Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler; but all three fail and are chased all over by soldiers. Meanwhile; one of the southerners turns out to be a cross-dressed woman; who is also discovered to wear a footbell to match Jet Li's; meaning they are somehow slated for an arranged marriage. Starring: Jet Li, Qingfu Pan, Hu Jian Qiang. 99 min. English dubbed.