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Title Ip Man [videorecording] / Mandarin Films Distribution Co. Ltd. [and] Time Antaeus Media Co. Ltd. present [a] Mandarin Films Limited production ; screenplay by Edmond Wong ; produced by Raymond Wong ; directed by Yip Wai-shun.

Publication Info. [Richardson, Tex.] : Well Go USA Entertainment, 2008.


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 GDL Central Library DVD  New Shelf  C IPM    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby stereo 5.1.
Language Mandarin, Cantonese or dubbed English dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Performer Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Xiong Dai-Lin, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Lam Ka-Tung.
Credits Director of photography, O Sing-Pui ; editor, Cheung Ka-Fai ; music, Kenji Kawai ; action choreographer, Leung Siu-Hung ; chief Wing Chung advisor, Ip Chun ; action director, Sammo Hung ; 1st draft screenwriter, Chan Tai-Lee.
Note "Mentor of iconic legend Bruce Lee."--Cover.
Event Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Summary "Set in Fo Shan, China during the Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man vividly brings to life the brutality of the infamous Japanese occupation, where once proud men are forced to fight [to the] death for a precious bag of rice. Defined by courage and humility, Ip Man, whose fighting skills are revered all over China, rises to the fore front. Upon refusing to teach his martial arts to the invading Japanese soldiers, he is forced to fight for the honor of his country in a series of battles that will culminate in a kill-or-be-killed showdown with Japan's greatest fighter"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Rated R; for violence.
Note Bonus features: making-of featurette; deleted scenes; trailers; previews of other films.
Subject Ye, Wen, 1893-1972 -- Drama.
Kung fu -- China -- Drama.
Martial arts -- China -- Drama.
Martial artists -- China -- Foshan Shi -- Drama.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- China -- Drama.
China -- History -- 1937-1945 -- Drama.
Foshan Shi (China) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Chinese.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Subject Martial arts films.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films.
War films.
Added Author Huang, Zihuan, 1978-
Huang, Baiming, 1948-
Ye, Weixin.
Yen, Donnie, 1963-
Yam, Simon.
Dai-Lin, Xiong.
Ikeuchi, Hiroyuki.
Lin, Jiadong, 1967-
Leung, Tony.
Chun, Ip.
Hung, Samo, 1952-
Tai-Lee, Chan.
Dong fang dian ying chu pin you xian gong si.
Shi dai jin dian chuan mei you xian gong si.
Well Go USA, Inc.
Standard No. 812491011454
Music No. WGU01145D

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