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桂治洪
Kuei Chih-Hung
Aliases:  Kuei Cheh-Hung,  Kwei Chi-Hung,  Siu Kwai,  Kuei Chi-Hung,  Kwai Chi-Hung,  Gwai Chi-Hung,  Kwee Chi-Hung
Born: December 20th, 1937 - Died: October 1st, 1999





 
Filmography (1964-1984)
 
  Special Effects (1 film)
    The Boxer's Omen (1983)    
  Assistant Director (18 films)
    Lover's Rock (1964)    
    Song of Orchid Island (1965)    
    Princess Iron Fan (1966)    
    The Monkey Goes West (1966)    
    King Drummer (1967)    
    Trapeze Girl (1967)    
    Operation Lipstick (1967)    
    Inter-Pol (1967)    
    Hong Kong Nocturne (1967)    
    Summer Heat (1968)    
    Hong Kong Rhapsody (1968)    
    Tropicana Interlude (1969)    
    Dear Murderer (1969)    
    The 5 Billion Dollar Legacy (1970)    
    Love Without End (1970)    
    Whose Baby's in the Classroom? (1970)    
    The Orchid (1970)    
    Supermen Against the Orient (1974)    
  Story (1 film)
    The Boxer's Omen (1983)    
  Director (37 films)
    A Time for Love (1970)    
    Love Song Over the Sea (1970)    
    The Lady Professional (1971)    
    Intrigue in Nylons (1972)    
    Stranger in Hong Kong (1972)    
    The Gourd Fairy (1972)    
    Payment in Blood (1973)    
    The Delinquent (1973)    
    The Bamboo House of Dolls (1973)    
    The Rat Catcher (1974)    
    The Tea House (1974)    
    Virgins of the Seven Seas (1974)    
    The Killer Snakes (1974)    
    Ghost Eyes (1974)    
    Big Brother Cheng (1975)    
    Fearful Interlude (1975)    
    Killers on Wheels (1976)    
    Homicides - The Criminals, Part II (1976)    
    Spirit of the Raped (1976)    
    Mr. Funny Bone (1976)    
    The Teenager's Nightmare (1977)    
    Assault - The Criminals, Part IV (1977)    
    Arson - The Criminals, Part III (1977)    
    Crazy Imposters (1978)    
    The Reckless Cricket (1979)    
    The Gold Connection (1979)    
    Hex (1980)    
    Coward Bastard (1980)    
    Killer Constable (1980)    
    Hex Versus Witchcraft (1980)    
    Bewitched (1981)    
    Corpse Mania (1981)    
    Hex After Hex (1982)    
    Godfather from Canton (1982)    
    Curse of Evil (1982)    
    The Boxer's Omen (1983)    
    Misfire (1984)    
  Actor (2 films)
    Dear Murderer (1969) ... Secretary He
    Tales of Larceny (1973) ... 1) Master Kwei, soldier at festival
  Writer (5 films)
    Love Song Over the Sea (1970)    
    A Time for Love (1970)    
    Stranger in Hong Kong (1972)    
    Hex (1980)    
    Corpse Mania (1981)    
 
 
Biography
 
  Original in Guangdong, Kuei was born in Hong Kong in 1937. Educated in Taiwan for directing, he participated in several projects immediately after graduate. Invited by Shaw Brothers and returned to Hong Kong, Kuei worked as assistant to directors such as Ho Meng-Hua and Chang Cheh, building his reputation as one of the hottest assistant directors in town. Kuei made his directorial debut in 1970 co-directing "Love Song Over the Sea" with Shih Ma-Shan. Although Kuei started with commercial fare such as "A Time For Love", he later found his niche with gritty, realistic dramas and crime thrillers. Among his more representative works at Shaw Brothers were "The Tea House", "Big Brother Cheng" and several for the crime series "The Criminals", which firmly established his reputation as one of the top crime thriller directors in town. "The Boxer's Omen" is one of the last projects he made in Shaw Brothers. Later he retired from film and settled in U.S. Died in 1999 whe he was 62.

From the Celestial DVD release of "Godfather of Canton".

Son: Beaver Kwei Yau-Ming