Blu-ray release: ‘The Swordsman Of All Swordsmen’

By   |  Jan 5, 2024

Eureka Entertainment are bringing the 1968 Taiwanese wuxia movie ‘The Swordsman Of All Swordsmen’ (一代劍王) to UK Blu-ray on March 18, 2024.

Directed by Joseph Kuo, the film follows an expert swordsman who goes in search of vengeance after his family is brutally murdered. The cast includes Tien Peng, Polly Shang-Kuan, Chiang Nan, Tsao Chien, and Miao Tian.

Synopsis: Having witnessed the brutal slaying of his entire family as a small child, Tsai Ying-jie (Tien Peng) spends several years wandering in search of those responsible. After years in training, he intends to use his expert swordsmanship to exact violent revenge on Yun Chun-chung (Tsao Tsien) and his four accomplices, who murdered his father in order to obtain a legendary weapon known as the Spirit Chasing Sword. But after dispatching several rival swordsmen that stand in the way of his righteous vengeance, Tsai comes to contemplate the futile nature of revenge after Yun Chun-chung’s daughter, Flying Swallow (Polly Shang-Kuan Ling-Feng), saves his life.

• 1080p HD presentation from a 2K digital restoration
• Original Mandarin audio
• Optional English Subtitles
• New audio commentary by Frank Djeng and John Charles
• Archival interview with director Joseph Kuo
• Limited edition O-Card slipcase featuring art by Grégory Sacré (Gokaiju)
• Limited Edition collector’s booklet featuring new writing by James Oliver
• Limited Edition Set of facsimile lobby cards and Double-sided poster featuring original release posters
• Limited Edition Two Disc Set [2000 copies]
• Limited Edition Bonus Disc – ‘The Mystery of Chess Boxing’ [2000 copies]

‘The Swordsman Of All Swordsmen’ is available to pre-order now from

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