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Corey Yuen

Fong Sai-yuk (The Legend)

Edition 1994
100' - 1993 - Action, Historical, Comedy - Dialogue: Cantonese
Director: Corey Yuen Composer: Romeo Díaz, Mark Lui, James Wong With: Jet Li, Josephine Siao, Michelle Reis
A cross between The Swordsman and Once Upon A Time In China series, Fong Sai-Yuk is martial arts with a smile and just a hint of gender bending. It's made by super-star Jet Li's production company, but although he plays the title role, Josephine Siu as his kung fu-packing mama steals the show. It's she who steps into fray when junior seems to be letting the side down, cutting such a clash that her female adversary takes an instant shine to her. The original fight scenes are traditionally stunning and choreographed with great pace. High point is a huge fight between two groups on the heads and shoulders of their supporters.

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Corey Yuen


Romeo Díaz, Mark Lui, James Wong


Jet Li, Josephine Siao, Michelle Reis


Kin Chung Chan, Jeffrey Lau, Kevin Tsai

Director of Photography

Jingle Ma


Peter Cheung


Jet Li, Keng-Meng Lin

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Countries of production

Hong Kong



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