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Poster for the movie "Love without End"

Love without End (1961)

117 min - Drama - 11 October 1961
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Li Qingqing, an orphan, just arrives in Hong Kong and becomes a singer who sacrifices everything for her man.

Director:  Doe Ching
Stars:  Lin Dai, Kwan Shan

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Li Qingqing, an orphan, just arrives in Hong Kong and becomes a singer who sacrifices everything for her man.


Collections: Doe Ching

Tagline: romance

Genres: Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  11 October 1961

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 57 min
Poster for the movie "A Dream of Red Mansions"

A Dream of Red Mansions (1962)

Music - 3 August 1962
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Have no other info than it was part of Hong Kong Film Awards' 100 Best Chinese Movies.

Director:  Fan Cen
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Have no other info than it was part of Hong Kong Film Awards' 100 Best Chinese Movies.


Collections: Fan Cen

Genres: Music

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  3 August 1962

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  Duration unknown
Poster for the movie "The Love Eterne"

The Love Eterne (1963)

122 min - Music, Drama, Romance - 2 April 1963
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In this dreamy romance set in China during the fourth-century, a young woman convinces her parents to allow her to dress as a boy and attend university.

Director:  Li Han-Hsiang
Writers:  Li Han-Hsiang

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In this dreamy romance set in China during the fourth-century, a young woman convinces her parents to allow her to dress as a boy and attend university.


Collections: Li Han-Hsiang

Genres: Music, Drama, Romance

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  2 April 1963

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  2 h 02 min
Poster for the movie "Beyond the Great Wall"

Beyond the Great Wall (1964)

90 min - - 21 November 1964
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Beyond the Great Wall is a true story based on how Wang Chao-chun sacrificed her love and life for the good of the Chinese people during war time fears between China and the Huns.

Director:  Li Han-Hsiang
Writers:  Wang Zhibo

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Beyond the Great Wall is a true story based on how Wang Chao-chun sacrificed her love and life for the good of the Chinese people during war time fears between China and the Huns.


Collections: Li Han-Hsiang

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  21 November 1964

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 30 min
Poster for the movie "Temple of the Red Lotus"

Temple of the Red Lotus (1965)

90 min - Action - 10 January 1965
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Jimmy Wang Yu plays a young kid who heads off to Dragon Valley to meet the childhood friend who was promised as his bride. When he gets there, he finds that the family of the bride might not be an entirely honest bunch of people though. What is the story behind their feud with the monks at the Temple Of The Red Lotus, for a start?

Director:  Hsu Tseng-Hung
Writers:  Shen Chiang

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Jimmy Wang Yu plays a young kid who heads off to Dragon Valley to meet the childhood friend who was promised as his bride. When he gets there, he finds that the family of the bride might not be an entirely honest bunch of people though. What is the story behind their feud with the monks at the Temple Of The Red Lotus, for a start?


Collections: Hsu Tseng-Hung

Genres: Action

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  10 January 1965

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 30 min
Poster for the movie "Come Drink with Me"

Come Drink with Me (1966)

91 min - Adventure, Action - 7 April 1966
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Cheng Pei-pei plays Golden Swallow, a fighter-for-hire who has been contracted by the local government to retrieve the governor's kidnapped son. Holding him is a group of rebels who are demanding that their leader be released from prison in return for the captured son. After a brief encounter with the gang at a local restaurant, Golden Swallow is joined by an inebriated wanderer Drunken Cat (Yueh Hua) who aids her in her mission.

Director:  King Hu
Writers:  King Hu, Yi Cheung

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Cheng Pei-pei plays Golden Swallow, a fighter-for-hire who has been contracted by the local government to retrieve the governor's kidnapped son. Holding him is a group of rebels who are demanding that their leader be released from prison in return for the captured son. After a brief encounter with the gang at a local restaurant, Golden Swallow is joined by an inebriated wanderer Drunken Cat (Yueh Hua) who aids her in her mission.


Collections: King Hu

Genres: Adventure, Action

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  7 April 1966

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 31 min
Poster for the movie "The Blue and the Black"

The Blue and the Black (1966)

118 min - Romance, Drama, War - 29 June 1966
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It's a powerful melodrama about a thwarted romance in 1930s Tientsin, China, during the Japanese occupation, and it stars Linda Lin Dai, one of the era's most popular stars. It was part of Golden Horse's 100 Greatest Chinese-Language Films.

Director:  Doe Ching
Writers:  Doe Ching

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It's a powerful melodrama about a thwarted romance in 1930s Tientsin, China, during the Japanese occupation, and it stars Linda Lin Dai, one of the era's most popular stars. It was part of Golden Horse's 100 Greatest Chinese-Language Films.


Collections: Doe Ching

Genres: Romance, Drama, War

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  29 June 1966

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 58 min
Poster for the movie "Hong Kong Nocturne"

Hong Kong Nocturne (1967)

128 min - Music - 7 February 1967
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A musical about 3 sisters, singers and dancers, and their dad, a magician performing in nightclubs until they make their own life.

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A musical about 3 sisters, singers and dancers, and their dad, a magician performing in nightclubs until they make their own life.


Tagline: musical

Genres: Music

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  7 February 1967

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  2 h 08 min
Poster for the movie "The One-Armed Swordsman"

The One-Armed Swordsman (1967)

111 min - Action - 26 July 1967
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An evil gang attacks the Chi school of Golden Sword Kung Fu. One student sacrifices his life to save his teacher and his school, his dying wish is that his son be taken in as a student. Young Fang Kang grows up in the school and treasures his father's broken sword and the memory of his father's sacrifice. The other students (including the teacher's daughter) resent him and try to drive him away. The teacher's daughter challenges him to a fight and when he refuses she becomes enraged and recklessly chops off his arm! He retreats, broken and bloody, and is found by a young poor girl living alone who nurses him back to health. Meanwhile, the evil gang who originally attacked the Golden Sword school develops a weapon that renders the Golden Sword useless and starts killing off all of the schools students. Fang Kang eventually recovers with the girl's help but must now face a life with only one arm. Will he be able to recover and live to defend the school as his father did?

Director:  Chang Cheh

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An evil gang attacks the Chi school of Golden Sword Kung Fu. One student sacrifices his life to save his teacher and his school, his dying wish is that his son be taken in as a student. Young Fang Kang grows up in the school and treasures his father's broken sword and the memory of his father's sacrifice. The other students (including the teacher's daughter) resent him and try to drive him away. The teacher's daughter challenges him to a fight and when he refuses she becomes enraged and recklessly chops off his arm! He retreats, broken and bloody, and is found by a young poor girl living alone who nurses him back to health. Meanwhile, the evil gang who originally attacked the Golden Sword school develops a weapon that renders the Golden Sword useless and starts killing off all of the schools students. Fang Kang eventually recovers with the girl's help but must now face a life with only one arm. Will he be able to recover and live to defend the school as his father did?


Collections: Chang Cheh

Genres: Action

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  26 July 1967

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 51 min
Poster for the movie "Cave of the Silken Web"

Cave of the Silken Web (1967)

82 min - Action, Foreign - 21 August 1967
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Monkey King, Pig and Friar Sand must rescue his master Buddhist monk from seven witches / spiders who believe themselves to be immortal if they eat the monk's flesh. The third part of the Shaw Brothers film series about Monkey King after the novel "Journey to the West."

Director:  Ho Meng-Hua
Writers:  Cheng Kang

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Monkey King, Pig and Friar Sand must rescue his master Buddhist monk from seven witches / spiders who believe themselves to be immortal if they eat the monk's flesh. The third part of the Shaw Brothers film series about Monkey King after the novel "Journey to the West."


Collections: Ho Meng-Hua

Genres: Action, Foreign

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Language:  普通话
Release Date:  21 August 1967

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 22 min
Poster for the movie "Golden Swallow"

Golden Swallow (1968)

104 min - Action, Adventure - 3 April 1968
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Golden Swallow revolves around the further adventures of its title character. This time around, she is forced into violence when a figure from her mysterious past goes on a killing rampage while leaving evidence that holds her responsible. Golden Swallow also makes room for a love triangle involving a mad, but righteous, swordsman named Silver Roc and a gentle warrior named Golden Whip. The three team up to conquer the evil forces of the martial world, but their joint venture only lasts so long, due to the two men's egos. Ultimately, a duel to the death is planned between them, leaving Golden Swallow caught between two men, both of whom she admires.

Director:  Chang Cheh
Writers:  Chang Cheh, Tu Yun-Chih

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Golden Swallow revolves around the further adventures of its title character. This time around, she is forced into violence when a figure from her mysterious past goes on a killing rampage while leaving evidence that holds her responsible. Golden Swallow also makes room for a love triangle involving a mad, but righteous, swordsman named Silver Roc and a gentle warrior named Golden Whip. The three team up to conquer the evil forces of the martial world, but their joint venture only lasts so long, due to the two men's egos. Ultimately, a duel to the death is planned between them, leaving Golden Swallow caught between two men, both of whom she admires.


Collections: Chang Cheh

Genres: Action, Adventure

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  3 April 1968

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 44 min
Poster for the movie "Spring Blossoms"

Spring Blossoms (1968)

86 min - - 18 April 1968
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Spring Blossoms is a parable about the Chinese youth culture and what's important to the younger generation when it comes to romance. It starred a new wave of seventies, Shaw's beauties, Lily Li, Shu Pei-pei and Essie Lin-chia as single women looking for love. It's a triple-decker romantic bus ride on a road to nowhere speeding toward a low bridge. Only Lily Li became successful via her martial-arts abilities, so awesomely featured in Jackie Chan's The Young Master.

Director:  Griffin Yueh Feng

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Spring Blossoms is a parable about the Chinese youth culture and what's important to the younger generation when it comes to romance. It starred a new wave of seventies, Shaw's beauties, Lily Li, Shu Pei-pei and Essie Lin-chia as single women looking for love. It's a triple-decker romantic bus ride on a road to nowhere speeding toward a low bridge. Only Lily Li became successful via her martial-arts abilities, so awesomely featured in Jackie Chan's The Young Master.


Collections: Griffin Yueh Feng

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Country:   Hong Kong
Release Date:  18 April 1968

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 26 min
Poster for the movie "Return of the One-Armed Swordsman"

Return of the One-Armed Swordsman (1969)

106 min - Action - 28 February 1969
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The notorious “One-Armed Swordsman” who has spent the last two years retired from the martial world as a simple farmer with his wife. Of course this idyllic life is about to be sliced to ribbons by Chang’s wicked imagination. He concocts a savory setup when he introduces, not one, but eight unique villains known as the Eight Kings of Swords and their sword-wielding entourage for Wang Yu to eventually chop his way through.

Director:  Chang Cheh
Writers:  Chang Cheh

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The notorious “One-Armed Swordsman” who has spent the last two years retired from the martial world as a simple farmer with his wife. Of course this idyllic life is about to be sliced to ribbons by Chang’s wicked imagination. He concocts a savory setup when he introduces, not one, but eight unique villains known as the Eight Kings of Swords and their sword-wielding entourage for Wang Yu to eventually chop his way through.


Collections: Chang Cheh

Genres: Action

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  28 February 1969

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 46 min
Poster for the movie "Have Sword Will Travel"

Have Sword Will Travel (1969)

Action, Adventure, Foreign - 28 December 1969
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Ying Ke-Feng, head of Peerless Manor, is an expert swordsman whose escort business transports 200,000 taels of silver to the capital each year. This year, however, he is afflicted with an infirmity that renders him unable to use his sword. Rather than give up this important commission and let the martial world know of his precarious health he means to entrust the consignment to two young knights in his manor, Hsiang Ting and Yun Piao-Piao. As it happens, these two are also betrothed; clearly they have their swordsmanship in common. At Peerless Manor, everyone is suspicious of malevolent strangers who may be sniffing around the silver transport. So when Le I appears astride a high-quality charger but otherwise clearly down on his luck, Hsiang Ting thinks Le I may be a spy for the bad guys in the Flying Tiger Manor. It doesn't help that Le I and Yun Piao-Piao hit it off right away. Even or especially when Le I saves Yun Piao-Piao from a Flying Tiger thug.

Director:  Chang Cheh
Writers:  Ni Kuang

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Ying Ke-Feng, head of Peerless Manor, is an expert swordsman whose escort business transports 200,000 taels of silver to the capital each year. This year, however, he is afflicted with an infirmity that renders him unable to use his sword. Rather than give up this important commission and let the martial world know of his precarious health he means to entrust the consignment to two young knights in his manor, Hsiang Ting and Yun Piao-Piao. As it happens, these two are also betrothed; clearly they have their swordsmanship in common. At Peerless Manor, everyone is suspicious of malevolent strangers who may be sniffing around the silver transport. So when Le I appears astride a high-quality charger but otherwise clearly down on his luck, Hsiang Ting thinks Le I may be a spy for the bad guys in the Flying Tiger Manor. It doesn't help that Le I and Yun Piao-Piao hit it off right away. Even or especially when Le I saves Yun Piao-Piao from a Flying Tiger thug.


Collections: Chang Cheh

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Language:  普通话
Release Date:  28 December 1969

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  Duration unknown
Poster for the movie "The Wandering Swordsman"

The Wandering Swordsman (1970)

108 min - Action, Drama - 4 February 1970
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In this thrilling martial arts twist on the tale of Robin Hood, a charismatic highwayman (Death Duel and Shaolin Temple's David Chiang) with formidable sword skills decides to help the poor by robbing from thieves and distributing the wealth. This plan doesn't sit well with the criminals, who band together to stop him. Fortunately, our hero has a powerful blade on his side, not to mention popular beauty Lily Li (Black Magic) at his side. A high-spirited blend of action, romance, and comedy, this Shaw Brothers classic from fearless director Chang Cheh (Five Deadly Venoms) is a timeless example of pure high-voltage entertainment.

Director:  Chang Cheh
Writers:  Ni Kuang

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In this thrilling martial arts twist on the tale of Robin Hood, a charismatic highwayman (Death Duel and Shaolin Temple's David Chiang) with formidable sword skills decides to help the poor by robbing from thieves and distributing the wealth. This plan doesn't sit well with the criminals, who band together to stop him. Fortunately, our hero has a powerful blade on his side, not to mention popular beauty Lily Li (Black Magic) at his side. A high-spirited blend of action, romance, and comedy, this Shaw Brothers classic from fearless director Chang Cheh (Five Deadly Venoms) is a timeless example of pure high-voltage entertainment.


Collections: Chang Cheh

Genres: Action, Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  4 February 1970

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 48 min
Poster for the movie "The Long Chase"

The Long Chase (1971)

Action, Drama, Foreign - 31 December 1971
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Yueh Hua stars as an assassin who flees after killing a hated prime minister, with Lo Lieh as the relentless imperial guard who pursues him to a remote village being terrorized by bandits. When Yueh takes over the identity of a county officer newly assigned to the village, his ruse is assisted by a pretty innkeeper's daughter (Li Ching) who insists to Lieh that Yueh is indeed the county officer and happens also to be the cousin who was betrothed to her as a child. The confused innkeeper is persuaded by his daughter to support the ruse, thus delaying Lieh's efforts to arrest the wanted man.

Director:  Ho Meng-Hua
Writers:  Chiu Kang-Chien, Ho Meng-Hua

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Yueh Hua stars as an assassin who flees after killing a hated prime minister, with Lo Lieh as the relentless imperial guard who pursues him to a remote village being terrorized by bandits. When Yueh takes over the identity of a county officer newly assigned to the village, his ruse is assisted by a pretty innkeeper's daughter (Li Ching) who insists to Lieh that Yueh is indeed the county officer and happens also to be the cousin who was betrothed to her as a child. The confused innkeeper is persuaded by his daughter to support the ruse, thus delaying Lieh's efforts to arrest the wanted man.


Collections: Ho Meng-Hua

Genres: Action, Drama, Foreign

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Release Date:  31 December 1971

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  Duration unknown
Poster for the movie "Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan"

Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan (1972)

97 min - Action, Drama, Foreign - 9 July 1972
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18 year old Ainu (Lily Ho) is kidnapped and sold to a brothel. Her good looks and wild personality make her very popular with the lustful clients, but also draws the lesbian attentions of brothel madam Betty Tei Pei. Betty teaches Ainu the ways of lust and the ways of kung fu, and Ainu becomes more and more similar to her captor. But rage at her treatment is still burning inside her.

Director:  Chor Yuen

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18 year old Ainu (Lily Ho) is kidnapped and sold to a brothel. Her good looks and wild personality make her very popular with the lustful clients, but also draws the lesbian attentions of brothel madam Betty Tei Pei. Betty teaches Ainu the ways of lust and the ways of kung fu, and Ainu becomes more and more similar to her captor. But rage at her treatment is still burning inside her.


Collections: Chor Yuen

Tagline: The first Chinese sex film!

Genres: Action, Drama, Foreign

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  9 July 1972

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 37 min
Poster for the movie "The House of 72 Tenants"

The House of 72 Tenants (1973)

98 min - Comedy - 21 September 1973
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Adapted from a popular stage comedy, Chor Yuen’s The House of 72 Tenants became a landmark release in the1973 cinema schedule. Shot in Cantonese several years after Mandarin cinema took over the industry, the film topped the charts for the year and reinvigorated Cantonese comedy in the 1970s. The 72 Tenants of the title live in a rundown tenement area on To Shan Street.

Director:  Chor Yuen

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Adapted from a popular stage comedy, Chor Yuen’s The House of 72 Tenants became a landmark release in the1973 cinema schedule. Shot in Cantonese several years after Mandarin cinema took over the industry, the film topped the charts for the year and reinvigorated Cantonese comedy in the 1970s. The 72 Tenants of the title live in a rundown tenement area on To Shan Street.


Collections: Chor Yuen

Genres: Comedy

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  21 September 1973

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers, Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB)

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Runtime:  1 h 38 min
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Super Inframan (1975)

90 min - Action, Adventure, Science Fiction - 1 January 1975
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The surface of the Earth is under attack, thousands of people are killed in this unprovoked attacked. The cause, Princess Dragonmon and her army of monsters have decided to invade. Princess Dragonmon is an alien whose race has been hiding under us for centuries waiting to attack and the time is right. A doctor has been preparing for something like this and turns his assistant Rayma into the cyborg hero known as Inframan. Now only Inframan stands between the Earth and Princess Dragonmon but when a close friend is captured and brainwashed, can she be stopped with this inside man feeding her info?

Director:  Hua Shan
Writers:  Ni Kuang

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The surface of the Earth is under attack, thousands of people are killed in this unprovoked attacked. The cause, Princess Dragonmon and her army of monsters have decided to invade. Princess Dragonmon is an alien whose race has been hiding under us for centuries waiting to attack and the time is right. A doctor has been preparing for something like this and turns his assistant Rayma into the cyborg hero known as Inframan. Now only Inframan stands between the Earth and Princess Dragonmon but when a close friend is captured and brainwashed, can she be stopped with this inside man feeding her info?


Collections: Hua Shan

Tagline: The man beyond bionics.

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 January 1975

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 30 min
Poster for the movie "The Flying Guillotine"

The Flying Guillotine (1975)

111 min - Action, Foreign - 18 February 1975
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The Emperor's armies have developed a new weapon: a thrown blade that can remove someone's head from long distance. As the paranoid Emperor begins decapitating anyone he fears might be a threat, his guard Mau Tang becomes disillusioned with the excesses of his master. He leaves his post and takes up the quiet life of farming and raising a family. Eventually, though, his past catches up with him, and he must find a way to fight the flying guillotine if he is to save his head.

Director:  Ho Meng-Hua
Writers:  Ni Kuang

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The Emperor's armies have developed a new weapon: a thrown blade that can remove someone's head from long distance. As the paranoid Emperor begins decapitating anyone he fears might be a threat, his guard Mau Tang becomes disillusioned with the excesses of his master. He leaves his post and takes up the quiet life of farming and raising a family. Eventually, though, his past catches up with him, and he must find a way to fight the flying guillotine if he is to save his head.


Collections: Ho Meng-Hua

Genres: Action, Foreign

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  18 February 1975

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 51 min
Poster for the movie "Killer Clans"

Killer Clans (1976)

91 min - Action, Drama - 19 March 1976
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As two rival clans vie for dominance in a martial world where loyalty and honor can be bought and friends become enemies, a peerless swordsman (Chung Wa) discovers that the only thing truly worth fighting for is love.

Director:  Chor Yuen

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As two rival clans vie for dominance in a martial world where loyalty and honor can be bought and friends become enemies, a peerless swordsman (Chung Wa) discovers that the only thing truly worth fighting for is love.


Collections: Chor Yuen

Genres: Action, Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  19 March 1976

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 31 min
Poster for the movie "The Mighty Peking Man"

The Mighty Peking Man (1977)

90 min - Science Fiction, Action, Fantasy - 11 August 1977
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Word of a monster ape ten stories tall living in the Himalayas reaches fortune hunters in Hong Kong. They travel to India to capture it, but wild animals and quicksand dissuade all but Johnny, an adventurer with a broken heart. He finds the monster and discovers it's been raising a scantily-clad woman, Samantha, since she survived a plane crash years before that killed her parents. In the idyllic jungle, Johnny and Samantha fall in love. Then Johnny asks her to convince "Utam" to go to Hong Kong. Lu Tien, an unscrupulous promoter, takes over: Utam is in chains for freak show exhibitions. When Lu Tien assaults Samantha, Utam's protective instincts take over: havoc in Hong Kong.

Director:  Ho Meng-Hua
Writers:  Ni Kuang

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Word of a monster ape ten stories tall living in the Himalayas reaches fortune hunters in Hong Kong. They travel to India to capture it, but wild animals and quicksand dissuade all but Johnny, an adventurer with a broken heart. He finds the monster and discovers it's been raising a scantily-clad woman, Samantha, since she survived a plane crash years before that killed her parents. In the idyllic jungle, Johnny and Samantha fall in love. Then Johnny asks her to convince "Utam" to go to Hong Kong. Lu Tien, an unscrupulous promoter, takes over: Utam is in chains for freak show exhibitions. When Lu Tien assaults Samantha, Utam's protective instincts take over: havoc in Hong Kong.


Collections: Ho Meng-Hua

Tagline: Torn from their jungle paradise... Betrayed by those they trusted... destruction for all!

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  11 August 1977

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  1 h 30 min
Poster for the movie "The Dream Of The Red Chamber"

The Dream Of The Red Chamber (1977)

108 min - Romance, Drama - 26 October 1977
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Li Han-Hsiang's adaptation of the classic Qing Dynasty novel will take viewers to the heightened pleasures of love and the despairing depths of betrayal. Timeless beauty Brigitte Lin Ching-hsia appears as Chia Pao-yu in her first attempt at a gender-bending role, an art she will wield complete mastery over in later films. Pao-yu is in love with his cousin, Lin Tai-yu (Sylvia Chang), but his family has other marital plans for him that will leave both broken-hearted.

Director:  Li Han-Hsiang
Writers:  Li Han-Hsiang

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Li Han-Hsiang's adaptation of the classic Qing Dynasty novel will take viewers to the heightened pleasures of love and the despairing depths of betrayal. Timeless beauty Brigitte Lin Ching-hsia appears as Chia Pao-yu in her first attempt at a gender-bending role, an art she will wield complete mastery over in later films. Pao-yu is in love with his cousin, Lin Tai-yu (Sylvia Chang), but his family has other marital plans for him that will leave both broken-hearted.


Collections: Li Han-Hsiang

Genres: Romance, Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  26 October 1977

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 48 min
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Flying Guillotine II (1978)

88 min - Action, Foreign - 19 January 1978
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Take two directors (Cheng Kang, who made the popular true crime thriller "The Criminals", and Hua Shan, who helmed the superheroes "Super Inframan"), a cast of the best and best-loved martial arts actors, then respected kung fu choreographer Tang Chia, and what do you have? The beloved cult sequel to the international "esoteric weapon/crazy cutlery" hit, "The Flying Guillotine", that's what !

Director:  Cheng Kang, Hua Shan
Writers:  Ni Kuang

Storyline

Take two directors (Cheng Kang, who made the popular true crime thriller "The Criminals", and Hua Shan, who helmed the superheroes "Super Inframan"), a cast of the best and best-loved martial arts actors, then respected kung fu choreographer Tang Chia, and what do you have? The beloved cult sequel to the international "esoteric weapon/crazy cutlery" hit, "The Flying Guillotine", that's what !


Collections: Cheng Kang, Hua Shan

Genres: Action, Foreign

Details

Official Website: 
Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  19 January 1978

Box Office

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 28 min

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