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The Prodigal Son

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The Prodigal Son (1981)

100 min - Action, Comedy - 10 November 1981
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A rich man's son believes himself to be the best kung fu fighter in Canton. Unfortunately, his father, anxious for his son's safety, bribes all his opponents to lose. After a humiliating defeat at the hands of an actor in a traveling theatre company, the son resolves to find a better teacher.

Director:  Sammo Hung
Writers:  Sammo Hung, Barry Wong

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A rich man's son believes himself to be the best kung fu fighter in Canton. Unfortunately, his father, anxious for his son's safety, bribes all his opponents to lose. After a humiliating defeat at the hands of an actor in a traveling theatre company, the son resolves to find a better teacher.


Collections: Sammo Hung

Tagline: The fighting men in Chinese opera house

Genres: Action, Comedy

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  10 November 1981

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Runtime:  1 h 40 min