A Shaw Brothers fave, this unpredictable martial arts epic involves a paranoid emperor who enlists his weapons expert to concoct a head-lopping device. Soldier Chen Kuan Tai proves to be tops at using the instrument, but when he realizes the guillotine is being used to kill the emperor's rivals Tai flees the area. Soon, however, his enemies find him and he's forced to fight. 111 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English (dubbed). Dubbed in English.