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Kung Fu Invaders (1974)

Fang Shi Yu yu Hong Xiguan (original title)
Hung escapes Shaolin after the temple is attacked by the Ching, only to be jailed with the help of Fang (also of Shoalin) who mistakes him for a bandit. Fang must now help Hung escape so they can challenge the Ching together.

Director:

Cheh Chang

Writers:

Cheh Chang (screenplay), Kuang Ni (screenplay) (as I Kuang)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kuan Tai Chen ... Hung Hsi-kuan
Sheng Fu ... Fang Shih-yu
Hsin Fang Hsin Fang ... Wang San-Mei
Hark-On Fung ... Hsiang
Mu Chu ... General Che Kang (as Chu Mu)
Yi Feng ... Mai Hsin
Yen Tsan Tang Yen Tsan Tang ... Nien Shui-ching
Ching Wong ... Teh (as Ching Wang)
Nan Chiang ... Ho
Chi Chin Wu Chi Chin Wu
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chuan Chen ... Tibetan Lama fighter
Ti-Ko Chen
Tien Lung Chen ... Extra
Kent Cheng
Yi-Hsiung Chi
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Storyline

Hung escapes Shaolin after the temple is attacked by the Ching, only to be jailed with the help of Fang (also of Shoalin) who mistakes him for a bandit. Fang must now help Hung escape so they can challenge the Ching together.

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Action | Drama | History

Certificate:

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Details

Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

19 January 1974 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Kung Fu Invaders See more »

Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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American TV version is less violent and features the fight scenes in black and white. See more »

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The title sequence is the best part
18 January 2004 | by veganflimgeekSee all my reviews

As a fan of Chang Cheh films I would first comment that he has several much better films. Heroes two is honestly pretty unwatchable for anyone but Kung fu film diehard geeks. The story is revealed in very short moments tied together between long scenes of Shoalin boxing. Punch- block-punch-block blah blah. I mean I was entertained but the most remarkable thing about this film was the title sequence was awesome.

Instead of this film I would suggest other Cheh movies first. The heroic ones, five element ninjas or 5 deadly venoms come to mind first.


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