History Film / IronMonkey

3rd Apr '16 9:13:43 AM DemagogueDemolition
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The titular hero of this film is Doctor Yang Tianchun, philanthropist and master martial artist who runs the only clinic in town. He overcharges the rich and corrupt patients and offers free care to the poor, by day. By night, he dons the Iron Monkey costume and goes around beating up corrupt monks and stealing money from the greedy politicians. [[FolkHero Hero to the poor,]] menace to [[CorruptBureaucrat the rich]].

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The titular hero of this film is Doctor Yang Tianchun, philanthropist and master martial artist who runs the only clinic in town. He overcharges the rich and corrupt patients and offers free care to the poor, poor by day. By night, he dons the Iron Monkey costume and goes around beating up corrupt monks and stealing money from the greedy politicians. [[FolkHero Hero to the poor,]] menace to [[CorruptBureaucrat the rich]].
3rd Apr '16 9:12:08 AM DemagogueDemolition
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The titular hero of this film is Doctor Yang Tianchun, philanthropist and master martial artist who runs the only clinic in town. He overcharges rich and corrupts patients and offers free care to the poor, by day. By night, he dons the Iron Monkey costume and goes around beating up corrupt monks and stealing money from the greedy politicians. [[FolkHero Hero to the poor,]] menace to [[CorruptBureaucrat the rich]].

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The titular hero of this film is Doctor Yang Tianchun, philanthropist and master martial artist who runs the only clinic in town. He overcharges the rich and corrupts corrupt patients and offers free care to the poor, by day. By night, he dons the Iron Monkey costume and goes around beating up corrupt monks and stealing money from the greedy politicians. [[FolkHero Hero to the poor,]] menace to [[CorruptBureaucrat the rich]].
10th Dec '15 5:24:11 PM nombretomado
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* Expy: Iron Monkey is basically the Chinese {{Zorro}}.

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* Expy: Iron Monkey is basically the Chinese {{Zorro}}.{{Franchise/Zorro}}.
8th Nov '15 5:58:57 AM Morgenthaler
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* ActionGirl: Orchid.



* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Hing-hung.
* BadAssAdorable: The young UsefulNotes/WongFeiHung.

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* %%* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking: Hing-hung.
* %%* BadAssAdorable: The young UsefulNotes/WongFeiHung.



* BattleCouple: Iron Monkey and Orchid.
* BigBad: Hing-hung

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* %%* BattleCouple: Iron Monkey and Orchid.
* %%* BigBad: Hing-hung



* DarkActionGirl: The Witch.
* DesignatedGirlFight: Averted.
* DiscOneFinalBoss: The Governor.

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* %%* DarkActionGirl: The Witch.
* %%* DesignatedGirlFight: Averted.
* %%* DiscOneFinalBoss: The Governor.



* HeelFaceTurn: [[spoiler:Cheif Fox]].

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* %%* HeelFaceTurn: [[spoiler:Cheif Fox]].



* WireFu: Lots of it.
* {{Wuxia}}

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* %%* WireFu: Lots of it.
* {{Wuxia}}%%* {{Wuxia}}
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1st Apr '15 11:15:25 AM Black_Diesel
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26th Mar '15 11:29:54 AM OnePunch
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* HeelFaceTurn: [[spoiler:Master Fox]].

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* HeelFaceTurn: [[spoiler:Master [[spoiler:Cheif Fox]].
26th Mar '15 11:27:02 AM OnePunch
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* AntiVillain: Master Fox is the only character working for the corrupt government who isn't portrayed as a complete scumbag. [[spoiler: Unsurprisingly he pulls a HeelFaceTurn towards the end.]]

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* AntiVillain: Master Chief Fox is the only character working for the corrupt government who isn't portrayed as a complete scumbag. [[spoiler: Unsurprisingly he pulls a HeelFaceTurn towards the end.]]
6th May '14 6:52:56 AM Larkmarn
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* BadAssAdorable: The young Wong Fei-Hung.

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* BadAssAdorable: The young Wong Fei-Hung.UsefulNotes/WongFeiHung.
18th Feb '14 2:41:47 PM XanderCrews
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* Expy: Iron Monkey is basically the Chinese {{Zorro}}.
27th Jan '14 2:06:19 PM m8e
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''Iron Monkey'' is 1993 {{Prequel}} to the smash hit Martial Arts film series of ''OnceUponATimeInChina'' starring Jet Li, starring Yu Rongguang and DonnieYen. The premise can be summed up in four words: [[JustLikeRobinHood Robin Hood]]. [[RecycledInSpace In]] China.

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''Iron Monkey'' is 1993 {{Prequel}} to the smash hit Martial Arts film series of ''OnceUponATimeInChina'' ''Film/OnceUponATimeInChina'' starring Jet Li, starring Yu Rongguang and DonnieYen. The premise can be summed up in four words: [[JustLikeRobinHood Robin Hood]]. [[RecycledInSpace In]] China.



So, while Yang is busy [[CrowningMomentOfFunny patching up the guards he was beating the crap out of last night and making polite conversation with the man obsessed with catching him]], a new doctor, Wong Kei-ying, arrives in town and is the victim of an attempted mugging. Wong Kei Ying is one of the Ten Tigers of Canton, the ten greatest warriors of RealLife 19th Century Southern China. Travelling with him is his young son [[OnceUponATimeInChina Wong]] [[DrunkenMaster Fei-hung]], who will one day inherit his father's Canton Clinic of ''Po Chi Lam'' and his title as the Tenth Tiger.

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So, while Yang is busy [[CrowningMomentOfFunny patching up the guards he was beating the crap out of last night and making polite conversation with the man obsessed with catching him]], a new doctor, Wong Kei-ying, arrives in town and is the victim of an attempted mugging. Wong Kei Ying is one of the Ten Tigers of Canton, the ten greatest warriors of RealLife 19th Century Southern China. Travelling with him is his young son [[OnceUponATimeInChina [[Film/OnceUponATimeInChina Wong]] [[DrunkenMaster Fei-hung]], who will one day inherit his father's Canton Clinic of ''Po Chi Lam'' and his title as the Tenth Tiger.
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