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Hung, Samo 1952-

Works: 498 works in 1,069 publications in 6 languages and 7,136 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History 
Roles: Actor, Director, Choreographer, Producer, Performer, Author, Film editor, Interviewee, Scenarist, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Samo Hung
Publications by Samo Hung
Most widely held works about Samo Hung
Most widely held works by Samo Hung
The medallion by Jiashang Chen( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Eddie is a Hong Kong cop who, after a near-fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion, is suddenly transformed into a Highbinder -- an immortal warrior with superhuman powers. Eddie enlists the help of British Interpol agent Nicole to determine the secret of the medallion and face down the evil Snakehead who wants to use its magical powers for his own nefarious plans
Mr. Nice Guy by Samo Hung( visu )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 513 libraries worldwide
When television chef Jackie's girlfriend is kidnapped and his apartment blown up, he takes action against the gang responsible
Tong tian di guo ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 313 libraries worldwide
A bizarre murder mystery brings together the most powerful woman in China, the soon-to-be-Empress Wu Zetian, and a formerly exiled detective, Dee Renjie, at the infamous Imperial Palace. Hoping he will solve the crime before her coronation, Wu appoints Dee Chief Judge of the Empire and implores him to combine his indisputable wisdom with his unparalleled martial arts skills to save the future of her dynasty. Inspired by the true story of one of the Tang Dynasty's most celebrated officials
Ye wen 2 by Weixin Ye( visu )
5 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 290 libraries worldwide
A new arrival in British-occupied Hong Kong wants to open a martial arts academy to teach his unique Wing Chun style. But a corrupt cabal of martial arts masters, led by Master Hung, refuses to allow him to teach in peace until he proves himself in a series of fights against the local master, which Ip does, in style. But even after earning the respect of the local masters, Ip's troubles are far from over
Ip Man 2 legend of the grandmaster ( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 277 libraries worldwide
New in Hong Kong, Ip Man must prove himself to the local martial arts masters before he is allowed to open his Wing Chun style martial arts academy
Chop socky Cinema Hong Kong ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Offers an in-depth look at martial arts films, particularly Hong Kong's wu xia film legacy and its influence on global cinema. From its roots in Beijing Opera to Quentin Tarantino's tribute Kill Bill, Vol. 2, this film presents the development of the genre, insight into the techniques, weaponry and well-known stars of Hong Kong martial arts action. Beginning with Hong Kong cinema's first martial-arts hero, Wong Fei Hung to the balletic choreography of Chang Che, through the "one-punch" impact of Bruce Lee and the evolution of kung-fu comedy as epitomized by Jackie Chan. The Hong Kong technique of editing-in-camera is demonstrated in a multi-screen sequence, and there are numerous clips from the genre's classic films
Jackie Chan's Project A ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Dragon Ma, a determined coast guard officer on patrol in late 19th century Hong Kong, battles with a ruthless syndicate in a seemingly never-ending struggle for control of the dangerous waters
Three kingdoms resurrection of the dragon ( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
In 228 AD, a time when China was plagued by constant war and divided among three kingdoms, a hero arose. Zhao Zilong was a common man who ascended from humble roots to become commander of the army charged with liberating the land from an evil warlord. He led numerous battles of strength and wit, but now he must fight against the impossible to defy the fate of his nation
Tai ji ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Everyone is a martial arts master, and use a powerful form of Tai Chi in all aspects of their life. Yang has arrived to learn it, only to find that it's forbidden for the villagers to teach their secret style to an outsider
Tai Chi hero by Yuan Xiaochao( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The much-anticipated sequel to the highly successful Tai Chi Zero has Luchan (the Freak) using his new Tai Chi fighting skills against an even scarier army of steampunk soldiers with strange new fighting machines. Can he save the village and entire region?
Dà Shànghăi The last tycoon ( visu )
5 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Cheng Daqi is framed by the police chief and sent to prison. He escapes from prison with his cellmate and works his way up in the mob. Cheng becomes the most powerful mob boss in Shanghai and must rule and empire
Ye Wen qian zhuan The legend is born - Ip Man by Litao Qiu( visu )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Packed with Kung Fu combat and thick with drama, The Legend is Born follows Ip Man as he grows from a promising young pupil into an unstoppable force. When political corruption threatens his temple, his friends, and his honor, Ip Man single-handedly challenges a swarm of shinobi in an ultimate showdown
Sha po lang SPL = Kill zone ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Chinese and Multiple languages and held by 132 libraries worldwide
A compelling thrill-ride where two veteran detectives rage war against a secret criminal empire
Jackie Chan is the prisoner ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
When a martial arts master is jailed, he joins with two other inmates to battle other prisoners as well as corrupt prison officials in a non-stop battle for their lives and justice
Da wu sheng ( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 117 libraries worldwide
A sweeping story of love, honor, and revenge set against the backdrop of Chinese opera during its heyday in 1920s Shanghai. Written by Zou Jingzhi, one of China's most popular writers, the story centers around two sworn brothers and their quest to regain their master's honor. Highly trained in martial arts and focused on revenge, their relentless quest leads them to fame and love, but also to their own downfall
Zhong yi qun ying = Seven warriors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Chinese villagers recruit seven brave mercenary warriors to defend against evil invaders beset on stealing and destroying everything in the city
Ye Wen by Weixin Ye( visu )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 91 libraries worldwide
"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
Wushu ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Upon arrival at an elite martial arts conservatory, a group of young boys swear allegiance to each other and form a gang. A decade later at graduation, they unexpectedly cross paths with an evil martial arts master and foil his kidnapping plan. Now, they must put their combat skills to the test in order to defeat this enemy and save their brotherhood. Includes behind the scenes, and trailer gallery
14 blades ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Trained in clandestine combat from childhood, the Jinyiwei were masters of the fourteen Blades; eight being for torture, five for killing, and the last blade reserved for suicide when a mission failed. An elite force of secret agents with a license to kill, devote their lives and lethal prowess to the service of the Emperor alone
Lin Shirong Magnificent butcher ( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 73 libraries worldwide
A student of the legendary Wong Fei-Hung must battle the head of a rival kung-fu school when he is falsely accused of attacking the head of that school's goddaughter and killing his son
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Alternative Names
Chin-pao, Hong 1952-
Chu, Yuen
Hong Chin-Pao 1952-....
Hong Jinbao 1952-....
Hung, Chin-pao 1952-
Hung Ching-Pao 1952-....
Hung James 1952-....
Hung Kam-Bo 1952-....
Hung Kam-Bo, Sammo
Hung Kam-Po 1952-....
Hung Kim Po 1952-....
Hung Sammo 1952-....
Hung, Samo
Hung, Samo 1950-
Hung Samo 1952-....
Jinbao, Hong 1952-
Kam-po, Hung 1952-
Po, Hung Kam 1952-
Sammo, Hung 1952-
Samo, Hung 1952-
Yunlong, Zhu 1952-
Zhu 1952- Yuanlong
Zhu Yuanlong 1952-....
朱元龍 1952-
洪金寶 1952-
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