Ip Man (2008)
Release Date: 12 December 2008
In Guangdong province during the '30s, rival martial arts schools compete for superiority in and out of the dojo. The teachers of these schools pale next to skilled fighter Ip Man but he refuses to teach classes or fight in public. When the Japanese military invades, Ip Man discovers a way to earn a bag of rice: by fighting Japanese soldiers in the ring for the amusement of their commander, Miura.