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Zhang men ren (1983)

The pre-eminent martial arts moviemaker Liu Chia-liang came up with the novel idea for this exciting and hilarious kung-fu clash between an old-fashioned kung-fu master and a hip and beautiful marketing wiz.

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Chia-Liang Liu
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Cast

Credited cast:
Chia-Liang Liu ... Wang Hsia Yuan
Kara Wai ... Chen Mei Ling
Hou Hsiao Hou Hsiao
Chia-Hui Liu
Yue Wong
Chan-Peng Chang
Te-Lo Mai ... (as Robert Mak)
Lung Wei Wang
Feng Ku ... School administrator
Tien Hsiang Lung ... Tang Hsiang
Chien Sun ... Chang
Hui Huang Lin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kwok Keung Chan Kwok Keung Chan ... (as Kuo-Chiang Chen)
Leung Chan Leung Chan
Kuo Hua Chang
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The pre-eminent martial arts moviemaker Liu Chia-liang came up with the novel idea for this exciting and hilarious kung-fu clash between an old-fashioned kung-fu master and a hip and beautiful marketing wiz.

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Action | Comedy

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | Mandarin

Release Date:

31 March 1983 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Jeung moon yan See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Shaw Brothers See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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quirky and creative meeting of old school and new school
28 February 2006 | by chickenjacksonSee all my reviews

now, with most martial arts films before the mid 90's i suspend all deep criticism of plot, acting, and all that other stuff. for what it is i feel this is a highly entertaining film. but you can't go wrong with this director for some great action choreography. it is such a creative piece that is always surprising the viewer with different styles / props / situations for martial arts. also, if you're an avid martial arts fan you'll recognize a lot of faces from a number of interesting shaw brother films (sorry, bad with the names...the disciple from "mad monkey kung fu", the disciple from "36th chamber of shaolin", the disciple from the "masters of shaolin").


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