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The Diary of a Big Man (1988)
"Dai jeung foo yat gei" (original title)

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A two-timing bigamist finds himself concocting scheme after scheme with his best friend, Chi Hung, to prevent either of his wives from discovering his bigamy. The unwanted intervention of a... See full summary »

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Chow Chen-fat (as Chow Yun Fat)
Sally Yeh ...
Sally
Joey Wang ...
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Waise Lee ...
Chi Hung
Carrie Ng ...
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Kent Cheng ...
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Fui-On Shing ...
Darkie
Po Tai ...
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David Wu ...
Cheng's Assistant
Elaine Jin
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A two-timing bigamist finds himself concocting scheme after scheme with his best friend, Chi Hung, to prevent either of his wives from discovering his bigamy. The unwanted intervention of a police officer as well as a series of unfortunate events lead to the wives discovery of the whole plot. They team up with Chi Hung's exasperated fiancée, Ka Lai, to exact revenge upon the two men. Written by Storm Chen <primalstorm@hotmail.com>

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This is a good example of a Chow Yun Fat comedy
27 April 2000 | by (Pa., USA) – See all my reviews

After movie greats like the Killer, and The Replacement Killers , many people feel that chow Yun Fat is only a "Action Star". Well this is one of the movies that proves them wrong. It's a delightful story of a wealthy man who falls in love with two women. The thing that makes Chow so great in a comedy is his wonderful facial expressions. The ending is so-so, but the movie is well worth watching, especially if you want to see the "many faces" of Chow Yun Fat


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