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The Prodigal Son (1981)

12 11/10/1981 (DE) ActionAdventureComedy 1h 40m

The fighting men in Chinese opera house


A rich man's son (Yuen Biao) believes himself to be the best kung fu fighter in Canton. Unfortunately, his father, anxious for his son's safety, bribes all his opponents to lose. After a humiliating defeat at the hands of an actor in a traveling theatre company, the son resolves to find a better teacher. Furious kung fu battles and slapstick comedy.

  1. Sammo Hung

    Director, Writer

  2. Barry Wong


Top Billed Cast

  1. Yuen Biao

    Yuen Biao

    Leung Chang

  2. Lam Ching-Ying

    Lam Ching-Ying

    Leung Yee-Tai

  3. Frankie Chan

    Frankie Chan

    Ngai Fei

  4. Sammo Hung

    Sammo Hung

    Wong Wa-Po

  5. Peter Chan Lung

    Peter Chan Lung

    Yee Tung Choi

  6. Chung Fat

    Chung Fat

    Mr Law

  7. Dick Wei

    Dick Wei

    Mr Suen

  8. Wai Pak

    Au Ru Kwai

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The Prodigal Son
The Prodigal Son

Original Title 敗家仔

Status Released

Original Language Cantonese

Budget -

Revenue -


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