|The place: Shanghai. The time: 1921. The Japanese aggression towards China is getting stronger each day. Enter Hsueh Ao-Lin (Chen Kuan Tai), an agent of the government sent to uncover the Chinese traitors helping the enemy. Once inside, Hsueh must fight both the Japanese and his countrymen for his sake, and the future of China.|
Shaw Brothers superstar Chen Kuan Tai plays a classic heroic role, much like his previous films Bandit from Shantung and Man of Iron. The blood-soaked climax is among his best. Definitely in the Shaw tradition!
Editor's NoteIn 1921 Shanghai, a government agent (Chen Kuan Tai) is sent in to find traitors who are aiding the Japanese. Once he finds the root of the problem, the agent must fight both the Japanese and his countrymen working for the other side. This Shaw Brothers classic features a bloody, action-packed climax.
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|Chen Kuan Tai|