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The 36th Chamber of Shaolin [Blu-ray] [1978]

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Release Date:03/02/2010
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    Overview

    Ratings & Reviews


    Overall Customer Rating:
    100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (5 out of 5)

    Special Features


    • Music video for Wu-Tang Clan's "Gravel Pit"
    • Interview with star Gordon Liu
    • "Shaolin: A Hero Birthplace"
    • Feature commentary by the RZA of Wu-Tang Clan and film critic Andy Klein
    • Posters & stills gallery
    • Original theatrical trailer
    • Commentator biographies

    Synopsis


    The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
    Lau Kar-leung directs this revenge thriller, widely considered to be the greatest kung-fu flick of all time. Liu Yu-te (Gordon Lau Kar-fai) is a gentle ethics scholar until his family and friends are brutally slaughtered by a band of Manchu troops. Vowing revenge, he ventures to the fabled Shaolin temple hoping to become a one-man martial arts killing machine. Rechristened San Te, his first year at the temple is spent largely doing menial chores. His begins training during his second year, which involves passing through 35 chambers where he learns the finer points of kung-fu through grueling and excruciating tests. After a year of training, he moves on to learn about weapons. He soon proves to be the finest student in the history of the temple, mastering the entirety of the training in mere five years. He is cast out of the temple, however, for wanting to teach his skills to the masses. Once out of the temple, he assembles a team of fighters and sets out to get revenge. ~ Jonathan Crow, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


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      John Cheung
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      Liu Chia Hui
    • Lo Lieh
      Lo Lieh
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      Hsu Shao Chiang
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      Yu Yang




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