Half a Loaf of Kung Fu - DVD

Half a Loaf of Kung Fu - DVD

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An early comedic effort from one of today s greatest physical comedians, Half a Loaf of Kung Fu is a parody of many of the melodramatic kung fu movies that were coming out of Hong Kong in the 1970s. The credit sequence sets up the tone as Chan performs a dream sequence full of tongue-in-cheek kung fu moves and visual puns. (Chan s ninja is revealed to be a beggar, his priest chews out a group of monks only to then have to do chores himself, and there s even a reference to Jesus Christ Superstar!) Chan plays Jiang, a hapless orphan who is amiable enough but always getting into trouble. In dreams he is a skilled fighter (with the help of eating spinach