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Shaolin Intruders (1983)

San chuang Shao Lin (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 6 October 1983 (Hong Kong)
Shaolin Temple becomes suspect when several clan leaders are robbed and killed by the deadly Shaolin Palm technique.


Chia Tang


Ke Huang, Yun Ling | 2 more credits »


Credited cast:
Tung-Shing Yee ... Lei Hsun
Jason Piao Pai ... Qiao Yiduo
Phillip Ko ... Abbot Jianxing
Yu-Po Liu ... Yeh Ching-hua
Feng Ku ... Chief Lu
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fei Ai
Shen Chan ... Head Abbot
Siu-Wah Chan Siu-Wah Chan ... (as Shao-Hua Chen)
Yung Chan Yung Chan
Kuo Hua Chang
Wing-Cheung Cheung Wing-Cheung Cheung
Ging Man Fung
Pak-Kwong Ho
Pei Chi Huang
Wei-Tang Huang Wei-Tang Huang
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Shaolin Temple becomes suspect when several clan leaders are robbed and killed by the deadly Shaolin Palm technique.

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Alternate Versions

The UK cinema version was heavily cut by 1 min 30 secs by the BBFC to remove all shots of nunchakus and a scene showing a live snake being skinned, and to reduce the stabbing of a man's hand and stomach with a sword. See more »

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Good Movie
27 February 2015 | by jddog130See all my reviews

I liked this movie a lot... There's not much I can say that hasn't already been covered by Brian Camp. He covered everything, maybe more than you needed to know.

I thought it was great that he mentioned Lau Yuk-Pok (aka Liu Yu-Po, aka Liu Yu-Pu). He's right, she wasn't in a lot of films. For those who are searching for a little more info about her, i'll input the best I know of.

She was born in Taiwan on May 3rd 1963. She joined Shaw Brothers at their invitation in the 80's and played in "Winner Takes All", "Rolls, Rolls, I Love You", "Shaolin Prince", "Shaolin Intruders", "The Weird Man", "Portrait in Crystal", "Secret Service of the Imperial Court", "New Tales of the Flying Fox", "Butcher", "Thunderclap" and "Qin Yong (aka A Terra-Cotta Warrior)". She returned to Taiwan in 1985 after finishing "Qin Yong", and started a career in TV drama. Later she married Chang Chien-Chung, who worked in an advertising agency, and eventually emigrated to the United States.

In 1991, they gave up their careers to become missionaries. In 2001, she became a writer and published two books about herself as a mother and a patient (I would assume "cancer patient" but cant find a definite answer). She died on May 11th 2009. There's some commentary on the Celestial DVD edition of Shaolin Intruders about her.

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Hong Kong


Cantonese | Mandarin

Release Date:

6 October 1983 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Battle for Shaolin See more »


Box Office


HKD3,440,390 (estimated)
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Shaw Brothers See more »
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2.35 : 1
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