Legend of the Wolf (1997)

Genres - Action  |   Sub-Genres - Martial Arts  |   Release Date - Jun 14, 1997 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 92 min.  |   Countries - Hong Kong  |  
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Chinese-American martial arts performer Donnie Yen directed, co-scripted, and stars in this tale providing background on the initial meeting of the legendary assassin Wolf and his sidekick. Flashbacks are set in a Canton community of the late '40s where a local bandit chief threatens WW II amnesiac Man-hin (Yen) and his childhood sweetheart Wai-yee (Carmen Lee), leading to an explosive confrontation.

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hitman, martial-arts, sidekick, sweetheart