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The Legend II (1993)

Fong sai yuk 2 (original title)
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The Cantonese hero Fong Sai Yuk becomes involved in the secret brotherhood "The Red Flower", who are trying to overthrow the Manchurian emperor and re-establishing the Ming dynasty. The ... See full summary »

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Corey Yuen

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Kin Chung Chan (screenplay) (as Chan Kin Chung), Jeffrey Lau (screenplay) (as Kay On) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jet Li ... Fong Sai Yuk
Josephine Siao ... Miu Chui Fa
Adam Cheng ... Chan Ka Lok
Michelle Reis ... Ting Ting (as Michele Reis)
Amy Kwok Amy Kwok ... Man Yin
Corey Yuen ... Li Kwok Bon
Lung Chan ... Macu
Chunhua Ji ... Yu (as Chun Hua Ji)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John DeMita ... Fong Sai Yuk (voice)
Danielle Hand Danielle Hand ... (voice)
Joe Hannah Joe Hannah ... (voice)
Tom Konkle ... Yu (voice)
Peter Kwong ... (voice)
Page Leong ... (voice)
Eli Linnetz Eli Linnetz ... (voice)
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The Cantonese hero Fong Sai Yuk becomes involved in the secret brotherhood "The Red Flower", who are trying to overthrow the Manchurian emperor and re-establishing the Ming dynasty. The social upheaval is combined with Sai Yuk's personal moral conflict about how to conform to the rigid regime of the brotherhood and on top of that sort out his difficult love life, saddled with two presumptive wives. Written by Michael Soderberg <michael.soderberg@mailbox.swipnet.se>

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Rated R for martial arts violence | See all certifications »

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Country:

China | Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | Mandarin

Release Date:

25 September 1993 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

The Legend 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

China

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Enjoyable
16 June 2002 | by ScoatsSee all my reviews

It would be interesting to see this in Mandarain with English subtitles. The dubbed dialog is a bit odd, but not as bad as some I have seen.

The action scenes are in the Croutching Tiger vein, which instead of relying on solely on the physical abilities of the actors features of a lot of special effects.

Like Croutching Tiger, the women in this movie are quite capable of kicking butt.

Also like Croutching Tiger, it is a historical piece that could be 100 years ago or 500 years ago.

The guy who plays Dong, Fong Shi Yu's teacher, looks familiar, but the character is not listed on IMDB. Wonder what I've seen him in before.

If you like Jet Li movies, this is one worth seeing.


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