One-Armed Swordsman
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One-Armed Swordsman
This breathtaking swordplay and kung-fu epic is notable for more than one reason. First off, it was one of the first big hits for director Chang Cheh and set the tone for the many kung-fu hits he would later direct. One Armed Swordsman remains a stunningly well-crafted piece of work thanks to his inspired direction: Cheh keeps the complexly plotted tale moving forward at a skillfully modulated pace, and in the process, delivers a collection of stunning action scenes that grow ever more complex in choreography and length. One Armed Swordsman is also notable for kick-starting the career of star… More

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"One of the essential classics of Hong Kong cinema."
‑ George Wu, culturevulture.net
"A couple of notches above many other imported and domestic actioners."
‑ Donald J. Levit, ReelTalk Movie Reviews
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