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Tag Archives: Jet Li
Once Upon a Time in China (1991) Hark Tsui, Jet Li, Rosamund Kwan, Biao Yuen, Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces’ (English, French and American) plundering of China. Read More »
Last Hero in China / Wong Fei Hung V: Tit gai dau ng gung (1993) Jing Wong, Woo-Ping Yuen, Jet Li, Sharla Cheung, Dicky Cheung, Action, Comedy, History
Jet Li stars in this comic spectacle as a Chinese “Robin Hood” who stumbles upon a kidnapping scheme after unwittingly opening a martial arts school next to a brothel!
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Martial Arts of Shaolin / Nan bei Shao Lin (1986) Chia-Liang Liu, Jet Li, Jianqiang Hu, Qiuyan Huang, Action, Drama
Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler’s extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are chased all over by soldiers. Meanwhile, one of the southerners turns out to be a cross-dressed woman, who is also discovered to wear a footbell to match Jet Li’s, meaning they are somehow slated for an arranged marriage.
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