DiS Film Discussion Club #4: Drunken Master (1978)


#1

Our fourth film was chosen by @profk

Drunken Master (1978)
Dir: Yuen Woo-ping
Country: Hong Kong

Trailer:

Streaming Links:
https://www.justwatch.com/uk/movie/drunken-master

Profk notes that his preferred version is the english dubbed version rather than the original cantonese.

Enjoy!


#2

@Lo-Pan


#3

think this is the first one i hadnt already seen
may participate


#4

It’s been ages since I’ve watched this, or pretty much anything like it.

I completely forgot to watch Dr Strangelove, though. am I kicked out of the club?


#5

Don’t think i’ve ever seen a martial arts film.


#6

I’ll watch this on Monday


#7

i will elevate this to our board and get back to you with our decision within 6 weeks


#8

what better way to start!


#9

So I assume with these film clubs we just discuss the film etc?!
Cos drunken master is fucking great. :+1:


#10

what’s your threshold price for buying vs renting a film?

£2.50 vs £6.

am i going to watch drunken master three times?


#11

probably going to steal this one tbh


#12

Is this on amazon pr anything?

I’ll be watching this weekend.

Tbh i dont know anything so probably wont have much to say.

Let’s watch some films by women lol


#13

also really going to struggle watching the dubbed version :grimacing: hate dubbed films :grimacing: :grimacing:


#14

yeah this!


#15

we can watch something else if no one wants to watch this, i don’t really care tbh.


#16

No i would love to watch this. Just meant I have no clue about martial arts films. All the more reason to watch it :slightly_smiling_face:


#17

nah it’s all good man, good to have a variety of stuff!


#18

if it’s not a fairly accessible french arthouse film I’m not interested!


#19

(i’m ned in this scenario)


#20

it can be interesting seeing what people who don’t know much about specific genres or whatever have to say about them though