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After being humiliated in the ring by a dirty kickboxer who pulled down his shorts and then hit him, a martial arts master decides to travel to China and enter a monastery where he may learn the Shaolin form of fighting. The film then veers into "Karate Kid" territory where the novice humiliates himself at every turn, is tolerated as a foreigner, and still comes out a champion. The monastery teaches non-violence, but everyone knows that sooner or later the student will catch up with the bad guy.

  1. Lucas Lowe

    Director

  2. Keith W. Strandberg

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Reese Madigan

    Drew Carson

  2. Trent Bushey

    Trevor Gottitall

  3. Daniel Dae Kim

    Daniel Dae Kim

    Gao

  4. Billy Chang

    Li

  5. Cliff Lenderman

    D.S.

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American Shaolin
American Shaolin

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Status Released

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  • February 10, 1993
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

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