Fist of Legend poster

Fist of Legend

Fist of Legend (Literally "Hero of Jing Wu") is a 1994 Hong Kong martial arts film starring the martial artist Jet Li. It is directed by Gordon Chan and features action choreography by Yuen Woo-ping. It is a remake of Bruce Lee's 1972 film Fist of Fury (U.S. title The Chinese Connection). The film takes place in Shanghai in 1937 during the Second Sino-Japanese War as the city is occupied by Japanese forces. The film follows Chen Zhen (Jet Li), in his quest to bring the killers of his master, Huo Yuanjia, to justice. The movie begins with Chen Zhen, played by Jet Li, in a Japanese boarding school. Chen and other students are busy in class when suddenly the schoolroom is flooded by Japanese martials arts students. The students accuse Chen, calling him "Chinese scum", and order him to leave. Chen gets up without talking and complies, before Mitsuko, a female Japanese student, and the class teacher come to his...