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Wu lin sheng huo jin (1983)

A brother and sister seek vengeance for the death of their parents.

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Credited cast:
... Omei Sect Chief Tsing Yin (as Hsueh-Hua Liu)
... Yin Tien-chou
Jason Pai Piao ... Monster Yu
Phillip Chung-Fung Kwok ... You-ming Elder (as Chui Kuo)
Siu-Kwan Lau ... Tuan Yun-hsiu
Jing-Jing Yung ... Tu Chuan-erh (as Mary Jean Reimer)
Ching-Ching Yeung ... Yin Tan-Feng
Li-Ling Liao ... Sun Yu-fung
Tsui Ling Yu ... Yuan Chie-fung
Hsueh-Erh Wen ... Kid Golden Snake
Min-Yi Huang ... Madam Yin (Guest star) (as Man-yi Huang)
Ke Chu ... (Guest star)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shen Chan ... Shaolin Sect Chief abbot
Tao Chiang ... Bloodsucking Sect Chief Lin Mei-hsiang
Yu Lung Hsiao ... Yin Ching-sung (as Hsiao Yu Ming)
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A brother and sister seek vengeance for the death of their parents.

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10 June 1983 (Hong Kong)  »

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Holy Flame of the Martial World  »

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About as crazy as you can get
17 July 2005 | by See all my reviews

Set bound martial arts / magic kung-fu insanity. Flying remote controlled swords, a woman who shoots explosive rays from her finger, the ghostly laugh power. At one point there is a fight with a corpse / mummy that speaks English! A lot of skeletons are tossed around. Overall the film moves along at a good clip but it really exists in an alternate universe. If strident unreality is not your thing avoid this film at all costs.

Some of the "outdoor" scenes seem to have been shot in a small garage. You can see the wall painted sky blue only a few feet away from the actors. It is a little confusing as the lead good guy "The Phantom" and the lead bad guy "The Monster" resemble each other.

Regardless, I enjoyed the film.


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