Five Fingers of Death

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Main Details

  • Released in 1972
  • Color
  • Running Time: 104 Min.
  • Production Co: Shaw Brothers
  • Distribution Co: Shaw Brothers (1972) (Hong Kong) (theatrical) | Warner Bros. Pictures (1973) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Columbia-Warner Distributors (1973) (UK) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Chang-hwa Jeong (as Cheng Chang Ho)
  • Written by Yeung Kong
  • Starring Lieh Lo, Ping Wang, Hsiung Chiao
  • Produced by Run Run Shaw
  • Original Music by Yung-Yu Chen
  • Cinematography by Yung-lung Wang
  • Film Editing by Hsing-lung Chiang, Kung Wing Fan

Plot Summary

  • Two martial arts schools prepare for an important tournament.

Also Known As

  • 5 Fingers of Death (USA) (poster title)
  • Cinque dita di violenza (Italy)
  • De profesion - Invencible (Spain)
  • Hand of Death
  • Invincible Boxer
  • Iron Palm (Hong Kong) (working title) (English title)
  • Karatekuningas (Finland) (informal title)
  • King Boxer (Hong Kong) (original subtitled version) (English title)
  • La Main de fer (France)
  • Mannen med järnhanden (Finland) (informal title) (Swedish title)
  • Rautanyrkki (Finland) (informal title)
  • Tin ha dai yat kuen (Hong Kong) (Cantonese title)
  • O Vasilias tou karate (Greece)
  • Zhao - Der Unbesiegbare (Germany)


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