The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

Narrowly escaping a brutal attack from the oppressive Manchu government, Lui dedicates himself to learning martial arts and seeking revenge in this 1978 kung fu classic.

1978Rating: M, Violence & offensive language115 minsHong Kong
ActionAdventureWorld Cinema

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

36th Chamber's nearly hourlong training sequence overshadows the rest of the movie, but it's the stuff of action-cinema legend.

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IGN

IGN

Not only features some of the greatest martial arts in the genre's history, but established a template for all action movies that would be followed for decades.

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