Adventure of Shaolin

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Adventure of Shaolin (1978, Taiwan) is a Martial Arts film directed by Chen Han.


Main Details

  • Released in 1978
  • Color
  • Aspect Ratio: (2.35:1)
  • Distribution Co: Ivory League Pictures
  • Directed by Chen Han
  • Written by Teng Lao
  • Starring: Thomas Chow, Shi Yung, Ho Tsin
  • Produced by Wayne Choi

Also Known As

  • San feng du chuang Shao Lin (Taiwan) (original title)
  • Adventure of Shaolin (International) (English title)
  • Der Todeshammer des Shaolin (West Germany)
  • Five Elements of Kung Fu (USA) (video title)
  • The Adventure at Shaolin (undefined)


  • Nothing in Heaven or Hell Can Stop Them!


Shaolin and Wu Tang join forces to combat the evil White-Haired Priest using the five elements of kung fu. From this emerges what will become the style known as Tai Chi Chuan from its founder, Chang Shen Fong. See real training, such as the hall of wooden men. Witness the united strength of the Shaolin Monks as they help Chang Shen Fong against White-Haired Priest. See the Three Snake Fists, Black Palm Poison, and other styles for the first time! Jewels from the Wu. (TMDB)

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