Blu-ray release: ‘Monkey Kung Fu’
By Phil Mills | Nov 17, 2021
88 Films are bringing the 1979 Hong Kong martial arts film ‘Monkey Kung Fu’ (出籠馬騮) to UK Blu-ray on March 21, 2022.
Directed by John Law, the film follows a small-time crook who goes in search of the other half of a wooden keepsake to discover its purpose. The cast includes Ching Siu-Tung, Hau Chiu-Sing, Lam Fai-Wong, Fong Ping, Shum Lo, and Wong Mei-Mei.
Synopsis: When prisoner Ching is given half of a wooden keepsake by a one eyed-master about to be executed, he breaks out of prison to go in search of the other half to discover its purpose. However, on his quest he is pursued by a gang leader who will also stop at nothing find out its secrets.
• Cantonese and English soundtracks
• English subtitles
• Audio Commentary with Kenneth Brorsson and Phil Gillon
• Stunting Around – Interview with Tony Leung Siu-Hung
• Original Trailer
• New artwork by Robert ‘Kung Fu Bob’ O’Brien
• Region: A/B
‘Monkey Kung Fu’ is available to pre-order now from Amazon.co.uk.
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