Bing Search

Return of the Master Killer



Return of the Master Killer
Critics' Rating:
Read review
User Rating:
1 rating
Your Rating:
Write a review
NR,1hr 37min
January 1, 1980
Ground Zero
Synopsis: Lau Kar-leung follows up on his 1978 classic with this comic kung-fu flick which is more of a parody than a sequel to the original. Two-bit con artist Chi (Gordon Lau Kar-fai) convinces a group of desperate workers at a dye mill who have been denied their pay by their evil Manchu bosses that he is none other than the legendary martial arts master San Te. Chi tries to hide his utter lack of kung-fu ability until he gets humiliated by crack kung-fu fighter Boss Wang (Johnny Wang Lung-wei). Chi scurries ... Full Synopsis
Critics' Reviews
This surprisingly lighthearted sequel to The 36th Chamber of Shaolin is one of the best films to emerge from Hong Kong's "kung-fu comedy" craze of the late '70s and early '80s. The clever script parallels all the plot points of that classic (hero is disgraced, undergoes arduous training, and returns home for a triumphant battle with his enemies), but sets them on their ear by making the hero of the ... Read Review
DVD Detailed Information
The Return of the Master Killer: Return to the 36th Chamber
Return of Master Killer
Return to the 36th Chamber
showtimes & tickets
Search by location, title, or genre: