From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Shatter (1974, UK/HK) is a Martial Arts-Crime film directed by Michael Carreras, Monte Hellman (uncredited).


Main Details

  • Released in 1974 | Color
  • Running Time: USA:90 min | Argentina:90 min
  • Production Co: Hammer Film Productions | Shaw Brothers
  • Distribution Co: AVCO Embassy Pictures (1975) (USA) (theatrical) | Astral Films (1976) (Canada) (theatrical) (as "Call Him Mr. Shatter")
  • Directed by Michael Carreras, Monte Hellman (uncredited)
  • Written by Don Houghton
  • Starring Stuart Whitman, Lung Ti, Lily Li, Peter Cushing, Anton Diffring, Yemi Ajibade, Chia Yung Liu
  • Produced by Michael Carreras, Vee King Shaw
  • Original Music by David Lindup
  • Cinematography by Roy Ford, Brian Probyn, John Wilcox
  • Film Editing by Eric Boyd-Perkins

Also Known As

  • Call Him Mr. Shatter (USA)
  • Der tödliche Schatten des Mr. Shatter (Germany)
  • Duo ming ci ke (Hong Kong) (Mandarin title)
  • Me Chamam o Destruidor (Brazil)
  • Me llaman el destructor (Argentina)
  • O nomos tou ektelesti Shatter (Greece)
  • Un dénommé Mister Shatter (France)
  • Un killer di nome Shatter (Italy)


  • MR. Shatter isn't crushproof, but cross him and he'll put you in a box!
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