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Shao Lin zui ba quan (1981)

To avenge his parents, Lao kidnaps the daughter of one of the men who betrayed his father in hope of luring him out. Through the process of defeating his minions Lao befriends a one-handed ... See full summary »

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Yang Ming Tsai

Writer:

Ge Kao (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Chia-Hui Liu ... Lao Chung
Eagle Han ... Wong Kin Chung
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mi-hee Chang Mi-hee Chang ... (as Mi-hee Jang)
Yuet Sang Chin ... Yip Sze On
Jeong-il Choi ... (as Jing Yi Tsao)
Il-do Hwang Il-do Hwang
Kil-su Hyeon Kil-su Hyeon
Kim Jee-Young Kim Jee-Young ... (as Ji-yeong Kim)
Ki-Ju Kim
Wuk Kim Wuk Kim
Il-su Kwon Il-su Kwon
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To avenge his parents, Lao kidnaps the daughter of one of the men who betrayed his father in hope of luring him out. Through the process of defeating his minions Lao befriends a one-handed fighter out for similar revenge, and the daughter falls in love with Lao. Lao and the one-handed man team-up in a final battle to the death.

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

1 October 1981 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Kung fu warrior See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

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2.35 : 1
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The greatest kung fu movie ever! (aka Plan 9 from outer china)
28 February 2007 | by ImmortalKnightSee all my reviews

Excellent mix of comedy, fighting, and bad dubbing! Seriously though, any fan of old school kung fu will enjoy this. Enjoy it for the many fights throughout the movie (including a person being killed mere moments into the films beginning!) And for the excellent quality of said fights! No fake fighting to be had here thats for sure. And best of all, there is a bonus commentary track by Ric Meyers of kung fu insider magazine. (who gave the movie the title Plan nine from outer china) In my opinion thats the best part, as I learned stuff about the genre that I never knew before. You also can most likely find this movie cheap. So go out and find a copy for yourself! Look for the Taiseng release as it is the one I own (and has the audio commentary) on DVD.


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