The Eight Diagram Pole Fighter
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Vogue TheatreSun, Oct 6, 2013 1:15 PM Not Available
Fall Season Festival
Fall Season Festival:Hong Kong Cinema
Film Info
Original Language Title:Wu Lang ba gua gun
Year of Prod:1984
Running Time:97
Original Language:Mandarin
dir:Lau Kar-leung
scr:Liu Chia-liang
Ni Kuang
cam:Tsao An-shun. With Wang Yu
Gordon Liu
Alexander Fu
Sheng Liu.
Gordon Liu stars in this kung-fu classic as a man seeking to avenge the death of his family, who were slaughtered at the hands of marauding Tartars. Having escaped the attack, he retreats to a monastery where he must convince the abbot he is worthy of receiving training in special pole-fighting techniques. When the same group of Tartars kidnaps his sister, he puts his training to use.