Brigitte Lin in a still from New Dragon Gate Inn, the 1992 remake of King Hu's 1967 martial arts classic. Brigitte Lin in a still from New Dragon Gate Inn, the 1992 remake of King Hu's 1967 martial arts classic.
Brigitte Lin in a still from New Dragon Gate Inn, the 1992 remake of King Hu's 1967 martial arts classic.
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New Dragon Gate Inn revisited: Donnie Yen, Tony Leung, Maggie Cheung and Brigitte Lin celebrate the fighting power of women in 1992 fantasy martial arts remake

Tsui Hark's remake of the 1967 King Hu classic sees Donnie Yen's evil eunuch scheming against Tony Leung, but the real stars of the story are Maggie Cheung and Brigitte Lin

The actresses work seamlessly together and show off their dramatic, comic and physical acting skills, and the desert location and inn add to the spectacle of the film

Brigitte Lin in a still from New Dragon Gate Inn, the 1992 remake of King Hu's 1967 martial arts classic. Brigitte Lin in a still from New Dragon Gate Inn, the 1992 remake of King Hu's 1967 martial arts classic.
Brigitte Lin in a still from New Dragon Gate Inn, the 1992 remake of King Hu's 1967 martial arts classic.
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