films seen
24/26
average score
2.81*
nationality
China - 76 years old
status
R.I.P.
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The Shaw Bros' most prestigious director. He made a slew of martial arts classics together with action legend Gordon Liu. Apart from a small dip in the late 80s, Liu's work is a treasure trove for action fans, others can safely skip his work.

The good stuff

Drunken Monkey poster

Drunken Monkey

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Chui Ma Lau
Specifics
China, Hong Kong [2002] - 97 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure, Comedy
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4.0*/5.0*
Drunken Master II poster

Drunken Master II

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Jui Kuen II
Specifics
Hong Kong [1994] - 102 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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4.0*/5.0*

Solid pieces

Martial Arts of Shaolin poster

Martial Arts of Shaolin

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Nan Bei Shao Lin
Specifics
Hong Kong, China [1986] - 99 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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3.5*/5.0*
Disciples of the 36th Chamber poster

Disciples of the 36th Chamber

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Pi Li Shi Jie
Specifics
Hong Kong [1985] - 90 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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3.5*/5.0*
The Lady Is the Boss poster

The Lady Is the Boss

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Chang Men Jen
Specifics
Hong Kong [1983] - 86 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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3.5*/5.0*
Mad Monkey Kung Fu poster

Mad Monkey Kung Fu

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Feng Hou
Specifics
Hong Kong [1979] - 116 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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3.5*/5.0*
Dirty Ho poster

Dirty Ho

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Lan Tou He
Specifics
Hong Kong [1976] - 103 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Drama
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3.5*/5.0*

The inoffensive

Drunken Master III poster

Drunken Master III

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Jui Kuen III
Specifics
Hong Kong, China [1994] - 91 mins
Genre
Action
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3.0*/5.0*
Cat vs Rat poster

Cat vs Rat

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Yu Mao San Hu Jin Mao Shu
Specifics
Hong Kong [1982] - 97 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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3.0*/5.0*
My Young Auntie poster

My Young Auntie

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Cheung Booi
Specifics
Hong Kong [1981] - 121 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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3.0*/5.0*
Return to the 36th Chamber poster

Return to the 36th Chamber

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Shao Lin Ta Peng Hsiao Tzu
Specifics
Hong Kong [1980] - 99 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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3.0*/5.0*
36th Chamber of Shaolin poster

36th Chamber of Shaolin

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Shao Lin San Shi Liu Fang
Specifics
Hong Kong [1978] - 115 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure, Drama
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3.0*/5.0*

Worthy but flawed

Invincible Pole Fighter poster

Invincible Pole Fighter

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Wu Lang Ba Gua Gun
Specifics
Hong Kong [1983] - 98 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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2.5*/5.0*
Legendary Weapons of China poster

Legendary Weapons of China

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Shih Ba Pan Wu Yi
Specifics
Hong Kong [1982] - 109 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Drama
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2.5*/5.0*
Martial Club poster

Martial Club

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Wu Guan
Specifics
Hong Kong [1981] - 110 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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2.5*/5.0*
Challenge of the Ninja poster

Challenge of the Ninja

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Zhong Hua Zhang Fu
Specifics
Hong Kong [1979] - 105 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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2.5*/5.0*
Spiritual Boxer II poster

Spiritual Boxer II

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Mao Shan Jiang Shi Quan
Specifics
Hong Kong [1979] - 97 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Fantasy
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2.5*/5.0*
Shaolin Mantis poster

Shaolin Mantis

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Tang Lang
Specifics
Hong Kong [1978] - 96 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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2.5*/5.0*
Executioners from Shaolin poster

Executioners from Shaolin

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Hong Xi Guan
Specifics
Hong Kong [1977] - 98 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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2.5*/5.0*
Challenge of the Masters poster

Challenge of the Masters

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Huang Fei-hong Yu Liu a Cai
Specifics
Hong Kong [1976] - 95 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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2.5*/5.0*
Naked Fists of Terror poster

Naked Fists of Terror

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Shen Da
Specifics
Hong Kong [1975] - 103 mins
Genre
Comedy, Drama, Action
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2.5*/5.0*

Plain forgettable

Tiger on the Beat II poster

Tiger on the Beat II

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Lao Hu Chu Geng II
Specifics
Hong Kong [1990] - 94 mins
Genre
Action
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1.5*/5.0*
Aces Go Places V: The Terracotta Hit poster

Aces Go Places V: The Terracotta Hit

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Xin Zuijia Paidang
Specifics
Hong Kong [1989] - 103 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Crime
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1.5*/5.0*
Tiger on the Beat poster

Tiger on the Beat

by Chia-Liang Liu
Also known as
Lo Foo Chut Gang
Specifics
Hong Kong [1988] - 88 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Crime
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1.5*/5.0*