Director: Sammo Hung
Cast: Sammo Hung, Chan Lung, Chung Fat, Wong Ha
Production Year: 1980
Duration: 104 mins
Produced by Sammo Hung, Spooky Encounters seamlessly infuses kung fu with horror and humor, effectively defining the ‘Jiang Shi’ martial arts vampire movies for years to come.
Courageous Cheung (Sammo Hung) has the reputation of being the bravest man around. Carrying such a reputation often leads him to accept various challenges to test his courage. His wife’s secret lover is a wealthy and powerful man who wishes Cheung out of his way before he discovers his wife’s infidelity. Hiring a taoist priest to get rid of him, Cheung is challenged to spend the night in an old abandoned temple were the priest will use his dark magic to attempt to bring an end to Cheung’s life.