Kung Pow: Enter the Fist


1h 21m 2002

Brief Synopsis

A spoof of the martial arts genre that melds borrowed footage from the little known 1976 Hong Kong karate flick "Tiger & Crane Fists" with new footage featuring the film's writer/director, Steve Oedekerk, as a heroic figure out to avenge the death of his parents at the hands of the evil and seemingl

Film Details

Also Known As
Kung Pow! Enter the Fist
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2002
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 21m

Synopsis

A spoof of the martial arts genre that melds borrowed footage from the little known 1976 Hong Kong karate flick "Tiger & Crane Fists" with new footage featuring the film's writer/director, Steve Oedekerk, as a heroic figure out to avenge the death of his parents at the hands of the evil and seemingly indestructible kung fu legend, Master Pain.

Crew

Ernesto Adeli

Carpenter

Alfonso Aguilar

Gaffer

Luigi Aguirre

Other

Matt Akey

Accounting Assistant

Dario Alfaro

Other

Bader Alwazzan

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Shimit Amin

Assistant Editor

Cornelio Angulo

Swing Gang

Ray Anthony

Song

Virginia Aparicio

Set Costumer

Tim Arasheban

Camera Assistant

Veronica Baena Arellano

Set Decorator

Yazmin Lopez Arestegui

Swing Gang

Allan Arinduque

Other

Lance Armstrong

3-D Artist

David Arnold

Song Performer

David Arnold

Song

Jeffrey Arnold

Visual Effects

James Ashwill

Foley Mixer

Hunter Athey

Animator

Richard Avalon

Assistant Camera Operator

Hugo Ayon

Video Assist/Playback

Hilary Backus-liu

Assistant

Chris Baker

Song

Jason Ballard

Driver

Matthew Ballard

Transportation Coordinator

Matthew Bardocz

Gaffer

Lyndon J Barrois

Animation Supervisor

Elissa Bello

Art Department

Bruce Benedict

Camera Operator

Brian Benison

Original Music

Odin Benitez

Sound Effects Editor

Rick Benoit

Visual Effects

Suzanne Berger

Visual Effects

Linae Bishop

Production Assistant

Vidal Blanco

Carpenter

Martin Blasick

Song

Martin Blasick

Song Performer

Bryan Blevins

3-D Animator

Jill Bogdanowicz

Color

Paula Bonhomme

Effects Coordinator

Fausto Borboa

Set Costumer

Alexandra A Bouska

Makeup Assistant

Alexandra A Bouska

Hair Stylist

Bruce Branit

Special Effects

Sunny Bresin

Swing Gang

Shawn J. Broes

Editor

Richard Bronskill

Original Music

Dawn Brooks

Effects Assistant

Harry Russel Brutsche

Effects Assistant

Todd Bryant

Stunt Coordinator

Todd Bryant

Stunts

Kirk Burrell

Song

Luis Calca

Grip

Thom Calderon

Avid Editor

Ed Callahan

Sound Effects Editor

Ted Caloroso

Assistant Camera Operator

Wendy Camacho

Stand-In

Chris Campbell

Assistant Editor

Scott Campbell

Motion Control

Jim Carbonetti

Art Department

Shannon Carey

Editor

Jeff Carson

Music Supervisor

Amy Carty

Production Assistant

Asela Castanos

Production Assistant

Manuel Castro

Video Assist/Playback

Salvador Castro

Carpenter

Pedrins Catering

Caterer

Pedrins Catering

Craft Service

Ulises Cervantes

Carpenter

Mike Chapman

Production Assistant

Chao Yi Chen

Makeup

Deborah Chen

Consultant

Eric Chen

Consultant

Shawnelle Cherry

Costume Designer

Hugo Chew

Transportation Captain

Chuang Yun Chien

Director Of Photography

Man-nang Chong

Project Manager

Gerardo Cigarroa

Other

Joe Clasen

3-D Animator

Neil Claxton

Song

Andrew Clement

Prosthetics

Andrew Clement

Puppeteer

Iram Collantes

Production Manager

Greg Connell

3-D Models

John J Connor

Director Of Photography

Raymond Consing

Storyboard Artist

Jose Luis Cordova

Makeup Assistant

Jose Luis Cordova

Hair Stylist

Hector Corona

Best Boy

Hector Corona

Gaffer

Martiza Corrales

Production Assistant

Enrique Cortez

Grip

Vanessa Cortez

Production Assistant

Carole Cowley

Visual Effects

Brandon Criswell

Visual Effects

Arturo Cruz

Other

Juan Antonio Cruz

Assistant

Juan Antonio Cruz

Carpenter

Pablo Cruz

Other

Tony Cruz

Electrician

Antonio Cruz Carrillo

Carpenter

John Cucci

Foley Artist

Ugo Degaudio

Song

Ugo Degaudio

Song Performer

Mike Deprez

Special Thanks To

John V Detroia

Driver

Bruce Devan

Coproducer

Brent Dilger

Gaffer

Aimee Dominguez

Property Master

Paula Dusman

Script Supervisor

Jeff Edwards

Video Assist/Playback

Mark Escobar

Production Assistant

Jonathan Eusebio

Stunts

Roberto Falcon

Swing Gang

Wang Feng

Production Manager

Sophie Fernandez

Casting Associate

Bob Fernley

Visual Effects

Robert Fitzgerald

Sound Effects

Robert Fitzgerald

Foley Editor

Julius Fletcher

Driver

Michael Flynn

Editor

Bonnie Foley

Production Supervisor

Robert Folk

Original Music

Robert Folk

Music

Robert Folk

Song

Ken Folta

Key Grip

Josh Forbes

Production Assistant

Mark Fragale

Assistant

Linda Francis

Casting

Julius Friede

Colorist

Frank Gallardo

Driver

Hector G Gallardo

Driver

Alvaro Garcia

Carpenter

Captain Fernando Garcia

Electrician

Francisco Garcia

Grip

Julio Cesar Garcia

Key Grip

Martin Garcia

Electrician

Miguel A Garcia

Grip

Bill Georgiou

Art Department

John Gibbons

3-D Artist

John Gibbons

Art Department

Belen Gimenez

Assistant Director

Carlos Gomez

Production Assistant

Luisa Gomez

Other

Alexandra Gonzales

Adr Editor

Scott Goodman

Accounting Assistant

Al Goto

Stunts

Brad Gove

Effects Assistant

Kris Gregg

Visual Effects

David Grimaldi

Sound Effects

Alex Gruzdev

Rerecording

Mike Gunther

Stunts

Mike Gunther

Stand-In

Rohit Gupta

Other

Gerardo Gutierrez

Carpenter

Aaron Guzman

Production Assistant

Enrique Guzman

Driver

Hammer

Song Performer

Paul Hart

Song Performer

Paul Hart

Song

Kent Hayward

Projectionist

Leigh Hennessy

Stunts

Leigh Hennessy

Stand-In

Bob Hernandez

Art Department

Franciso Hernandez

Location Assistant

Jose Luis Hernandez

Location Assistant

Pancho Hernandez

Other

Daniel Herrera

On-Set Dresser

Jaime Herrera

Swing Gang

Beau Hilkene

Apprentice

Michael Hilkene

Sound Editor

Joel Hirshchorn

Song

Wayne Horner

Other

Wang Hsiu Hsin

Script Supervisor

Kuo Ting Hsiung

Editor

Jeremy Hunt

Special Effects

Daniel Inouye

Driver

Oscar Inzunza

Electrician

Oscar Inzunza

Best Boy

Oscar Inzunza

Best Boy Grip

Peter Iovino

Photography

Susan Isheda

3-D Animator

Gary Jackemuk

Visual Effects

Rick James

Song

Wang Yen Jen

Other

Ken J Johnson

Sound Effects

Alla Sigga Jonsdottir

Makeup

Alla Sigga Jonsdottir

Hair Stylist

Horacio Joya

Other

Showbhik Kalra

Other

Al Kasha

Song

Jeremy Joseph Katzman

Production Assistant

John Keel

Production Coordinator

Matt Kelly

Color

Hiro Koda

Stand-In

Hiro Koda

Stunts

Tom Koranda

Producer

John Koyama

Stunts

Dilip Krishnan

Other

Film Details

Also Known As
Kung Pow! Enter the Fist
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2002
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 21m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States July 23, 2002

Released in United States on Video July 23, 2002

Released in United States Winter January 25, 2002

Film features director Jimmy Wang Yu's original martial arts picture "Tiger & Crane Fists/ Hu He Shuang Xing" (Hong Kong/Taiwan/1976) re-edited and over-dubbed with all new dialogue, footage and CGI effects.

dubbed English

Released in United States Winter January 25, 2002

Released in United States July 23, 2002

Released in United States on Video July 23, 2002