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Coward Bastard (1980)

E ye (original title)
An obnoxious restaurant delivery boy causing trouble with some local bad guys for the cook who secretly knows Kung Fu.


Chih-Hung Kuei


On Szeto (screenplay) (as An Szu-tu)




Credited cast:
Yuen Man Meng ... Ah-Chi
Wah Yuen ... Chang Piao
Tsui Ling Yu ... Hsiao Ying
Sha Wang ... Mr. Su
Hui Huang Lin ... Hung Mao-gow
Lung Wei Wang ... Hei Chin-kang
Feng Kuan Feng Kuan ... Tieh Chin-kang
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Han Chiang
Tien-Chu Chin
Ju Fang
Ming Fung
Han-Chou Ho Han-Chou Ho
Hsia Hsu
Chi Wei Huang Chi Wei Huang
Kung-Wu Huang
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An obnoxious restaurant delivery boy causing trouble with some local bad guys for the cook who secretly knows Kung Fu.

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Starring number 5 of the 7 little fortunes
4 December 2016 | by ckormos1See all my reviews

At the restaurant Meng Yuen-Man is always in trouble. He leaves a mess and flirts with girls on deliveries. Master Jiu give the restaurant owner a hard time and he takes it out on Meng Yuen-Man. The cook is Yuen Wah. He demonstrates some cooking kung du. They complete the challenge of making the mysterious "Woman's Dumplings". Johnny finds Yuen Wah is the cook and has been seeking him for revenge. The two run off and also accost another Simon Yuen clone for a drunken master. After they get good enough they are able to return to the restaurant and there is a new order there once they fight and make things right.

Yuen Wah is a prolific martial arts actor with a career span from the 1960s to 2016. This movie was one of his first lead roles, of which he only had few. He began martial arts training at age seven under instructor Yu Jim Yuen and alongside of Sammo Hung, Biao Yuen, and Jackie Chan (who were also about the same age). Jackie, Biao, and Sammo have all said in interviews that none of them were Yuen Wah 's match and that in a real fight or any other contest of skill Yuen Wah would beat them all.

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Cantonese | Mandarin

Release Date:

2 May 1980 (Hong Kong) See more »

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