Five Deadly Venoms
Five Deadly Venoms (1978)

As the master of a school for the martial arts lies dying, he lays a charge on one of his youngest students--to stop the havoc being wreaked by his other students as they use their teachings for evil. Goodguy vs. badguy, martial-arts style.

Rated: R
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Release Date: August 12, 1978
DVD Release Date: May 3, 2000
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Sean Axmaker
Seanax.com

... a late entry in the old school Hong Kong martial arts spectacle with a fun spin on the familiar revenge plot.

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Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

Bad dubbing, bad sound effects, thin plot, poor makeup, really fake-looking fight scenes.

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danny d
widely known as one of the great kung fu films, five deadly venoms has a solid story that holds the payoff of a subtle mystery until the end for an epic… More
JY Skacto
This movie is labeled as a kung fu classic and I have no argument with that. With this type of film most people only expect to see the fights with the cheesy… More
Cassandra Maples
This is one of my favourite kung-fu films and is regarded as one the most popular Shaw Brothers from the late 70's. The plot is interesting and twisty, the… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
From the characters to the colorfull technicks the film deserves the cult status it has. Not only the actors became a trademark of Shaw Bros and Chang Cheh,… More
Stella Dallas
the shaw brothers' cult classic, aka wu du or five venoms, has a suspenseful plot as well as plenty of great colorful fight scenes. lots of fun if u… More
Fascade Fiveoneeight
Instant insane yet, fairly well paced classic kung-fu flick that is a must have in every martial arts enthusiast's home. A dying master of martial arts… More