The One-Armed Swordsman is a 1967 Hong Kong wuxia film directed by Chang Cheh. It tells the story of Fang Gang (Jimmy Wang), a young martial arts student who loses his arm while saving his master from rival swordsmen. Following his injury, Fang retreats to a remote village where he learns a unique one-armed sword technique and begins a new life. However, when his past catches up with him, he is forced to fight once again. This film is a seminal work in the martial arts genre, and it established many of the conventions that would come to define wuxia films. The One-Armed Swordsman was a major box-office success, spawning several sequels.
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