• Ip Man (2008)

Ip Man

Release Date: 2008

R |1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary

The life story of Yip Man, the first person to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun.

Cast: Donnie Yen Ji-Dan, Simon Yam, Siu-wong Fan, Ka Tung Lam, Yu Xing, You-Nam Wong, Chen Zhi Hui, Lynn Hung

Director: Wilson Yip

Genres: Biography , Historical drama , Action , Martial Arts

Production Co: Beijing ShengShi HuaRei Film Investment & Management Co., China Film Co-Production Corporation, Shanghai Film Group, Mandarin Films

Keywords: 1930s, Revenge

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    The highlights, of course, are the competitions and duels, choreographed by Sammo Hung. show more

  • 50
    V.A. MusettoNew York Post

    If you're looking for great action scenes, you've found them. But if you desire more than eye candy, such as character and plot development and historical accuracy, you'll have to look elsewhere. show more

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    It's a highly entertaining, big-budget, kick-butt kung fu movie, the best of its kind since Jet Li's "Fearless" in 2006. show more

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