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Kung Fu: The Movie (1986)

Kwai Chang Caine meets up with the father of the man he killed in China who seeks revenge using Caine's own illegitimate son.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Carradine ... Kwai Chang Caine
Kerrie Keane ... Mrs. Sarah Perkins
Mako ... The Manchu
William Lucking ... Deputy Wyatt
Luke Askew ... Sheriff Mills
Keye Luke ... Master Po
Benson Fong ... The Old One
Brandon Lee ... Chung Wang
Martin Landau ... John Martin Perkins III
Ellen Geer ... Old Wife
Robert Harper ... Prosecutor
Paul Rudd Paul Rudd ... Reverend Lawrence Perkins
John Alderman ... Jailer
Michael Paul Chan ... Ching
Patience Cleveland ... Bridget
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In his travels, Caine meets up with an old man who has several surprises for him. The first being the destruction of the Shaolin order, the second being that the man is the father of the Emperor's nephew whom he killed in China, and the third is that he seeks his revenge using the son Caine never knew he had sired as the instrument of his death. It will take all of Caine's skill and wisdom to find a solution to this deadly predicament. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@home.com>

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Adventure | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 February 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kung Fu: The Movie See more »

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Runtime:

(Cinemax)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Brandon Lee plays the illegitimate son of David Carradine's character. Brandon's real-life father, Bruce Lee, auditioned for the lead role in the original TV series, "Kung Fu" (1972), but Carradine got the role instead. See more »

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Follows Kung Fu: Pilot (1972) See more »

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Brandon's first role
22 May 2000 | by Neo-212See all my reviews

This was Brandon Lee's first role (he was 21) and is a decent movie. If you like the show then you will like this. I personally think David Carridine is a disgrace to martial arts because well, he sucks. He also once claimed to be possessed by Bruce Lee's spirit. Ummm, yeah O.K. I only watched this to see Brandon Lee. You can tell he had really just started in the martial arts but he was still better than Carridine. Brandon did a good job acting too in kind of a villain role at first who changes his ways in the end. If you're a Brandon Lee fan, check it out grasshopper!


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