Ip Man (2008)

R  |   |  Action, Biography, Drama


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During the Japanese invasion of 1937, when a wealthy martial artist is forced to leave his home and work to support his family, he reluctantly agrees to train others in the art of Wing Chun for self-defense.


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  • Donnie Yen in Ip Man (2008)
  • Siu-Wong Fan in Ip Man (2008)
  • Sammo Kam-Bo Hung and Donnie Yen in Ip Man (2008)

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Director:

Wilson Yip

Writers:

Edmond Wong (screenplay), Tai-lee Chan

Details

Release Date:

12 December 2008

Language

Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese


Country of Origin

Hong Kong, China

Box Office

Budget:

$11,715,578 (estimated)

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