The Resource 5 deadly venoms : Wu du, Dragon Dynasty ; Celestial Pictures ; Shaw Brothers ; produced by Runme Shaw ; screenplay, I Kuang, Chang Cheh ; producer, Mona Fong ; director, Chang Cheh, (videorecording)

5 deadly venoms : Wu du, Dragon Dynasty ; Celestial Pictures ; Shaw Brothers ; produced by Runme Shaw ; screenplay, I Kuang, Chang Cheh ; producer, Mona Fong ; director, Chang Cheh, (videorecording)

Label
5 deadly venoms : Wu du
Title
5 deadly venoms
Title remainder
Wu du
Statement of responsibility
Dragon Dynasty ; Celestial Pictures ; Shaw Brothers ; produced by Runme Shaw ; screenplay, I Kuang, Chang Cheh ; producer, Mona Fong ; director, Chang Cheh
Title variation
  • Wu du
  • 5 venoms
  • Five deadly venoms
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • chi
Summary
The martial arts film that inspired generations of action films, rap music, and pop culture, The Five Venoms is the story of the last student of a dying martial arts master who is trying to fulfill his master's wish to find his five disciples and bring them together -- or bring them to justice. The student, not fully trained, embarks on a quest for these deadly and mysterious experts, each of whom has been trained in a different fighting style
Member of
Cataloging source
MR0
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Fighting instructors, Liang Ting, Lu Feng, Tai Chi-Hsien ; music, Chen Yung-Yu ; cinematograper, Kung Mu-To, Tsao Hui-Chi ; editor, Hsing-lung Chiang
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In Mandarin Chinese and dubbed English, with optional English and Spanish subtitles
  • English SDH
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .W8 2009
  • .W8 2009
PerformerNote
Chiang Sheng, Sun Chien, Kuo Chui, Lo Mang, Wei Pai, Lu Feng, Ku Feng, Wang Lung-Wei
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-2002
  • 1931-
  • 1951-1991
  • 1959-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zhang, Che
  • Ni, Kuang
  • Fang, Yihua
  • Jiang, Sheng
  • Sun, Jian
  • Guo, Zhui
  • Dragon Dynasty (Firm)
  • Tian ying yu le you xian gong si
  • Shaw Brothers
Runtime
101
Series statement
Shaw Brothers classic collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Martial arts
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Chinese
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
animation
Label
5 deadly venoms : Wu du, Dragon Dynasty ; Celestial Pictures ; Shaw Brothers ; produced by Runme Shaw ; screenplay, I Kuang, Chang Cheh ; producer, Mona Fong ; director, Chang Cheh, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1978 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by Hong Kong cinema expert Bey Logan
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
sky129768063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
796019814232
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
81423
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
5 deadly venoms : Wu du, Dragon Dynasty ; Celestial Pictures ; Shaw Brothers ; produced by Runme Shaw ; screenplay, I Kuang, Chang Cheh ; producer, Mona Fong ; director, Chang Cheh, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1978 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by Hong Kong cinema expert Bey Logan
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
sky129768063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
796019814232
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
81423
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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