The New Legend of Shaolin (1993)

New Legend of Shaolin
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 35mins.
Genres Comedy, Action
Keywords martial arts
Status Released
US Release Date
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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Jet Li Actor Hong Xiguan 1 1000001
Deannie Yip Actor Red Bean's Mother 1 1000003
Wong Jing Director n/a 2 2000001
Corey Yuen Director action director 2 2000002
Wong Jing Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Tom Lau Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Angie Lau Editor n/a 172 7000001
Shirley Chan Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Hong Xiguan, a Shaolin militia leader, returns home to find his family brutally massacred and his blood brother turned against him due to an unjust court order. Hong and his agile young son venture to revive the power of the Shaolin temple and battle those who have wronged them. Hong masterfully confronts the notorious enemies hot on his trail, while tangling up with a scheming mother and daughter team of swindlers.