Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Yip Man Movie Hong Kong Release Date: December 18th, 2008

According to The Internet Movie Database, the long awaited Yip Man movie is set to be released in Hong Kong on December 18th, 2008.

The movie's international English title is listed as Grandmaster Yip Man and Ip Man. While in Hong Kong, its working English title is The Legend of Yip Man and is listed as Yat doi chung si Yip Man on IMDb. Shot in Cantonese, look for it to have English subtitles.

IMDb, plots the movie as "A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun" and the tagline, "The celebrated Kung Fu master of Bruce Lee."

Below is a Cantonese video on the making of the film. Clips of Donnie Yen and Sammo Hung also notice Ip Chun and Ip Ching.

Other resources IMDb

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