MGM & CELESTIAL PICTURES PRESENT: KUNG FU CLASSICS:
Martial Arts Of Shaolin (1985)
Premieres: Thursday 7 June, 8:30pm
This magnificent martial arts masterpiece marked the titanic, one-time-only teaming of renowned champion Jet Li with director Lau Kar-leung. The two stage unforgettable battles in the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, and even on the Yangtze River with a kung-fu cast of hundreds. Going against his master’s wishes, a young Northern Shaolin pupil joins two students of Southern Shaolin in attempting to assassinate a corrupt governor as revenge for their parents’ deaths.
Director: Lau Kar-leung.
Starring: Jet Li, Wong Chau-yin.