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Cheung Muk Tau

Cheung Muk Tau (樟木頭) is a small village that belongs to Shap Sze Heung (十四鄉,Fourteen Township).
In the 70s and 80s, lots of HK's filmmakers used this distinctive area as a backdrop for numerous actionscenes.
This filming location had two identifying features:
A broad sand trail and the striking outline of Ngau Ngak Shan's north-western side.
Today, the sand trail is gone, but the ageless Ngau Ngak Shan is still standing strong.

This is a current image:


And here's a compilation of images taken from various films:
Drunken Master (1978)


Dance of the Drunk Mantis (1979)


The Young Master (1980)


The Cheeky Chap (1980)


The Fighting Fool (1980)






Dreadnaught (1981)


Profile in Anger (1984)



Legacy of Rage (1986)

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