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Bu huo ying xiong (1985)

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A girl from war-devastated Hong Kong in 2005 returns to the present to destroy the man responsible for bombing himself and his VP boss at a foundation plant ceremony. It is prophesied that ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Wai Lam ...
Lam-Fung
Sally Yeh ...
San
Po-Chih Leong ...
Tang San
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Chan Lam
Chung Lin ...
Taoist Wong
Hoi-Tin Ng ...
Manager Yeung
Ging Man Fung ...
Pa Wong
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Mrs. Tang
Ken Boyle ...
Westerner
Michael Harley ...
Westerner
Koon-Chung Chan ...
News Reporter
Ying Hong Luk ...
Policeman
Ngok-Chung Chan
Wing-Hong Chiu
Nai-Su Fu
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A girl from war-devastated Hong Kong in 2005 returns to the present to destroy the man responsible for bombing himself and his VP boss at a foundation plant ceremony. It is prophesied that the aftermath of the bombing will lead to devastating wars in the future. With the man eliminated wars can be prevented, but the spirit of his great-grandfather wants to save him. Written by Oliver Chu

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23 May 1985 (Hong Kong)  »

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Bo wok ying hung  »

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My favorite action-adventure movie from Hong Kong!
25 November 2013 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is my favorite action-adventure movie from Hong Kong, about a girl named San (Sally Yeh) who visits 1985 Hong Kong from the future to warn the people about impending wars. She is instructed to eliminate the man (Wai Lam) indirectly responsible for those wars, but is thwarted by a spirit (Po-Chih Leong).

The plot is intriguing and exciting, providing a to-the-point story and no unnecessary fillers. It's a fast-paced movie that will grasp the audience's attention immediately, helped with an adventurous and catchy music score by Violet Lam.

Wai Lam does an excellent job playing Lam Fung, who is in charge of a foundation plant and is protected from danger by the spirit of his great-grandfather, Tang San (Po-Chih Leong). Lam delivered good on-screen drama, balanced by some light and witty humor by Leong. Sally Yeh plays female lead San, who's mission is to eliminate Fung but ended up getting mixed in with an unlikely relationship with him and in a cat and mouse chase with the ghost.

There is not too much action in the film, save for a couple of scenes toward the climax. However, it is a suspenseful adventure that should have you glued in your TV.

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