The Best Episodes of Kung Fu

Full Circle (4)

#1 - Full Circle (4) 8.33

Season 3 - Episode 21

(Series' Finale) The Caine family's dysfunctional relationships get resolved. Kwai Chang and Danny are questing to find General Cantrell who has custody of Zeke Caine. After typical adversities everyone is reunited and Kwai Chang reveals where his future lies.

Directors: Marc Daniels
Empty Pages of a Dead Book

#2 - Empty Pages of a Dead Book 8.29

Season 2 - Episode 13

The son of a deceased Texas Ranger tries to honor his memory by going after criminals his father kept a journal on. He finds more trouble than he expected and Caine must defend him.

Directors: John Llewellyn Moxey
My Brother, My Executioner

#3 - My Brother, My Executioner 8.25

Season 3 - Episode 6

Caine thinks he has found his brother, but he is really an imposter who is being pursued by a young gunfighter.

Directors: Jerry Thorpe
Arrogant Dragon

#4 - Arrogant Dragon 8.25

Season 2 - Episode 20

Wu Chang has angered the Tong Sect, and is ordered to commit suicide or be executed by them. Caine tries to help him fake his death and escape from the Tongs.

Directors: Richard Lang
The Brothers Caine (3)

#5 - The Brothers Caine (3) 8.25

Season 3 - Episode 20

Caine finds where his brother is hiding, but is unaware that Danny has been told there is a Chinese bounty hunter who wants to kill him.

Directors: Harry Harris
This Valley of Terror

#6 - This Valley of Terror 8.12

Season 3 - Episode 4

Caine helps a young woman who has visions of future events. They always come true and this terrifies her.

Directors: Harry Harris
Battle Hymn

#7 - Battle Hymn 8.00

Season 3 - Episode 17

Caine meets two traveling musicians, who are looking for a supposedly magical cave, all unaware that there are silver hunters looking to strike it rich with the cave.

Directors: Barry Crane
The Cenotaph (2)

#8 - The Cenotaph (2) 8.00

Season 2 - Episode 23

Caine and Logan arrive at the Sioux burial ground, to bury what Caine believes is Logan's wife in a huge crate, and are confronted by angry Sioux warriors who feel they are trespassing. They must also deal with two robbers as well as the US Calvary. Caine recalls his own love story, that like Logan's wife, ended tragically.

Directors: Richard Lang
Barbary House (1)

#9 - Barbary House (1) 8.00

Season 3 - Episode 18

Caine learns that Danny might be working at a gambling hall that features bare-knuckle boxing, and winds up protecting Danny's son, after Danny angers the hall's owner by hitting him and leaving his job, before Caine's arrival.

Directors: Marc Daniels
The Tong

#10 - The Tong 8.00

Season 2 - Episode 7

Caine help a young Chinese orphan boy gain his freedom from a brutal master. The master goes to the Tong for help against Caine.

Directors: Robert Totten
Besieged (2): Cannon at the Gates

#11 - Besieged (2): Cannon at the Gates 8.00

Season 3 - Episode 11

Caine and the others try to defend the monastery, while the cannon the Warlord SIng wil attack them with is still enroute. In the meantime, he must contend with the fact that a woman who wants to become a Shaolin monk and rejected Sing's hand in marriage, has fallen in love with him.

Directors: David Carradine
The Vanishing Image

#12 - The Vanishing Image 8.00

Season 3 - Episode 13

Caine seeks out a photographer who took a picture of his brother, Danny, in hopes that he will be able to help find him. He also encounters and befriends an Indian that attacks him and the photographer, and later wants to kill the photographer for taking a picture of him, for which he believes has stolen his soul.

Directors: Barry Crane
Blood Brother

#13 - Blood Brother 7.94

Season 1 - Episode 3

While passing through the Arizona territory town of Kilgore, Caine learns of a Shaolin friend who lived there, and won't leave till he breaks the community's conspiracy surrounding his disappearance.

Directors: Jerry Thorpe
In Uncertain Bondage

#14 - In Uncertain Bondage 7.86

Season 2 - Episode 16

Caine recalls lessons learned as a youth when he and a Southern belle are trapped in a deep pit, held there by kidnappers.

Directors: Richard Lang
King of the Mountain

#15 - King of the Mountain 7.85

Season 1 - Episode 1

Caine finds a young boy at a burned out cabin and tries to help him find his uncle. Along the way, bounty hunters find him.

Directors: Jerry Thorpe
Cry of the Night Beast

#16 - Cry of the Night Beast 7.83

Season 3 - Episode 7

Caine hears the cry of a child begging to be saved, but there is no child to be found. Only a very young buffalo calf and his mother. Caine protects him from a hunter who is determined to kill him for the hide.

Directors: Richard Lang
A Small Beheading

#17 - A Small Beheading 7.83

Season 3 - Episode 3

Caine is offered a chance to return to China, after a sea captain delivers a pardon from the Emperor. The pardon, however, has one condition: Caine must lose a finger.

Directors: Richard Lang
The Passion of Chen Yi

#18 - The Passion of Chen Yi 7.83

Season 2 - Episode 19

Caine tries to visit an unjustly jailed Shaolin student, but keeps being turned away. He then commits a crime so he can be put in jail with him, hoping to clear up an old misunderstanding and help free the student.

Directors: John Llewellyn Moxey
Dark Angel

#19 - Dark Angel 7.83

Season 1 - Episode 2

Caine travels to Lordsville looking for his grandfather. On his way he helps a man attacked by indians and the man gives him a map to a goldmine. Caine gives the map to an old preacher who helped him.

Directors: Jerry Thorpe
Sun and Cloud Shadow

#20 - Sun and Cloud Shadow 7.79

Season 1 - Episode 8

Caine brokers a settlement between a landowner and Chinese miners, but the landowner adds an unacceptable condition to the deal. Meanwhile, a karate master intends to capture Caine.

Directors: Robert Butler
Superstition

#21 - Superstition 7.76

Season 1 - Episode 12

Walls imprison the men unjustly sentenced to work as miners at a brutal labour camp. Yet an even greater barrier holds them captive; fear of the camp's ancient Indian curse. But Caine knows no such fear.

Directors: Charles Dubin
The Hoots

#22 - The Hoots 7.76

Season 2 - Episode 10

Caine meets a group of Hutterite settlers, who must reconsider their pacifist background when attacked by bigoted cattlemen, and teaches them how to defend themselves without compromising their principles.

Directors: Robert Totten
One Step to Darkness

#23 - One Step to Darkness 7.75

Season 3 - Episode 16

Caine tries helping the depressed wife of an Army sergeant, with a drug addiction, and winds up fighting an inner demon of his own creation.

Directors: Marc Daniels
The Way of Violence Has No Mind

#24 - The Way of Violence Has No Mind 7.74

Season 2 - Episode 15

Caine confronts a gang of Chinese immigrants that have taken to violence.

Directors: Lee Philips
The Praying Mantis Kills

#25 - The Praying Mantis Kills 7.73

Season 1 - Episode 11

Murderous thugs come looking for Caine after he identifies them as perpetrators of a bank robbery. A youth's ideas about how to be a man are challenged by Caine's quiet heroics.

Directors: Charles Dubin