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Along Comes the Tiger
Along Comes the Tiger
Actors: Wang Tao, Lung Chun-Erh, Tung Wei
Director: Wu Ma
Genres: Action & Adventure, Indie & Art House
UR     2006     1hr 25min

Along Comes the Tiger a kung-fu version of Sergio Leone's iconic spaghetti Western Once Upon a Time in the West is one of the forgotten classics of old-school Hong Kong cinema. Martial arts legend Wang Tao stars as a righ...  more »

     
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Actors: Wang Tao, Lung Chun-Erh, Tung Wei
Director: Wu Ma
Genres: Action & Adventure, Indie & Art House
Sub-Genres: Martial Arts, Indie & Art House
Studio: Bci / Eclipse
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 08/08/2006
Release Year: 2006
Run Time: 1hr 25min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Subtitles: Cantonese, English

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Member Movie Reviews

James O. (jimbo84) from FERGUS FALLS, MN
Reviewed on 4/16/2011...
Not an incredibly well-know kung fu movie, but surprisingly enjoyable! Being a huge fan of this genre, I was quite impressed and would STRONGLY recommend this movie if you're into kung fu movies!!

Movie Reviews

A labour of love - well done Toby!
Reality Checker | UK | 09/02/2006
(4 out of 5 stars)

"Much respect to Toby Russell for raising the profile of Taiwan kung fu movies and continuining his relentless quest to restore long lost prints (some of which seem to have been gathering cobwebs in the cellars of the stars and directors in Taiwan). Although not Don Wong's best movie (it gets bogged down with a lot of silliness in the middle) this one does feature some cracking fight scenes in the final half hour and looks great in widescreeen.

The real joy here is the commentary - a chat between Toby and Don. I was delighted to find out how articulate and amusing Don is using English and so he is able to give us a unique insight into how kung fu movies were produced in the seventies - for example, wrapping up shooting in under a month! Toby asks some smart questions - but there's a rather annoying omission - we never get to learn about Don Wong's real martial arts background. It was rather sad to learn that Don's talented choreographer and close friend Tommy Lee disappeared into obscurity in the States (as far as anyone knows, he is working in a Chinese restaurant) when other choreographers such as Yuen Wo-Ping made it as big time action directors in Hollywood. There are also fascinating references to the shooting locations - for those familiar with the geography of Taiwan."
Along Comes the Tiger
Graham Roberts | Wilkes-Barre, Pa. | 02/15/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This is One of The Best (Don)Wang Tao Movies Out There or That He's Ever Made, And I Know I Either Have Every One of Them or Has Seen Them All. Here This Should Help You With/in Your "Product Details" The Cast of The Movie_Along Comes The Tiger_(Great Star/Producer)Wang Tao_(Fight Choreographer-The Great)Tommy Lee_(Kid Star From Bruce Lee's Enter The Dragon and Martial Artist)Tung Wei_(Fight Choreographer, Martial Artist, Stuntman Turned Actor)[Phillip]Ko Fei_Female Star Lung Chen Er_(Movie Director/Actor small part in movie)Wu Ma_and Jimmy Lee. This is What You Might Call An All Star Cast...
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