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30 January 1986 (Hong Kong) See more »
Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Samuel Hui ... King Kong
Karl Maka ... Albert Au
Sylvia Chang ... Supt. Nancy Ho
Sally Yeh ... Sally Bright
Onno Boelee ... Hornsby (as Onno Boulee)
Peter McCauley ... Digger (as Peter Macaully)

Ronald Lacey ... The Boss
Roy Chiao ... The Professor
Sandy Dexter ... Henchman
Gayle-Anne Jones ... Henchwoman
Cyrus Wong ... Baldy Jr.
Tat-Wah Cho ... Hua
Tak-Hing Kwan ... HK Police Hockey Team Coach

Kien Shih ... Interpol Hockey Teach Coach
Pomson Shi ... Professor's Assistant
Kwok Chi Tsang ... Tour Bus Passenger
Ging Man Fung ... Albert's 9th Floor Neighbor

Directed by
Ringo Lam 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Karl Maka 

Original Music by
Tony A. 
Cinematography by
Sander Lee 
Film Editing by
Kuo-Chung Chou 
Makeup Department
Hoi-Loy Chan .... hair stylist
Abby Collins .... makeup artist: New Zealand
Lai Chuan Li .... makeup artist
Production Management
Lim Chan .... production manager
Murray Newey .... production manager: New Zealand Crew
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Tim Coddington .... first assistant director: second unit
Deuel Droogan .... first assistant director (New Zealand Crew)
Paul Grinder .... second assistant director (New Zealand Crew)
Robin Murray .... third assistant director: New Zealand
Art Department
Wan-On Shing .... props
Special Effects by
Kevin Chisnall .... special effects coordinator: New Zealand Crew
Michael Baxter-Lax .... stunt performer (New Zealand Crew)
Peter Bell .... stunt coordinator (New Zealand Crew)
Peter Bell .... stunt driver
Karl Bradley .... stunt performer (New Zealand Crew)
Joseph Chi-chong Chavez .... action coordinator
Lance Johnston .... stunt performer (New Zealand Crew)
Clarke Proctor .... stunt performer (New Zealand Crew)
Camera and Electrical Department
Craig Howard .... camera operator: New Zealand
Steve Latty .... gaffer: New Zealand
Ging-Jiu Lo .... assistant camera
Andy Reid .... lighting technician: New Zealand
Ian Turtill .... focus puller: New Zealand
Chi-yan Wong .... assistant camera
Location Management
Annie Dodman .... location manager: New Zealand
Transportation Department
Robin Allen .... action vehicles: New Zealand
Robin Allen-Paris .... action vehicles: New Zealand (as Robin Allen)
Other crew
Kerry Fetzer .... assistant caterer
Margaret Hilliard .... production assistant: New Zealand
Toni Okkerse .... nurse: New Zealand
Brett Stevens .... mechanic: New Zealand
Naomi Weavers .... nurse: New Zealand

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Also Known As:
"Zui jia pai dang 4: Qian li jiu chai po" - Hong Kong (original title)
"Mad Mission 4" - International (English title) (imdb display title)
"Mad Mission Part 4: You Never Die Twice" - USA (DVD box title)
"Spector X" - Japan (English title) (alternative transliteration)
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86 min
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2.35 : 1 See more »
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References Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)See more »


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The oddest mission so far, 5 April 2008
Author: gridoon2016

The fourth chapter of the "Mad Mission" / "Aces Go Places" series is a somewhat odd mix of the slapstick tone of the previous entries with some violent and unpleasant moments. The result has enough chases, stunts and bumps to be recognized as a part of the series, but it still feels somewhat alien to it. The script is (as usual) weak, and for all-around action fans I'd say "Part 2" remains the best choice, but for martial arts fans this may be the most satisfying entry yet - there are more fight scenes than before and Sam Hui is surprisingly credible in them. The best thing in the movie, however, is the addition of the wonderful Sally Yeh, in a semi-action role. (**1/2)

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