Tag: Yuen Biao

Rob-B-Hood (2006)

Rob-B-Hood (2006)

Movie review of Rob-B-Hood, a 2006 Hong Kong action comedy caper film written, produced and directed by Benny Chan, starring Jackie Chan, Louis Koo, Yuen Biao and Michael Hui.

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Once Upon A Time In China (1991)

Once Upon A Time In China (1991)

By Guest Contributor James Baysinger ‘Once Upon A Time In China’ is a martial arts movie starring a very young Jet Li as Wong Fei-hung, an expert martial artist and doctor, and who also happens to be a Confucian. This is the movie that jump-started Jet Li's great acting career. Although he had played in several ...

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Happy Birthday Yuen Biao!

Happy Birthday Yuen Biao!

Happy Birthday to Yuen Biao! The amazing martial artist is a mere 57-years old today! He has worked on more than 80 films to date either as an actor, stuntman or action choreographer. He trained at the Peking Opera School with Jackie Chan and Sammo Hung. Here he is demonstrating what he's best known for, incredible ...

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Magnificent Butcher (1979)

Magnificent Butcher (1979)

If you were to try to list every Wong Fei-hung movie ever made by Hong Kong filmmakers, that list could wrap around a house two or three times! In the realm of both martial arts films and Chinese culture, Wong Fei-hung is a legend on par with Wyatt Earp, William Tell, or Robin Hood, so it’s no surprise that so many ...

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The Iceman Cometh (1989)

The Iceman Cometh (1989)

A martial arts, action, comedy, fantasy film, featuring two of Hong Kong cinema’s most acrobatic actors, Yuen Biao and Yuen Wah. Trailer http://youtu.be/MVKspl8Nd-o Cast The lead roles are taken by classmates from Yu Jim Yuen’s legendary Peking Opera School, Yuen Biao and Yuen Wah. They were part of the “Seven ...

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Eastern Condors (1987)

Eastern Condors (1987)

A rare foray into the war film genre and a fan favourite, Sammo Hung’s “Eastern Condors” has stood the test of time as one of the best action films from the eighties’ “golden era” of Hong Kong films. Cast Sammo Hung assembled a virtual “who’s who” of some of the best talent in the Hong Kong film industry, years ...

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Wheels on Meals (1984)

Wheels on Meals (1984)

From their youth in the Peking Opera Academy to their early rise to stardom in Hong Kong, Jackie Chan, Yuen Biao, and Sammo Hung all seemed inseparable. If they weren’t battling hordes of henchman and dastardly villains alongside one another in the likes of Project A, My Lucky Stars, or Dragons Forever, they were ...

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