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Iron Monkey 2 (1996)

Jie tou sha shou (original title)
R | | Action | 1 January 2012 (USA)
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Donnie Yen fights a deadly assassin named Tiger Yu and teaming a band of insurrectionists battling a malevolent gang of weapons smugglers.

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Lu Chiang Chao (as Lu-Jiang Jua), Lan Jing
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Credited cast:
Donnie Yen ... Iron Monkey
Billy Chow ... Jade Tiger's Brother
Wu Ma ... Ken
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Steve Benson Steve Benson
Richard Cansino ... (voice)
Jian-li Chang Jian-li Chang ... Jade Tiger
Cam Clarke ... Representative in the city (voice)
Lara Cody Lara Cody ... (voice)
Peter Doyle Peter Doyle ... (voice)
Ron Edwars Ron Edwars
Keith Ferguson Keith Ferguson ... (voice)
Graeme Ford Graeme Ford ... (voice)
Jessica Gee-George ... Li Wen Min (voice) (as Jessica Gee)
Grant George ... Iron Monkey (voice)
Huansong Han Huansong Han
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Trivia

Yuen Woo-Ping was the action choreographer in both Iron Monkey films. See more »

Alternate Versions

There is a alternate version done by Miramax, and was not released on DVD or Blu-ray, but obscure their own version because Miramax would thought that the public would criticize the English Adaptation of the film that Miramax's Version makes it a sequel, but the Miramax version is only available on Netflix & Lionsgate's YouTube Channel "LionsgateVOD (only for purchase). See more »

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Follows Iron Monkey (1993) See more »

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Iron Monkey 2
8 November 2011 | by ebiros2See all my reviews

There was the first Iron Monkey that featured Chen Kuan Tai in the lead role. Chen was very good as the Iron Mokey. In this, Donny Yuen plays the role of Iron Monkey. The two movies are not connected in any ways.

This movie is made by a little known Hong Kong company called the Gold Rush. It's a period piece taking place just before the second world war. The production is very derivative with little bit of Jackie Chan's Project A, and other movies of this genre. The movie is shot very low quality, and other details are equally of lower quality. It's like the '70s movie made in the '90s, and looks dated. I've never seen the actors that starred in this movie before or since except Donny Yuen.

Story is mostly about nothing - not much happens except for lot of dialogs between the actors. Japanese are portrayed as the bad guys, and so are the Russians.

So unfortunately, this one doesn't measure up to the original Iron Monkey in any ways, nor does it measure up to other Hong Kong movies of the same era.


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Country:

Hong Kong | Taiwan | China

Language:

Mandarin | Cantonese

Release Date:

1 January 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gai tau sat sau See more »

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Gross USA:

$14,569,178
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Gold Rush Film Co. See more »
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| (USA) (dubbed)

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Mono

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1.85 : 1
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