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Iron & Silk (1991)




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Based on the real-life experiences of star Mark Salzman (who co-wrote the screenplay), Iron and Silk examines the fish-out-of-water story of Mark Franklin (Salzman), an American who accepts a job teaching English at a small Chinese college. There, he begins to study the martial arts in an attempt to assimilate himself into Asian society.more
Rating: PG
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Art House & International
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Written By: Mark Salzman, Shirley Sun
In Theaters:
On DVD: Nov 6, 1991
Live Home Video


Pan Qingfu
as Teacher Pan
Jeanette Lin Tsui
as Teacher Hei
Sun Xudong
as Sinbad
Zheng Guo
as Mr Song
To Funglin
as Old Sheep
Hu Yun
as Fatty Du
Dong Hangcheng
as Teacher Cai
Lu Zhiquan
as Teacher Li
Xiao Ying
as April
Yang Xiru
as Dr Wang
Zhuang Genyua
as Teacher Xu
Jiang Xihong
as Teacher Zhang
Mark Salzman
as Teachr Mark
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