R | | Action, Drama, Thriller
In 1937, a Chinese martial artist returns to Shanghai to find his teacher dead and his school harassed by the Japanese.
Jet Li plays Chen Zhen in this movie, a student of master Huo Yuanjia. Jet Li would then go on to play Master Huo Yuanjia in Fearless (2006)
What style is that?
Chen Zhen: don't ask! if it works, it's a good one!
In the final fight between Chen Zen and Gen. Fujita, every time Fujita falls to the ground his hair is longer, revealing it to be a stunt double.
The Dimension version changes the original's dialogue substantially. Changes include: in the original, Chen Zhen says when he leaves the country, he will be with his girl, whereas in the dimension version, he says, "If I can no longer have my country, at least I can be with the woman I love."
Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, English