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Infra-Man (1975)

Zhong guo chao ren (original title)
PG | | Action, Sci-Fi | 1975 (USA)
Princess Dragon Mom and her mutant army have arisen, and only Inframan can stop them!

Director:

Shan Hua

Writer:

Kuang Ni
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Credited cast:
Danny Lee ... Rayma / Inframan (as Hsui-Hsien Li)
Hsieh Wang ... Professor Liu Ying-Te
Terry Liu ... Demon Princess Elizebub
Man-Tzu Yuan ... Liu Mei-Mei
Dana ... Demon Witch-Eye (as Shu-Yi Tsen)
Bruce Le ... Sergeant Lu Hsiao-Lung (as Chien-Lung Huang)
Yang Chiang ... Liutenant Chu Chi-Kuang
Wen-Wei Lin ... Chu Ming
Wei Lu Wei Lu
Lu Sheng Lu Sheng ... Hsiao Hu (Juvenile)
Fanny Leung Fanny Leung ... (as Man-Yi Liang)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shao-Chia Chen
Chok Chow Cheung
Chuen Chiang
Shao-Lin Chiang
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Storyline

The ten million year-old Princess Dragon Mom (Terry Liu) attempts to conquer the earth with her legion of mutant monsters. In response, Professor Chang (Wang Hsieh) creates Inframan, turning a young volunteer into a bionic superhero to save the world. However, the Princess kidnaps Chang's daughter. Can Inframan save her and the planet before it's too late? Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Created by science - Powered by nuclear energy... The Man Beyond Bionics See more »

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Action | Sci-Fi

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Trivia

The first monster Inframan fights is a plant monster (and not an octopus monster, as is commonly believed). See more »

Goofs

Professor Chang says Infra-Man is powered by a nuclear reactor but later he seems to be inexplicably solar powered. (Only Infra-man's Solar Ray weapon is powered by the sun, the rest of him is nuclear powered.) See more »

Quotes

Professor: Rayma, now you are filled with power and energy! For you, nothing will be an impossibility! Your senses are intensified, so you can even see and hear through walls!
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Alternate Versions

The US English-dubbed version has a completely different title sequence (except for when the "transformation" animation from the background of the original HK credit sequence has been reworked into the beginning of the US credits), replaces & deletes some of the original music (as well as adding library music into appropriate scenes), and all of the sequences of Lei-Ma's standard transformation into Inframan have been snipped. See more »

Connections

Followed by The Mighty Peking Man (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

Music
from Urutora sebun (1967)
Composed by Toru Fuyuki
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A Camp Classic...
3 September 1998 | by GislefSee all my reviews

...that you'll want to watch over and over again. A weird, psychedelic mixture of martial arts movies, Japanese giant monster movies, spy adventures, and just plain goofiness. The plot makes no senses, the characters are thinnest cardboard, and the monsters are truly hilarious. If you wonder where they came up with Power Rangers, look no further than here.


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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin | Cantonese

Release Date:

1975 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Infra-Man See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Shaw Brothers See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

4-Track Stereo (Infrasound)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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