince. A mysterious stranger is recruited to accompany the fighters to help them gain access to the fortress. Written by Anonymous

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Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

22 December 1971 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

The Deadly Duo See more »

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Production Co:

Shaw Brothers See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Classic Shaw Brothers film
1 October 2000 | by sockiiSee all my reviews

This is a good old-fashioned kung fu movie, featuring the always entertaining pairing of Shaw Brothers stars David Chiang and Ti Lung. While it may not show the polish and lightning-fast kung fu of later martial arts movies, this one has a simple but engaging storyline and enough action to keep the viewer watching.


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