"Odd Couple" a.k.a. Bok Meng Daan Diy Duet Meng Cheung, Shaolin Sabre VS Wu Tang Spear, 搏命单刀夺鸣枪
Odd Couple, also known as Bok Meng Daan Diy Duet Meng Cheung, Shaolin Sabre VS Wu Tang Spear, 搏命单刀夺鸣枪 is a 1979 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film directed by Lau Kar Wing, who also stars, alongside Sammo Hung. It was the first film to be released by Gar Bo Motion Picture Company (aka Gar-Bo Film Company), an independent production company set up by Hung, Lau and producer Karl Maka. The fight scenes are mainly weapon-based, with particular emphasis on the contrast between the dao (sword) and qiang (spear).
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(Synopsis):Two ageing masters of the spear and sword engage in an epic mountaintop battle every ten years, but the outcome invariably ends in a draw. Realizing that neither one of them will ever outclass other, they each agree to take a younger student and train them to champion their cause, thus putting an end to their longstanding rivalry. Unexpectedly , fate drives them into open conflict with a power enemy, and both masters and their students are propelled into the fight of their lives! Showcasing some of the most intricate and explosive weapons choreography ever seen, this masterpiece stands head and shoulders above many of it's competitors, and remains one of the quintessential classics from the Golden Age of Hong Kong cinema!!
Starring:Sammo Hung Kam Bo, Lau Kar Wing, Leung Kar Yan, Mars, Lee Hoi San Dean Shek Tien, Yeung Sai Gwan, Karl Maka, Billy Chan Wui Ngai, Ho Pak Kwong.
Director: Lau Kar Wing, Producer: Karl Maka, Action Director: Sammo Hung Kam Bo, Lau Kar Wing, Language: English Dubbed, Features: Aspect Ratio 16:9, Format: NTSC All, Running Time: 98 Minutes.