Half a Loaf of Kung Fu (Region B)

Type: New Blu-Ray

While the mighty Shaw Brothers were dominating the Hong Kong martial arts scene with hard-hitting features like THE CHINESE BOXER and dazzling us with an aesthetic brilliance found in productions such as LEGENDARY WEAPONS OF CHINA or THE SHAOLIN DISCIPLES, writer and star JACKIE CHAN and director Chen Chi-Hwa were cutting across much of the pomposity associated with many of these types of films and offering something much more akin to parody with HALF A LOAF OF KUNG FU


Accident-prone Jiang (Chan) dreams of learning Kung Fu from a master, but when he takes employment as a bodyguard at a shady mansion, he stumbles upon an evil witch and finds himself in the middle of an uncertain future.


Funny, inventive and clever, HALF A LOAF OF KUNG FU provides light-hearted action, some bonkers scenarios and of course, Chan’s patented style of fun and fury.




Remastered HD Transfer from the Original Negative

High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation

Cantonese DTS-HD MA Mono

English DTS-HD MA Mono

Mandarin DTS-HD MA Mono

Alternate Cantonese DTS-HD MA Mono featuring different music

Retranslated English Subtitles

Audio Commentary by Kung Fu Experts Mike Leeder and Arne Venema

English Trailer

Hong Kong Trailer