Mad monkey kung fu [Blu-ray]

Mad monkey kung fu [Blu-ray]

By Liu, Jialiang, 1934- film director, choreographer, actor.
Lo, Mar, film director.

Genre Action and adventure films.

Published [2022] by Arrow Video, [United States]

Bib Id 2566594

Copyright 2022

Description 1 videodisc (215 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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06395cgm a2201165 a 4500
Publisher Number
chi eng
Call #
CHI Blu-ray M
Mad monkey kung fu [Blu-ray]
Publication Information
[2022] by Arrow Video, [United States] :
Copyright Date
1 videodisc (215 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Motion pictures
Title from container.
Special features: Brand new 2K restorations of both films from the original negatives by Arrow films ; newly translated English subtitles for both films ; brand new commentary for Mad Monkey Kung Fu by martial arts cinema experts Frank Djeng and Michael Worth ; newly filmed appreciation of Mad Monkey Kung Fu by film critic and historian Tony Rayns ; interview with actor Hsiao Hou, filmed in 2004 by Frédéric Ambroisine ; Shaw in the USA, a brand new featurette on how Shaw Brothers broke America featuring Grady Hendrix and Chris Poggiali ; Hong Kong and US theatrical trailers for Mad Monkey Kung Fu ; Hong Kong theatrical trailer and UK VHS promo for Five Superfighters ; image gallery for both films.
880-01 Feng hou = Mad monkey kung fu / Shao shi xiong di (Xianggang) you xian gong si, Shao shi zhi pian chang chu pin ; jian zhi Shao Yifu ; dao yan Liu Jialiang (115 min.) -- Tang shan wu hu = Five superfighters / Shao shi xiong di (Xianggang) you xian gong si, Shao shi zhi pian chang chu pin ; bian ju, Situ An ; dao yan, Luo Ma (100 min.).
Creation/Production Credits
Mad monkey kung fu: Cinematography by Arthur Wong ; edited by Chiant Hsing-lung, Li Yen-hai.
Five superfighters: Cinematography by Lin Chao ; edited by Chiang Hsing-lung ; music by Wang Ju-ren.
Mad monkey kung fu: Lau Kar-leung, Hsiao Hou, Lo Lieh, Kara Hui, Lin Hui-huang, Lin Ko-ming, Shen Hsien, Wang Ching-ho.
Five superfighters: Ng Yen-jun, Austin Wai, Tony Leung Siu-hung, Kwan Fung, Hau Chiu-sing.
"Five superfighters" (1979): Three young martial arts students and their teacher are beaten up badly by a wandering man who proclaims himself ''a corrector of bad kung-fu.'' Determined to avenge their teacher and regain their honor, the three students all go their separate ways to find kung-fu masters who will take them as students.
Rating: Not rated.
System Details
Blu-ray; Region A; Wide screen; Full HD 1080; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note
Mandarin, Cantonese or English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Action and adventure films.
Martial arts films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films