Synopsis by Clare Perez-Izaguirre Lopez
Based on the original Marvel Comics character Shang-Chi from the 1970s, who appeared in his own solo series “The Hands of Shang-Chi Master of Kung Fu,” this film follows the superhero's transition from childhood to adulthood. Trained by his infamous Chinese father Wenwu (Tony Chiu-Wai Leung), Shang-Chi (Simu Liu) uses his hand-to-hand combat skills to defeat those that mean him harm through his father. But as Shang-Chi grows up, he must confront the fact that the man who trained him may be the man he must defeat. Co-starring Awkwafina, Michelle Yeoh, and Florian Munteanu.
Asian-American, dragon, hand-to-hand combat, martial-arts, monster, origins, super-power, Superhero