The Unity Of Heroes 2018
May. 18, 2018100 Min.
When a demented, doped up stranger finds his way into Wong Fei Hung’s clinic, Po Chi Lam, with Captain Lu (Wei Xiaohuan) hot on his trail, the doctor and grandmaster begins to unveil – with the help of 13th Aunt (Wei Ni) – a conspiracy that involves an evil Gweilo experimenting on human beings to create a super-fighter serum. And that serum might be of use to Master Wu (Michael Tong), a newly-arrived martial arts master who has just opened a school and wants to supersede Wong Fei Hung as the best fighter in Canton province. While The Unity of Heroes is obviously nowhere near the epic sweep of Tsui Hark’s first two film in the franchise, it nevertheless surprises with the solidity of it production values, which are not much below Once Upon A Time in China 4 & 5, the two installments in which Zhao starred in 1993 and 1994