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The Shaolin Temple (1982)

16 01/21/1982 (HK) Action 1h 35m


The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traitor who killed his father. Based on a true story from Shaolin folklore, but highly fictionalized.

  1. Cheung Yam-Yim


  2. Lo Siu-Cheung


  3. Sit Hau


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jet Li

    Jet Li

    Gong Yuen/Jue Yuan

  2. Yue Hoi

    Master Tan Chuang

  3. Chenghui Yu

    Chenghui Yu

    General Wang Ren Ze

  4. Ding Laam

    Ding Laam

    Bai Wuxia/Wu Sha

  5. Woo Gin-Keung

    Wu Kong

  6. Sun Jian-Kui

    Se Kong/Shih Kung

  7. Lau Waai-Leung

    Liao Kong

  8. Ji Chun-Hua

    Chain gang guard Tu Ying

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The Shaolin Temple

Original Title 少林寺

Status Released

Original Language Cantonese

Budget -

Revenue $16,157,801.00


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