後生
The Young Rebel (1975)
Alt title: The Rebel Youth
Country: Hong Kong
Genres: Martial Arts  Crime 
Theatrical Run: 02/08/1975 - 02/20/1975
 
Director
  Ti Lung
 
Script
  Ni Kuang
  Ti Lung
 
Action Directors
  Lau Kar-Wing (1)
  Chan Chuen (1)
  Huang Pei-Chih
 
 
Cast
  David Chiang Da-Wei ... Xiang Rong
  Ti Lung ... Gen Lai
  Chiang Nan (1) ... Mr. Fong
  Lin Jing (1) ... Rong's mother
  Simon Yuen Siu-Tin ... Rong's sifu
  Lo Dik ... Mr. Tou Cheng
  Lee Hoi-Sang ... Master Liu
  Eddy Ko Hung ... King Ren
  Chiang Tao ... Shi Tou/Stone
  Fung Ngai ... Long Feng
  Wan Man (3) ... Lin Xiu Ping
  Ming Ming (1) ... Xiang Xiao Zhen
  Tino Wong Cheung ... Snatch thief
  Cheung Chok-Chow ... Bar patron
  Unknown SB-Actor(49) ... Martial art student [extra]
  Yeung Pak-Chan ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Lau Cheun ... Waiter [extra]
  Fung Hak-On ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Chui Kin-Wa ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Law Keung ... Long's henchman [extra]
  Chui Fat ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Wong Shu-Tong ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Wong Mei (1) ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Chan Dik-Hak ... Mr Tou's henchman [extra]
  Lau Kar-Wing (1) ... Long's henchman [extra]
  Chan Siu-Kai ... Long's henchman [extra]
  Ng Yuen-Fan (1) ... Long's henchman [extra]
  Chik Ngai-Hung ... Long's henchman [extra]
  Huang Ha (1) ... Martial art student [extra]
  Tam Bo ... Bou Chiang [extra]
  Lee Hang (3) ... Shi Tou's gangster [extra]
  Ho Kei-Cheong ... Martial art student [extra]
  Ho Bo-Sing ... Martial art student [extra]
  Hsu Hsia ... Martial art student [extra]
  Yen Shi-Kwan ... Martial art student [extra]
  Kong Chuen (3) ... Gambling stall thug [extra]
  Lo Wai (1) ... Gambling stall thug [extra]
  Alan Chan Kwok-Kuen ... Gambling stall thug [extra]
  Sammo Hung Kam-Bo ... Gambling stall thug [extra]
  Chan Chuen (1) ... Gambling stall thug [extra]
  Lai Yan (3) ... Shi Tou's gangster [extra]
  Tang Tak-Cheung ... Shi Tou's gangster [extra]
  Wong Chi-Keung (4) ... Shi Tou's gangster [extra]
  Wynn Lau Chun-Fai ... Shi Tou's gangster [extra]
 
Production Company
  Chang's Film Co.
 
Distributor
  Shaw Brothers (Hong Kong)
 
Cinematographer
  Kuang Han-Lu
 
Production Manager
  Lam Sing-Fan
 
Editor
  Kwok Ting-Hung
 
Costume Designer
  Li Kei
 
Lighting
  Hu Wei-Kuang
 
Presenter
  Chang Cheh
 
Assistant Director
  Tong Yuen (2)
 
Props
  Peng Chang-Lin
 
 
 
Summary
 

When Xiang’s father is killed, Xiang takes the news hard and becomes rebellious. He must now support his mother and sister, so his buddy Gen Lai gets him a menial job in a grocery. The boss is a slavedriving miser who distrusts Xiang because he looks like a young layabout. The boss proves to be an excellent judge of character, as Xiang proves that he will never win Employee Of The Month. Xiang is surly with the boss, slow to react to orders (i.e. he takes more than one second !), sneaks extras to customers without payment and takes many opportunities to goof off, especially when a lovely young girl customer captures his attention. ………. A humiliating encounter with thugs leads Xiang to beg Gen Lai to teach him kung fu. Xiang becomes an able fighting student under Gen Lai’s Sifu, imaging his boss’s face in the punching bag. But Sifu is worried that, though he quickly becomes the best fighter in the school, he is savage and full of hatred. So when he beats up his fellow students in a fit of rage one day, Sifu shows him the door. ………. This only increases his burning hatred. One day he delivers groceries to house of the thugs who beat him up, who are competing in front of their boss, a local gang leader. Unimpressed with their fighting, Xiang challenges them all and wins. The boss is very impressed and offers him a well-paid job. ………. Xiang lavishes the money on his family. His sister is delighted, but mother is puzzled, worrying he has fallen in with a bad crowd. Of course, he has, but he hides this from his family. In the meantime, he has become progressively more disrespectful and rude towards the grocer. ………. Gen Lai has since joined the police force. It seems Xiang’s new career will cause them the two friends to become adversaries ….