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Ip man / Mandarin Films Distribution Co. Ltd. [and] Time Antaeus Media Co. Ltd. present [a] Mandarin Films Limited production ; screenplay by Edmond Wong ; produced by Raymond Wong ; directed by Yip Wai-shun

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Southington Library - Adult

DVD Foreign IP

DUE 12-07-20

Material Type
DVD
Publication Info.
[Richardson, Tex.] : Well Go USA Entertainment, [2008]
Publication Info.
©2008

Details

Description
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Note
"Mentor of iconic legend Bruce Lee."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Bonus features: making-of featurette; deleted scenes; trailers.
Cast
Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Xiong Dai-Lin, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Lam Ka-Tung.
Credits
Director of photography, O Sing-Pui ; editor, Cheung Ka-Fai ; music, Kenji Kawai ; action coreographer, Leung Siu-Hung ; chief Wing Chung advisor, Ip Chun ; action director, Sammo Hung ; 1st draft screenwriter, Chan Tai-Lee.
Summary
"Set in Fo Shan, China during the Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man vividly brings to life the brutality of the infamous Japanese occupation, where once proud men are forced to fight [to the] death for a precious bag of rice. Defined by courage and humility, Ip Man, whose fighting skills are revered all over China, rises to the fore front. Upon refusing to teach his martial arts to the invading Japanese soldiers, he is forced to fight for the honor of his country in a series of battles that will culminate in a kill-or-be-killed showdown with Japan's greatest fighter"--Container.
Audience
MPAA rating: Rated R; for violence.
Language
Soundtrack in Mandarin, Cantonese or English; English subtitles.
Note
GMD: DVD videorecording.
Subject
Man, Ip -- Drama.
Kung fu -- China -- Drama.
Martial arts -- China -- Drama.
Martial artists -- China -- Foshan Shi -- Drama.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- China -- Drama.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures -- China.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
China -- History -- 1937-1945 -- Drama.
Foshan Shi (China) -- Drama.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Martial arts films.
Action and adventure films.
War films.
Mandarin language films.
Cantonese language films.
Chinese language films.
Added Author
Huang, Zihuan, 1978-
Huang, Baiming, 1948-
Ye, Weixin.
Yen, Donnie, 1963-
Yam, Simon.
Dai-Lin, Xiong.
Ikeuchi, Hiroyuki.
Lin, Jiadong, 1967-
Leung, Tony.
Ip, Chun.
Hung, Samo, 1952-
Tai-Lee, Chan.
Dong fang dian ying chu pin you xian gong si.
Time Antaeus Media Co. Ltd.
Well Go USA Entertainment (Firm)