Sunday, September 14, 2008

389 SB SWORDSPLAY '80s : ‘ The Swift Sword ‘

‘ The Swift Sword ‘

Cast : Wang Yue, Ling Yun, Lo Lieh, Niu Niu, Lily Lee
Director : Ho Meng-hua


An adaptation of Jin Yong’s novel ‘ Sword Stained With Royal Blood ‘ !

A righteous general’s family was massacred by the Ming Emperor, but his only son managed to escape death. Years later, the son grew up and yearned for revenge. Once he discovered a secret manual and a treasure map in a hidden cave …

Rating : 3 1/2 stars of 5

1 comment:

Diane said...

The storyline is quite good but I don't like Lily Li as the leading lady, she was simply too young for Ling Yun, she could be his daughter. I guess Lily Ho or Li Ching would be more suitable. Wong Yue did a great job here.
The self made wheelchair (out of wood and stone)is very innovative! Hehehe