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Huo Yuan-Jia (1982)

The story of "Fok Yun Gap" also know as "Hou Yuan Chia" one of China's greatest marital artists.

Director:

Woo-Ping Yuen

Writers:

Tin Leung (as Li-jen Liang), Jing Wong | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yao Lin Chen Yao Lin Chen ... Eagle Claw school fighter
Yeh Fang ... Sanaka Senior
Fung Fung Fung Fung ... Boxing promoter
Hark-On Fung ... White Man's Lackey
Ha Huang ... Teacher beaten by Sanaka
Phillip Ko ... Master Fok
Yasuaki Kurata ... Chiang Ho-Shan
Hok Nin Lau ... Sifu Fok's assistant
Ka Ting Lee ... Sanaka Junior
Ka-Yan Leung ... Fok Yun Gap as adult (as Kar Yan Leung)
Siu-Lung Leung ... (as Bruce Liang)
Huang-Hsi Liu Huang-Hsi Liu
Kwai Shan Kwai Shan ... Yellow Tiger of Shantung
Brandy Yuen Brandy Yuen ... Chiao Te, bucktooth
Cheung-Yan Yuen ... Pipe smoker
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The story of "Fok Yun Gap" also know as "Hou Yuan Chia" one of China's greatest marital artists.

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china | kung fu | martial arts | See All (3) »

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The legend that inspired Bruce Lee's "Fist of Fury"

Genres:

Action | History

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin | Cantonese

Release Date:

12 February 1982 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Secret Master See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Seasonal Film Corporation See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Version of Zhong guo tie ren (1973) See more »

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kung fu.. and so much more
21 February 2004 | by bavski-knovrilSee all my reviews

I bought this movie expecting an 'old skool' kung fu movie typical of the genre, but was pleasently surprised that the story was strong and well presented - not typical of your run-of-the-mill kung fu flick.

'Beardy' (though shaven) gives a great performance as the legendary student of a travelling teacher who is secretly taught kung-fu and becomes the best fighter in China.

The action is great, especially the boat scene where 'western style boxing' is shown to be no match for a beating up-side-the-head with a pipe stuck in your suspenders.

Plenty of balsa wood furniture and a comic relief with rabbit-teeth and freckles - action, reasonable script-writing and comedy make this movie a must-see.


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