Ip Man

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The celebrated Kung Fu master of Bruce Lee.

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 Donnie Yen in the lead role, and features fight choreography by Sammo Hung.

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Alternative Titles

Yè wèn, Ip Man : La Légende du Grand Maître, ยิปมัน 1 จ้าวกังฟู สู้ยิบตา, Yi dai zong shi Ye Wen, Ip Man 1, 叶问, O Grande Mestre, Ип Ман, Ip Man: Η Γέννηση του Θρύλου, IP Man, Ip Man - A becsület útján, Ip Man: Marele maestru, 엽문, Ip Man: Zrodenie majstra, ייפ מאן, ยิปมัน เจ้ากังฟูสู้ยิบตา, イップ・マン 序章, Іп Ман, Diệp Vấn 1, ييب مان, იპ მანი, Meistras

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09 Jul 2009
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07 Nov 2009
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20 Nov 2009
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23 Oct 2010
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29 Jan 2011
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Theatrical limited

01 Oct 2010
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12 Dec 2008
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18 Dec 2008
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19 Dec 2008
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06 Feb 2009
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16 Apr 2009
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13 May 2009
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02 Oct 2009
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17 Jun 2010
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19 Feb 2011
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14 Apr 2015
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12 Jan 2010
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29 Jan 2010
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05 Oct 2010
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22 Oct 2010
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31 Mar 2011
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04 May 2016
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18 Oct 2011
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20 May 2015
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18 Dec 2008
  • TheatricalM
04 May 2016
  • Physical DVD
06 Feb 2009
  • Theatrical14
09 Jul 2009
  • Premiere Fantasia International Film Festival
12 Dec 2008
  • Theatrical
05 Oct 2010
  • Physical12 DVD
07 Nov 2009
  • Premiere18 Munich Asia Filmfest
29 Jan 2010
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22 Oct 2010
  • Physical18 DVD
31 Mar 2011
  • Physical15 DVD
19 Dec 2008
  • TheatricalIIB
18 Dec 2008
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02 Oct 2009
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18 Oct 2011
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23 Oct 2010
  • Premiere Tokyo International Film Festival
19 Feb 2011
  • TheatricalG
17 Jun 2010
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18 Dec 2008
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12 Jan 2010
  • Physical16 DVD
29 Jan 2011
  • Premiere International Film Festival Rotterdam
20 May 2015
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18 Dec 2008
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20 Nov 2009
  • Premiere15 Oslo International Film Festival
13 May 2009
  • TheatricalPG-13
18 Dec 2008
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16 Apr 2009
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20 Jan 2010
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14 Apr 2015
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02 Oct 2009
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01 Oct 2010
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