Shaolin is the Japanese answer to the hit 2001 Hong Kong film, Shaolin Soccer. Unlike the original film, the movie focuses on women's lacrosse. It will star Japanese actress Kou Shibasaki and see Hong Kong actors Lam Chi Chung and Kai Man Tin return from the original film. The film was released in Japan on April 26, 2008. Stephen Chow, director and star in Shaolin Soccer, was the producer, but is not credited as writer or director.
Plot: A Shaolin-trainer young woman returns to Japan to resuscitate her grandfather's defunct martial arts school