As its name implies, Songfest is an Eastmancolor-Shawscope costume musical, traditionally Chinese and timeless in content; yet revealing a spirited and modern technique. Shot on location at Taiwan's beautiful Sun-Moon Lake, it's a turbulent romance between a passionate tea picker Sung Yu-lan and a charming fisherman Li Chun-yang.
Margaret Tu Chuan, Julie Shih-yen, Chiao Chuang, Lily Ho
Tu Meng Fei makes his way to the world after completing his kung fu training. En route, he rescues Mu Wan Erh and Li San Nan from a band of thugs and later learnt of a 20-year conflict between the evil Thunder Gang Chief Leng Tian Lei and the Dragon Sect. Mu’s lost father is none other than the Thunder Gang Chief, who also killed Li’s father…
The last ruler of Tang, Li Yao (Chen Chia-chi) is deposed by Chao Kuang-jun (Wang Jung), the founder of the Sung Dynasty. Unfortunately his actions unleash a new plague - his brother Kuang-yi (Chao Kuo) - on the courts and his people. The marauding Kuang-yi rapes and plunders. As more people get involved, it turns into a bloody battlefield of betrayal. It is up to upright officials like Li Lang (Liu Yung) to put an end to it. But can one man take on the imperial army?
Liu Yung, Liu Hsueh-hua, Lung Tien-hsiang, Chao Kuo
This is a story about an army out to destroy the Hsien Lung gang of anti-Yuan revolutionaries. Their leader Ru Yi Tu is up against Fu Zhong Yuan, the identified successor of the Hsien Lung gang who must also prove his own legitimacy. The plot thickens with murder, sibling rivalry and shocking discoveries that could change the course of history.
This wuxia murder mystery film talks about a young girl whose father was ruthlessly murdered during China's early republican era. She has a list of villains who have been plotting against her father and together with her elder brother, the young girl sets out on a journey to hunt down the secret serial killer.
In Swift Sword, popular director Ho Meng-hua exposes a whole cast of established talent to create a searing martial arts extravaganza that reeks of steel-slashing bewitchment worthy of any swordplay epic.
A young scholar Ning spends the night in a creepy temple that is said to be haunted. He does not believe in the rumours, but soon meets a beautiful female ghost Nie. Nie is forced to stay in the temple to seduce young men for a powerful demon to feast on. Knowing Nie to be a kind ghost, Ning decides to help her escape from the demon’s clutches.
Fu is a government officer heading home after being charged with falsifying reports. En route, he encounters & recruits a skilled swordsman as a bodyguard. They then meet a fleeing bride and her maid who asked to join them for protection. When the group reach a ruined temple however, a gang of assassins appear and attack them…
A young swordswoman becomes invisible during the day and a monster at night after taking her grandma’s pill. She ruined the wedding of a bandit chief’s daughter using her powers and is hunted down by them for revenge. Will she escape the hunt?
Incredibly, the title serpent is not a harbinger of horror, but actually the film's hero. This virtuous viper sniffs out bombs, fights gangs, battles a baby-killing rodent and even takes on a duplicitous woman. This one-of-a-kind thriller will be applauded by reptile fans everywhere.
After beating several famous swordsmen, Chin Wu-hsin (Pai Piao) of the Mo Shan clan challenges Supreme Swordsman (Wang Jung) to a duel, hoping to win his title, and is beaten and humiliated. The winner taunts him to find a Supreme Sword made by Old Eagle, a famous sword-maker (Ku Feng). When his offer to buy a sword from Old Eagle, is turned down, he challenges Old Eagle to a duel, and snatches his sword in a foul play. Old Eagle's own son Shih Yen-peh (Derek Yee) vows to avenge for his father...
A poor student, Lin, is engaged to the daughter of a rich man who despises Lin because of his family’s declining status. Lin visits his fiancée before he leaves for the imperial examination, but finds a maid lying dead in blood. As Lin’s bloody handprint is left on the site, he is accused of the murder. How can Justice Bao prove his innocence?
A heroic family is double crossed and massacred on the battle field with only two of the brothers surviving the slaughter. One of the brothers (Gordon Liu), escapes to a Shaolin temple where his bloodlust and thirst for vengeance puts him at odds with the monks. When he discovers his sister is captured by the same villains who destroyed his family he leaves the monastery in an attempt to rescue her and avenge what has come upon his family.
Liu Chia-hui, Fu Sheng, LiLy Li, Wang Yu, Mai Tak-lo, Hsiao Hou
A compulsive gambler with bad luck owes money to a violent gangster boss and trades his wife as down payment, causing her to leave him. As he decides to kill himself, a mysterious old man offers him a proposal to marry the ghost of his dead daughter in exchange for cash and an expensive apartment.