Shaolin Wooden Men

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Shaolin Wooden Men (1976, Hong Kong) is a Martial Arts film directed by Chi-Hwa Chen.


Main Details

  • Released on November 10, 1976
  • Color
  • Running Time: USA:98 min | UK:106 min
  • Production Co.: Lo Wei Motion Picture Company | Toei Central Films
  • Distribution Co: Astória Filmes (1979) (Portugal) (theatrical) | Metropolitan Filmexport (1983) (France) (theatrical) | Toei Central Films (1981) (Japan) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Chi-Hwa Chen
  • Written by Hsin Chin
  • Starring: Jackie Chan, Kam Chiang, Her Du Wei, Jang Lee Hwang, Kong Kim
  • Produced by Lo Wei
  • Other crew: Jackie Chan, Tommy Lee (action directors), Biao Yuen (double: martial arts and acrobatics)

Plot Summary

  • After witnessing the murder of his father, Little Mute trains in Shaolin Temple for revenge and is taught by various teachers, one of which is clandestine.

Also Known As

  • El Despiadado (Spain)
  • L'Impitoyable (France)
  • Nuoren tiikerin kosto (Finland)
  • Wooden Men (Germany)
  • 36 Wooden Men
  • Shaolin Chamber of Death
  • Shaolin Wooden Men... Young Tiger's Revenge
  • Shao Lin mu ren xiang (China)
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