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Corey Yuen

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Corey Yuen (born Ying Gang-ming (殷元奎) 15 February 1951; also credited as Corey Yuen Kwai and Yuen Kwai) is a Hong Kong action director, film director, producer and action choreographer. [1]

90 relations: A Chinese Odyssey Part Three, Aaron Kwok, All for the Winner, Andy Lau, Anita Mui, Billy Chow, Broken Oath, Ching Siu-tung, Cinema of Hong Kong, Conan Lee, Cradle 2 the Grave, Cynthia Rothrock, Dance of the Drunk Mantis, Deadline Hollywood, Devon Aoki, DOA: Dead or Alive, Dragons Forever, Eastern Condors, Fong Sai-yuk (film), Fong Sai-yuk II, Ghost Punting, Heart of Dragon, Hero (1997 film), Hero (2002 film), High Risk (1995 film), Hiroyuki Sanada, Holly Valance, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Film Award for Best Action Choreography, Hwang Jang-lee, Impact Wrestling, Jackie Chan, Jaime Pressly, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Jet Li, Joyce Godenzi, Just Another Pandora's Box, Kevin Nash, Kiss of the Dragon, Lethal Weapon 4, List of directorial debuts, Louis Fan (actor), Max Mok, Michelle Yeoh, Millionaires Express, My Father Is a Hero, Ninja in the Dragon's Den, No Retreat, No Surrender, No Retreat, No Surrender 2, Peking Opera School, ..., Pete Cunningham (kickboxer), Righting Wrongs, Romeo Must Die, Ronald Cheng, Sammo Hung, Sarah Carter, Saviour of the Soul, Saviour of the Soul II, Secret Rivals 2, She Shoots Straight, Snuff Bottle Connection, So Close, Stage combat, Stephen Chow, Takeshi Kaneshiro, The 14 Amazons, The Bodyguard from Beijing, The Expendables (2010 film), The Invincible Armour, The New Legend of Shaolin, The One (2001 film), The Transporter, The Twins Effect II, Tin Kai-man, Top Bet, Transporter 2, United States, War (2007 film), Women on the Run, World Championship Wrestling, Wu Jing (actor), WWE, X-Men (film), Yes, Madam, Yu Jim-yuen, Yuen Biao, Yuen Wah, Yuen Woo-ping, Zhang Yimou, Zu Warriors from the Magic Mountain. Expand index (40 more) »

A Chinese Odyssey Part Three

A Chinese Odyssey Part Three is a 2016 Chinese-Hong Kong fantasy comedy drama film directed by Jeffrey Lau.

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Aaron Kwok

Aaron Kwok Fu-shing (born 26 October 1965) is a Hong Kong singer, dancer and actor.

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All for the Winner

All for the Winner (Chinese: 賭聖 Literal translation: Saint of Gambling) is a 1990 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Jeffrey Lau and Corey Yuen.

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Andy Lau

Andy Lau Tak-wah, BBS, MH, JPFocus Film.

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Anita Mui

Anita Mui Yim-fong (10 October 1963 – 30 December 2003) was a Hong Kong singer and actress making major contributions to the Cantopop music scene and receiving numerous awards and honours.

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Billy Chow

Billy Chow (born Chow Bei-lei August 24, 1958 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada), (also credited as Billy Chau and Billy Chow Bei-lei) is a Hong Kong film actor, kickboxer, martial artist, and entrepreneur and is also a keen Boxing and Muay thai practitioner.

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Broken Oath

Broken Oath (Chinese: 破戒; Po jie) is a 1977 Hong Kong kung fu film from South Korean director Jeong Chang-hwa, with action choreography by Tyrone Hsu Hsia and Yuen Woo-ping.

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Ching Siu-tung

Ching Siu-tung (born 1953), also known as Tony Ching, is a Hong Kong action choreographer, actor, film director and producer, who has directed over 20 films, including the critically acclaimed supernatural fantasy A Chinese Ghost Story (1987).

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Cinema of Hong Kong

The cinema of Hong Kong is one of the three major threads in the history of Chinese language cinema, alongside the cinema of China, and the cinema of Taiwan.

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Conan Lee

Conan Lee Yuen-Ba 李元霸 born Lloyd Hutchinson, is an Asian-American film actor and martial artist.

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Cradle 2 the Grave

Cradle 2 the Grave is a 2003 American action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak and starring Jet Li and DMX.

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Cynthia Rothrock

Cynthia Ann Christine Rothrock (born March 8, 1957) is an American martial artist and actress specializing in martial arts films.

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Dance of the Drunk Mantis

Dance of the Drunk Mantis is a 1979 Hong Kong kung fu film directed by Yuen Siu-tien's real life son Yuen Woo-ping, starring Yuen Siu-tien, Hwang Jang Lee, Linda Lin, Yuen Shun-yee, Charlie Shek and Yuen Kwai.

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Deadline Hollywood

Deadline Hollywood, also known as Deadline.com and previously known as news blog Deadline Hollywood Daily, is an online magazine founded by Nikki Finke in 2006.

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Devon Aoki

Devon Aoki (born 1982) is an American actress and fashion model.

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DOA: Dead or Alive

DOA: Dead or Alive is a 2006 British-German-American martial arts action film loosely based on the Tecmo/Team Ninja fighting game series Dead or Alive.

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Dragons Forever

Dragons Forever is a 1988 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film directed by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film.

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Eastern Condors

Eastern Condors is a 1987 Hong Kong action film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the lead role.

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Fong Sai-yuk (film)

Fong Sai-yuk (aka The Legend of Fong Sai-yuk, or simply, The Legendon Netflix.com) is a 1993 Hong Kong action and comedy film directed by Corey Yuen starring Jet Li as Chinese folk hero Fong Sai-yuk.

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Fong Sai-yuk II

Fong Sai-yuk II, also known as The Legend II and The Legend of Fong Sai-yuk II, is a 1993 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film directed by Corey Yuen, and also produced by and starring Jet Li as Chinese folk hero Fong Sai-yuk.

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Ghost Punting

Ghost Punting, also known as Lucky Stars Ghost Encounter, is a 1992 Hong Kong action comedy film directed by and starring Sammo Hung.

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Heart of Dragon

Heart of Dragon, released in the United Kingdom as Heart of the Dragon, is a 1985 Hong Kong action drama film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the lead role.

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Hero (1997 film)

Hero is a 1997 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Corey Yuen.

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Hero (2002 film)

Hero is a 2002 Chinese wuxia film directed by Zhang Yimou.

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High Risk (1995 film)

High Risk, also known in the United States as Meltdown, is a 1995 Hong Kong action comedy film written, produced and directed by Wong Jing and starring Jet Li, Jacky Cheung, Chingmy Yau, Charlie Yeung, Billy Chow, Kelvin Wong and Valerie Chow.

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Hiroyuki Sanada

(born 12 October, 1960) is a Japanese actor.

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Holly Valance

Holly Rachel Candy (née Vukadinović,; born 11 May 1983), known professionally as Holly Valance, is an Australian actress, singer and model.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.

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Hong Kong Film Award for Best Action Choreography

The Hong Kong Film Award for Best Action Choreography is an annual Hong Kong industry award presented to a choreographer or a group of choreographers for the best achievement in action choreography.

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Hwang Jang-lee

Hwang Jang Lee (born December 21, 1944) is a Japanese-born Korean martial artist and film actor.

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Impact Wrestling

Impact Wrestling is an American professional wrestling promotion currently based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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Jackie Chan

Chan Kong-sang, SBS, MBE, PMW (生; born 7 April 1954), known professionally as Jackie Chan, is a Hong Kong martial artist, actor, film director, producer, stuntman, and singer.

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Jaime Pressly

Jaime Elizabeth Pressly (born July 30, 1977) is an American actress and model.

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Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg (born 18 October 1960), professionally known as Jean-Claude Van Damme and abbreviated as JCVD, is a Belgian actor, martial artist, screenwriter, film producer, and director best known for his martial arts action films.

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Jet Li

Li Lianjie (born 26 April 1963), better known by his stage name Jet Li, is a Chinese film actor, film producer, martial artist, and retired Wushu champion who was born in Beijing.

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Joyce Godenzi

Joyce Mina Godenzi (born 1965) is a former actress and winner of the Miss Hong Kong pageant of 1984.

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Just Another Pandora's Box

Just Another Pandora's Box, also known as Once Upon a Chinese Classic, is a 2010 Hong Kong parody film directed by Jeffrey Lau, starring Ronald Cheng, Gigi Leung, Betty Sun, Eric Tsang, Huang Bo, Guo Degang, Gillian Chung, and Patrick Tam.

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Kevin Nash

Kevin Scott Nash (born July 9, 1959) is an American actor and semi-retired professional wrestler, currently signed to WWE under their Legends program.

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Kiss of the Dragon

Kiss of the Dragon (Le Baiser mortel du dragon in French) is a 2001 English-language French action thriller film directed by Chris Nahon, written and produced by French filmmaker Luc Besson, and starring an international cast of Jet Li, Bridget Fonda, and Tchéky Karyo.

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Lethal Weapon 4

Lethal Weapon 4 is a 1998 American buddy cop action comedy film directed and produced by Richard Donner, and starring Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo, Chris Rock, and Jet Li (in his American film debut).

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List of directorial debuts

This is a list of film directorial debuts in chronological order.

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Louis Fan (actor)

Louis Fan (born 19 June 1973), also known as Fan or Faan Siu-wong, is a Hong Kong actor and martial artist.

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Max Mok

Max Mok (born 2 December 1960 in Hong Kong) (also credited as Benny Mok, Benny Mok Siu-chung and Max Mok Siu-chung) is a Hong Kong actor and singer, Mok was recruited by the Shaw Brothers Studio and has been a major film star since the 1980s.

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Michelle Yeoh

Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh Choo-Kheng (born 6 August 1962) is a Malaysian actress who achieved fame in the early 1990s, after starring in a series of popular Hong Kong action films in which she performed her own stunts.

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Millionaires Express

Millionaires Express, aka Shanghai Express, is a 1986 Hong Kong martial arts action western film written and directed by Sammo Hung.

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My Father Is a Hero

My Father Is a Hero (released in the United States as The Enforcer and Jet Li's The Enforcer) is a 1995 Hong Kong action film starring Jet Li and directed by Corey Yuen, who also co-stars in the film.

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Ninja in the Dragon's Den

Ninja in the Dragon's Den is a 1982 Hong Kong martial arts film written, choreographed and directed by Corey Yuen in his feature film directorial debut, and starring Conan Lee, Hiroyuki Sanada and Hwang Jang Lee.

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No Retreat, No Surrender

No Retreat, No Surrender is a 1986 American martial arts film directed by Corey Yuen in his American directorial debut, and starring Kurt McKinney and Jean-Claude Van Damme.

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No Retreat, No Surrender 2

No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (also known as No Retreat, No Surrender 2: Raging Thunder) is a 1987 Hong Kong-American martial arts film directed by Corey Yuen, and starring Loren Avedon, Matthias Hues, Max Thayer and Cynthia Rothrock.

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Peking Opera School

The Peking Opera Schools were boarding schools located throughout Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, specialising in teaching Peking opera.

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Pete Cunningham (kickboxer)

Peter "Sugarfoot" Cunningham (born March 25, 1963) is a retired Canadian 7-time World Champion Hall of Fame kickboxer, boxer, martial artist, actor and author.

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Righting Wrongs

Righting Wrongs, also known as Above the Law, is a 1986 Hong Kong action film produced and directed by Corey Yuen, and also produced by and starring Yuen Biao, both of whom also serve as the film's action directors.

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Romeo Must Die

Romeo Must Die is a 2000 American action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak in his directorial debut, and also fight choreography by Corey Yuen, and starring Jet Li and Aaliyah.

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Ronald Cheng

Ronald Cheng Chung-kei (born 9 March 1972) is a Hong Kong singer and actor.

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Sammo Hung

Sammo Hung (born 7 January 1952), also known as Hung Kam-bo (洪金寶), is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film producer and director, known for his work in many martial arts films and Hong Kong action cinema.

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Sarah Carter

Sarah Sanguin Carter (born October 30, 1980) is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Maggie in the TNT science fiction series Falling Skies.

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Saviour of the Soul

Saviour of the Soul (alternative Chinese title: 魔宮奇俠) is a 1991 Hong Kong martial arts action film.

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Saviour of the Soul II

Saviour of the Soul II (alternative Chinese title: 九二神鵰俠侶) is a 1992 Hong Kong martial arts action romance film directed by Corey Yuen and David Lai and starring Andy Lau and Rosamund Kwan.

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Secret Rivals 2

Secret Rivals 2 aka Silver Fox Rivals II is a 1977 Hong Kong martial arts-action film starring Hwang Jang Lee, John Liu and Tino Wong.

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She Shoots Straight

She Shoots Straight (alternately Lethal Lady) is a 1990 Hong Kong action film directed by Corey Yuen and starring Sammo Hung and Joyce Godenzi.

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Snuff Bottle Connection

Snuff Bottle Connection is a 1977 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Dung Gam-woo and Lau Lap-lap, and starring Hwang Jang Lee and John Liu.

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So Close

So Close is a 2002 Hong Kong action film directed by Corey Yuen and starring Shu Qi, Zhao Wei and Karen Mok.

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Stage combat

Stage combat or Fight choreography is a specialised technique in theatre designed to create the illusion of physical combat without causing harm to the performers.

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Stephen Chow

Stephen Chow Sing-chi (born 22 June 1962) is a Chinese film director, actor, producer, political adviser of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and martial artist.

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Takeshi Kaneshiro

Takeshi Kaneshiro (金城武; born October 11, 1973) is a Taiwanese-Japanese actor and singer.

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The 14 Amazons

The 14 Amazons is a 1972 Hong Kong wuxia film produced by the Shaw Brothers Studio and featuring a predominantly female cast.

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The Bodyguard from Beijing

The Bodyguard from Beijing (released in the United States as The Defender) is a 1994 Hong Kong action film directed by Corey Yuen, and produced by and starring Jet Li.

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The Expendables (2010 film)

The Expendables is a 2010 American action film written by David Callaham and Sylvester Stallone, and directed by Stallone, who also starred in the lead role.

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The Invincible Armour

Invincible Armor is a 1977 kung fu film starring Hwang Jang Lee, John Liu and Phillip Ko.

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The New Legend of Shaolin

The New Legend of Shaolin (released in the United Kingdom as Legend of the Red Dragon) is a 1994 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Wong Jing and Corey Yuen, and produced by Jet Li, who also starred in the lead role.

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The One (2001 film)

The One is a 2001 American science fiction-martial arts film written and directed by James Wong and starring Jet Li, Delroy Lindo, Jason Statham and Carla Gugino.

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The Transporter

The Transporter (French: Le Transporteur) is a 2002 English-language French action film directed by Corey Yuen and Louis Leterrier (who is credited as artistic director on the project), and written by Luc Besson, who was inspired by BMW Films' The Hire series.

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The Twins Effect II

The Twins Effect II is a 2004 Hong Kong action fantasy film directed by Corey Yuen and Patrick Leung.

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Tin Kai-man

Tin Kai-Man, also spelled Tin Kai-mun, is a Hong Kong actor and production manager, most notable for his role in Shaolin Soccer.

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Top Bet

Top Bet (Literal translation: Queen of Gambling) is a 1991 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Jeffrey Lau and Corey Yuen and starring Carol Cheng, Anita Mui and Ng Man-tat.

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Transporter 2

Transporter 2 (French: Le Transporteur 2) is a 2005 French action thriller film directed by Louis Leterrier and written by Robert Mark Kamen and co-producer Luc Besson.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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War (2007 film)

War is a 2007 American action crime thriller film directed by Philip G. Atwell in his directorial debut and also featuring fight choreography by Corey Yuen.

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Women on the Run

Women on the Run (Traditional Chinese: 窈窕熟女) is a TVB modern drama series broadcast in July 2005 to February 2006 on Sundays.

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World Championship Wrestling

World Championship Wrestling, Inc. (WCW) was an American professional wrestling promotion, historically based in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Wu Jing (actor)

Wu Jing (born 3 April 1974), sometimes credited as Jacky Wu or Jing Wu, is a Chinese martial artist, actor and director.

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WWE

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., d/b/a WWE, is an American integrated media and entertainment company that primarily is known for professional wrestling.

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X-Men (film)

X-Men is a 2000 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, distributed by 20th Century Fox.

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Yes, Madam

Yes, Madam (released in the United Kingdom as Police Assassins) is a 1985 Hong Kong action film directed by Corey Yuen, and produced by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film.

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Yu Jim-yuen

Yu Jim-yuen (September 5, 1905 – September 8, 1997) was the master of the China Drama Academy, one of the main Peking Opera Schools in Hong Kong from which Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Yuen Qiu, Yuen Wah, and Corey Yuen received their training.

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Yuen Biao

Yuen Biao (born 26 July 1957) is a Hong Kong actor and martial artist.

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Yuen Wah

Yuen Wah (born 2 September 1950) is a Hong Kong action film actor, action choreographer, stuntman and martial artist who has appeared in over 160 films and over 20 television series.

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Yuen Woo-ping

Yuen Woo-ping (born 1945) is a Hong Kong martial arts choreographer and film director, renowned as one of the most successful and influential figures in the world of Hong Kong action cinema.

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Zhang Yimou

Zhang Yimou (born 2 April 1950) is a Chinese film director, producer, writer and actor, and former cinematographer.

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Zu Warriors from the Magic Mountain

Zu Warriors from the Magic Mountain is a 1983 Hong Kong supernatural fantasy film directed by Tsui Hark, who attempts to combine Hong Kong action cinema with Western special effects technology.

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Cory Yuen, Kwai Yuen, Yuan K'uei, Yuan Kuei, Yuan Kui, Yuen Kwai, Yuen Kwei, Yuán Kuí, Yüan K'uei, Yüan Kuei, 元奎, 殷元奎.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corey_Yuen

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