Shaw Bros. THE BAMBOO HOUSE OF DOLLS and HUMAN LANTERNS Sept. 22 @ The New Beverly Cinema, LA

Shaw Bros. Tribute continues at The New Beverly Cinema in LA Sept. 22, 2015 with sexploitation and horror works: THE BAMBOO HOUSE OF DOLLS and HUMAN LANTERNS.

THE BAMBOO HOUSE OF DOLLS (1973) 7:30 197 min

starring Lo Lieh, Birtie Tove / directed by Kuei Chih Hung

Shaw Brothers double feature starts of with their sexplotation film starring Birtie Tove as a WW2 nurse prisoner who masterminds an escape from a ruthless all female POW camp.

HUMAN LANTERNS (1982) 9:45 95 min

starring Lo Lieh, Chen Kwan-Tai / directed by Chung Sun

Lo Lieh stars as the eccentric local lantern artist who is hired by two wealthy businessman (who have wronged him in the past) to build the most beautiful lanterns in the city. What is his secret to his beautiful lanterns?  The answers may SHOCK and APPALL you.  A fun horror movie with enough kung fu in it to get onto this blog.  Lo Lieh is truly diabolical in this one.
New Beverly Sept. 22: The Bamboo House of Dolls / Human Lanterns
Visit my list of kung-fu-themed movies this month at The New Beverly.


New Beverly Cinema

7165 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA


Know of any kung-fu movie screenings and/or events in LA?  Please twitter me @legendaryweapons or comment below!  I have only just started trying to showcase all events here.



Posted on September 21, 2015 in Kung Fu LA, Kung Fu Theatre

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Aaron Andersen is the creative director of Legendary Weapons of LA. He's a designer, animator and avid fan of kung fu cinema.

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