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We're Going to Eat You (1980)

Di yu wu men (original title)
A secret agent investigates a village that is populated by crazed, inbred cannibals.

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Credited cast:
Norman Chu ...
Agent 999 (as Norman Tsui Sui-Keung)
Eddy Ko ...
Captain (as Hung Gao)
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Rolex (as Kam-seng Wong)
Kwok Choi Hon ...
Pickpocket
Mo-lin Cheung ...
Lin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fung Fung ...
Village Head
Chi-Hung Ling ...
(as Chih Hung Ling)
Tin Sang Lung ...
Lin's brother
Kei Mai ...
Rolex's friend
Yung-Sheng Pan ...
Zebra
Yung-Chiang Peng
Gwa-Pau Sai ...
Villager
Kam Siu ...
Daughter of Village Head
Tin Nam Tam ...
Villager
Siu-Ming To ...
Blind Man
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A secret agent investigates a village that is populated by crazed, inbred cannibals.

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References Cannibal Holocaust (1980) See more »

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Witch
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A great start with fast and gory action
21 October 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I know this film has it's fans and is possible I was just not in the mood, but I don't think so. A great start with fast and gory action that includes all manner of weapons two deaths and a guy cut in half with a saw whilst he is strapped to a table. All within the first five minutes. There is also a gory and well shot ending, but in between…fighting….slapstick comedy…oh and a 'cool' guy with a hat and a cigarette. I am never very good with Chinese humour, just a little broad for me and the endless below par kung-fu fighting…aagh! It looks OK, in fact it looks as if quite a lot was spent on it and there is a very large cast, but oh dear, no not for me.


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