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Snake In The Monkey's Shadow

Hou hsing kou shou

Directed by Sum Cheung
Hong Kong, 1979
Action, Drama


A snake style expert travels the lands, imposing his mastery on others, until he runs into a monkey expert living on the edge of a small town, who defeats him soundly. The snake expert leaves vowing vengeance. Practitioners of both styles, as well as drunken boxing, fight throughout the film.

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Snake In The Monkey's Shadow Directed by Sum Cheung

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