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斧头帮 (fǔ tóu bāng): Axe Gang

The Axe Gang is a gang that existed in Shanghai during the Japanese occupation. The gang has appeared in several Hong Kong martial arts films, most famously Kung Fu Hustle.

The Axe Gang is also a code word for the Communist Party. There are certain similarities between the Axe Gang as it is portrayed in Kung Fu Hustle, and the Communist Party (see here).

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