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A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place in the city of Foshan between the 1930s to 1940s during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Directed by Wilson Yip, the film stars

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2008-12-12

Runtime 106 minutes

Budget $12m

Revenue $22m


TMDB 7.745


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shemdani shared a tip "There are 4 movies in the series but no movie beats this 1st one... all are worth watching."

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missmeghanyoung shared a tip "Such a classic"

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sonia_barajas shared a tip "I like all the Ip Man movies. Full of great martial art action!"

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antoinette_brookshire shared a tip "Donnie Yen is so awesome in these movies!"

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chris_drury_7382 shared a tip "This movie was awesome. Great fight choreography. Compelling story. Super-Awesome."

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tracy_bowman_7431 shared a tip "I love all the ip man mo ies they are the best"

cyndi_rhodes shared a tip "Donnie Yen is an incredible martial artist. And this is the life story of the man who trained Bruce Lee."

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caleb_yu shared a tip "This movie series is good if you are into kungfu or any sort of hand to hand combat."

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LastNameEaster shared a tip "Cold. The 10 Black Belts scene is legendary!"

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lynn_kieffer shared a tip "Excellent movie. Based on a true story!"

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patrick_j shared a tip "The hand to hand combat in this movie is amazing.."

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zachary_clark_3779 shared a tip "A.M.A.Z.I.N.G."

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murdo_the_moribund_ shared a tip "Intellectual Patent Man! The journeying patent-troll!"

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adam_tetreault shared a tip "A Kung-Fu movie about protecting your family and your fellow countrymen"

david_broderick shared a tip "Great"

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matthew_pena_5975 shared a tip "Reallly liked the dialogue and fighting sences."

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