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47 Ratings

Legend of the Mountain

Shan zhong zhuan qi

Directed by King Hu
Taiwan, 1979
Fantasy, Adventure


Power struggle between ambitious monks and a power-hungry general during the Ming dynasty about the vacant post of abbot.

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Legend of the Mountain Directed by King Hu

Awards & Festivals

Golden Horse Film Festival

1979 | 5 wins including: Best Director

1979 | 2nd place: Best Feature Film

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