The Sword Stained with Royal Blood (1981)

Director
Chang Cheh

Main cast
Chiang Sheng; Lu Feng; Wong Lik; Yu Tai-Ping; Chan Shen

Genres
Action, Foreign

Description
Phillip Kwok plays the orphaned son of a general disgraced and executed by his political enemies... which has nothing to do with the rest of the movie. Raised to be a righteous martial artist, Yuan kicks off the story proper by finding a cave containing a skeleton, a treasure map, and a manual teaching him the Golden Snake style. Obeying a request hidden in the manual to give a portion of the treasure to the Golden Snake's old girlfriend, Yuan begins to seek the woman out - on the way solving the riddle of the Golden Snake, and how he came to his end.


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