A classic among classics. Considered by many as the best work by the legendary King Hu (A Touch of Zen, Raining in the Mountain), a masterful, compelling intrigue and a martial arts film that elevates cinema to high art.
China, late Yuan dynasty. A battle is brewing between the army and a group of rebels. Everyone is in the dark as to who, when and how, but what is known is that the rebels’ secret battle plans have fallen into the hands of the man who’s commandeered the Spring Inn. Cue the stunning action sequences . . . Considered by many as the best work by the legendary King Hu (A Touch of Zen, Raining in the Mountain), it’s the final chapter in his “Inn Tetralogy.” A martial-arts cult...
HONG KONG, Taiwan
| 105 minutes | 1973
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