A TOUCH OF ZEN
Director: King Hu Run Time: 180 min. Release Year: 1971 Language: Chinese
Starring: Cho Kin, Hsu Feng, Roy Chiao, Shih Chun, Tien Peng
In King Hu’s grandest work, Yang (Hsu Feng), a fugitive noblewoman at risk of being captured and executed, hides in a small village and then must escape into the wilderness with a shy scholar and two aides. There, the quartet face a massive group of fighters and are joined by a band of Buddhist monks surprisingly skilled in the art of battle.