Wu Song

Wu Song, nicknamed "Pilgrim", is a fictional character in the Water Margin, one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature. He ranks 14th of the 36 Heavenly Spirits of the 108 Liangshan heroes. Wu Song also appears in the novel Jin Ping Mei. According to legend, he is a student of the martial artist Zhou Tong.

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Wu Song - Trivia
... The Wu Song story is probably the only one that has been remade many times in Chinese media, due to the fact that adultery in China was a serious offence (and a huge dishonour to the family) ... Some notable movies like Chang Cheh starred as Wu Song in a 1972 movie called Delightful Forest ... Also Shaw Brothers Studio made a movies starring Ti Lung as Wu Song called Tiger Killer in 1982 ...

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