Kung Fu Theater

Shaolin monks. Animal fighting styles. Flying guillotines. Old school sound effects. White-haired villains with maniacal laughter. This is Kung Fu Theater. Rare 35mm prints of Hong Kong action films from the 1970′s and 80′s, presented by Hollywood Theatre programmer Dan Halsted.¬† We’ve dedicated ourselves to saving these films and presenting them to modern audiences.

shaolinlamaposterOn Tuesday November 11th at 7:30pm, Kung Fu Theater presents the only known 35mm print of the old school kung fu classic Shaolin Vs. Lama. Advance tickets are strongly recommended.

Shaolin Vs. Lama (1983) A Tibetan Lama (not a llama) steals a sacred Shaolin manual outlining all 72 kung fu fighting styles. At the same time, a young street fighter goes to the Shaolin Temple and meets an alcoholic kung fu master who agrees to train him. The Lama villain becomes an unstoppable master who begins to unleash his fury at Shaolin, resulting in a flurry of vicious kung fu fights. Now it’s up to the young fighter to save the day with his “Buddha Finger” technique. This movie is non-stop ferocious kung fu madness!

Wear your Kung Fu Theater t-shirt for a chance to win one-of-a-kind movie memorabilia.






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