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The Invincible Armour (1977)

Ying zhao tie bu shan (original title)
Unrated | | Action, Drama | 29 June 1977 (Hong Kong)
Hwang Jang Lee is a corrupt Ming guard who frames John Liu for murder. A wanted fugitive, John hides out with a teen who is an expert in the infamous Iron Armor technique, a technique that ... See full summary »

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See-Yuen Ng

Writer:

Lu Tung
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Cast

Credited cast:
John Liu ... Chow Lu Fung
Jung-Lee Hwang ... Minister Cheng (as Jang Lee Hwang)
Chiang Wang ... Shen Yu
Hsin Hsing Kuo Hsin Hsing Kuo
Yuan Chuan ... (Guest star)
Hoi Sang Lee ... Hu Lung (as Li Hai Sheng)
Yuan Chieh Yuan Chieh
Fu-Kuei Tsai Fu-Kuei Tsai
Phillip Ko
Corey Yuen ... Assassin
Biao Yuen ... Assassin
Shun-Yee Yuen Shun-Yee Yuen ... Assassin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kuen Cheung
Kuo Chung Ching
Hsia Hsu
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Storyline

Hwang Jang Lee is a corrupt Ming guard who frames John Liu for murder. A wanted fugitive, John hides out with a teen who is an expert in the infamous Iron Armor technique, a technique that means the expert can withstand anything. However, Hwang is an expert in it as well as the Eagle Claw's. Can John stop Hwang befgore it's too late? Written by Albert Valentin

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Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

Hong Kong | Taiwan

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

29 June 1977 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Stahlfaust See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Lai Wah Film Company See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The soundtrack for this film was directly copied from Italo Western Day of Anger (1967) See more »

Quotes

Minister Cheng: My one weak spot is not located in my throat anymore!
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Alternate Versions

In the UK, the 1986 video version had 6 seconds cut by the BBFC to remove 2 shots of a man's testicles being grabbed during the final fight scene. The initial 2005 DVD release from DVD.com featured the cut print, though the 2nd release the same year featured the full uncut version. See more »

Connections

References Day of Anger (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

I Giorni Dell'ira
("The Day of Anger")
Written and Performed by Riz Ortolani
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Movie..Invincible Armor
17 June 2000 | by montessnySee all my reviews

If it's starring Hwang Jang Lee your in for a great movie!This one is a great.This movie is starts out with action and it has very little time to spare with corny comedy like on some kung fu movies.The movies plot is ok.For such a great movie though I thought they could have wrote the movie with a little more drama and twists to keep you guessing on who is good and bad!Great fighting styles,Eagle's claw,Iron finger armor,High leg kicks from John Liu.If you like white long haired masters like me... you will like this movie also.The White haired masters one on one near the end what could be better!The end finishes strong which reminds me of the movie Fist of the white lotus somewhat.Hwang Jang Lee was so strong that you could have thrown a ton brick in his face and he would have still been coming to you!Scary!


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