The film culminates in a great battle over control of the organization. Libertine asking for Ms Loong. The film is the second part of a trilogy and was preceded by 1977 and followed by 1981. But they are based on source material that the audience was often familiar with and presented against historical events the audience knew well. The first three films have all also been reviewed on this site. Credits: Fight choreographer, Chang Cheh, Ni Kuang ; editor, Chang Hsing-Loong, Li Yen-Hai ; cinematographer, Tsao Hui-Chi ; art director, Chen Ching-Shen, Chang Chao-Hsi.
The actress who plays Huang Yung, Huang Shu-yi, is quite good and more of a hard beauty then the average Shaw Bros. Many of the elements from the first film come together here as their quest to heal Rong takes them to Duan Zhixing, the Southern Emperor, one of the five greats. In Guo Jing and Huang Rong contend with the continued schemes of Ouyang Feng, fighting over possession of the Nine Yin Manual. The intelligent Huang Rong eventually uncovers the truth and reveals that the murders are actually part of a plot masterminded by Ouyang Feng and Yang Kang. Lady Mu Guest star Rest of cast listed alphabetically:. Yang Guo is seen as a baby in the opening sequence in which his parents die in an encounter with various other parties including the lead couple, Kuo Tsing and Huang Yung, and Yang Guo's dying mother turns the baby over to them to raise him. However the original novels have not officially been translated into English.
You can help Wikipedia by. Like many wuxia films, Brave Archer 3 and the whole series is based on a novel. Added to the confusion is the fact that Alexander Fu plays a new character and the role of Guo Jing which he played in Brave Archer 1-3 is played by Philip Kwok. Check us out at the iTunes Store: www. They arrive at her home while in flight from Iron Palm Sect.
The trilogy has two unofficial sequels, 1982 and 1983. Interestingly, the main hero, Guo Jing, is virtuous but somewhat dim-witted, raised by the Seven Freaks of Jiangnan and his mother on the Mongolian steppes. The Historical Context The historical context is also important. . Brave Archer 1 tells the story of a heroic couple, Guo Jing and Huang Rong, who meet and fall in love.
The other kung fu student in the finale is played by Chin Siu Ho, another notable kung fu talent at Shaw's, and he hardly fights at all either. From a kung fu fan's standpoint, it's a disappointment because Fu Sheng, one of the two greatest martial arts stars at Shaw Bros. One can also watch the many television series based on the books to get the basics of the storyline. The Brave Archer films themselves are among the earlier direct adaptations, following the 1958 movie Story of the Vulture Conqueror and the 1976 Legend of Condor Heroes television series. Libertine asking for Ms Loong Production Company Filming Company Production Manager Art Director Script Supervisor Lighting Makeup Story Props Cinematographer Editor Costume Designer Presenter Assistant Director Hair Stylist Composer.
The E-mail message field is required. The Source Material Legend of Condor Heroes has been made into multiple series. Later, the Mongols would ally with the Song, conquer the Jin, then continue into Song territory as well. She is highly intelligent and raised by the heterodox master of Peach Blossom Island, Huang Yaoshi. We hear the whole story of the Dragon Girl but that goes nowhere and we get a final series of rousing fight scenes involving characters who are so new to the story that we have no stake in who they are. When a mass murderer begins dispatching with martial arts masters, it's up to one of the slain masters' best students Kuo Chue to defeat the maniacal killer once and for all.
Botong is childish and full of reckless energy. Fu Sheng is on hand, but he plays Yang Guo, son of Yang Kang, Kuo Tsing's sworn-brother-turned-bitter-rival. Zhou Botong and Liu Ying caught having an affair. Brave Archer and His Mate is the fourth in a series originally starring international favorite Alexander Fu Sheng as master martial artist Kuo Tsing. In wuxia there is more emphasis on swordplay than fists and greater focus on the epic tales and chivalrous heroes. Both are the sons of martyred Song heroes and each are raised by foreign or invading cultures. Brave Archer and His Mate is the fourth in a series originally starring international favorite Alexander Fu Sheng as master martial artist Kuo Tsing.
Kuo Chue is the new hero who is out to defeat the mass murderer of his martial arts masters. In terms of film sequence, this is the context in which the third movie appears. This is a military treatise written by General Yue Fei a famous Song Dynasty patriot. This backstory is slowly revealed when the heroes first meet Liu Ying, now a reclusive swamp-dwelling hermit. However, Guo Jing embraces his legacy and the righteous path, despite the difficulty it presents to his life, while Yang Kang rejects it for riches and power. As stated before, it has been made into countless television series, films and even parodies. His adoptive parents don't want to teach him kung fu because they fear he'll be a bad seed like his father so they teach him only Confucian precepts, while his sister the couple's biological daughter and two other boys learn kung fu from Uncle Kuo.