The Magnificent Butcher

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Magnificent Butcher (1979, HK) is a Martial Arts film directed by Yuen Woo Ping and Sammo Hung.


Main Details

  • Released in 1979
  • Color
  • Runtime: 108 min
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Production and Distribution Co.: Golden Harvest
  • Directed by Yuen Woo Ping and Sammo Hung
  • Written by Dang Geng-san and Jing Wong
  • Produced by Raymond Chow
  • Cinematography by Koon-wah Ma
  • Original Music by Hsun Chi Chen
  • Starring Sammo Hung, Lee Hoi San, Fan Mei Sheng

Plot Summary

  • A hot headed young butcher, who is also a kung fu disciple, gets embroiled in a feud with a rival shaolin temple.

Also Known As

  • Lin Shi Rong (Cantonese title)
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  • Kung fu movies
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