Film Screenings

How Wong Fei-hung Subdued the Two Tigers

How Wong Fei-hung Subdued the Two Tigers

Dir: Wu Pang
Scr: Lee Tik-fan
Prod Co: Putao
Co-starring: Tso Tat-wah, Lam Kau, Nam Hung
1956 | B&W | D Beta | Cantonese | 86min

The image and sound quality is short of ideal


Villains are necessary to underscore the heroic virtues of Wong Fei-hung, and martial arts master Sek Kin is the perfect foil for Kwan Tak-hing in numerous Wong Fei-hung films. In this film, Wong Fei-hung and Yeung Fei-fu are both seriously wounded after a face-off, and Wong is determined to train hard for a new winning move in order to claim victory. This is one of the rare early Wong Fei-hung films that depicted how Wong honed his martial arts skills. In their first climactic fight scene, Kwan's Tiger-Crane moves and Sek's Praying Mantis moves complemented each other with flying colours.

Date Time Location
1/2/2018 (Fri) 11:00am Cinema, Hong Kong Film Archive

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