Fong Sai Yuk
Director: Corey Yuen Run Time: 100 min. Format: 35mm Rating: R Release Year: 1993 Language: Cantonese with English Subtitles
Starring: Adam Cheng, Jet Li, Josephine Siao, Michelle Reis
Nitehawk tells the Legend of the 1993 Kung Fu film FONG SAI YUK. A 35mm presentation!
Jet Li stars in this Hong Kong martial-arts extravaganza that tells of evil emperors and true love. The secret Red Lotus Flower Society is committed to the overthrow of the evil Manchu Emperor and his minions. One of his Governors is sent on a mission to retrieve a list of members of that secret society. Meanwhile, Canton kung fu practitioner Fong Sai-Yuk falls in love with the beautiful daughter of a rich merchant, recently moved to Canton. Her father, in an attempt to gain influence in the region and thus improve his business, offers his daughter in marriage to the winner of a kung-fu contest.
Part of Nitehawk’s January THE LEGEND OF 90S KUNG FU midnites.