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Shaolin Temple 2: Kids from Shaolin (1984)
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Shaolin Temple 2: Kids from Shaolin (1984)
Original name: 少林小子
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two rivaling families live on opposite sides of a river. One of them practices Shaolin kung fu and has only sons, while the other has only daughters and practices the Wu-Tang sword. The father of the Wu-Tang family is so paranoid about the Shaolin kids stealing his sword style (besides, he wants a son to teach it to, and the closest thing he has is a lesbian daughter) that he is taken off guard when some real bad guys come along to kill his family, but the Shaolin family helps them out. All the while, everyone is desperately trying to get the lesbian girl to marry Jet Li.
Style: humorous, realistic, stylized, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, village, heroes, master warrior, adventure, samurai, crimes, vengeance, gang, track down, legends and myths, village life, love affair, vigilantism, danger, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, leadership, daring rescue, palaces castles and temples, tough heroes, shaolin monk, lesbian, bandit ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia

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Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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