Do the Oscars Need a Host? Our favorite trailers of the week include another round of “Let it Go” and a talking Pokemon. Karen Shepard, who is another skilled fighter from America and an expert in the mixed art form of Wun Hop Kuen Do kung fu, faces off against Cynthia with the lethal chain whip. Powered by GDPR plugin. Views Read Edit View history. We see Yuen Biao hanging onto a plane and about to jump onto some rope whilst it speeds up the run way.
The other follows two cops who like to Additional shots of Cindy telling Hsia to chase after Wong Jing-wai Melvin Wong were also inserted to show she was still alive. Roy Chiao as Magistrate. American martial-arts film star Cynthia Rothrock plays a tough cop who suspects Chan is behind the violent killings. An action packed, slightly cheesy but ultimately awesome Kung Fu cop film! Ha is given an eight-year sentence in prison under the charge of manslaughter English dub , or a life sentence in prison under the charge of First Degree Murder Mandarin dub. Ultimately though, the movie twists and turns quite frequently and unfolds incredibly well.
Check it out for sure, I loved it! However, there are still a few shots in this cut during the fight between Hsia and Wong in which you can see Cindy’s dead body pinned to the wall in the background. Then he simply places a bomb and blows up the whole place.
Her capabilities give her the advantage over many of today’s mainstream martial art stars and it is disappointing that her films in the East do not get the proper recognition.
Righting Wrongs (aka Above the Law) with Yuen Biao & Cynthia Rothrock
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Edit Cast Credited cast: Films directed by Corey Yuen. Juan Chapa, Stephen Moore, Myra. Once Si realizes that Wong is the true mastermind behind all of the recent murders taking place, she and Ha finally work together to bring him in to prove he is not “above the law”.
She gets plenty opportunities to show her martial arts skills. Just leave us a message here and we will work on getting you verified. After our man has finished with these villains, we meet his family just in time to witness their murder, which seems to have been committed by an evil, brainwashed Eddie Murphy look alike.
However, depending on the version of the story told, both Si and Ha fall victim to their ambition, with Si killed with a large screw through the neck by Wong and Ha falling to his demise after killing Wong in an out of control airplane. Yuen Biao is the man! So does every other crim and street thug! Log in with Facebook.
In the Line of Duty Kristi Jones Cynthia Rothrock avenges her sister’s death at the hands of a crazed martial arts rapist. Karen Shepard, who is another skilled fighter from America and an expert in the mixed art form of Wun Hop Kuen Do kung fu, faces off against Cynthia with the lethal chain whip. Our favorite trailers of the week include another round of “Let it Go” and a talking Pokemon.
Cynthia’s stand-out fight scene is a weapon’s duel with another American martial arts mistress Karen Shepard – amazing!
Biao, who was unharmed, claims it was the most dangerous ,ovie of his entire film career. We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website. Jason Ha Ling-ching Yuen Biao is a dedicated, by the books prosecutor who has tried to maintain patience and tolerance under the somewhat flimsy laws of the court.
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Along the way, she meets a young boy and his grandfather, who teach her in the ways of wrongss Lady Dragon.
The American Tai Seng laserdisc features the Cantonese cut of the film, but contains an English dubbed version of the “upbeat” ending as an extra. Yes No Report this. There are no approved quotes yet for this movie. Learn more More Like This.
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I found this all pretty funny, and it all adds to that cheap eighties feel I mentioned earlier. Some things seemed a little rushed and not thought through.
I know what you mean, the time has passed but they we such an awesome part of martial arts movie history. The “downbeat” original cut is only in Cantonese.