A college professor and his wife moves into a house inhabited by the ghost of his friend's grandfather's concubine. The ghost is trying to locate the ghost of her dear husband while trying to communicate with the house's new owners.

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Carol 'Do Do' Cheng ...
Carmen
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Ah B
Nina Chi Li ...
Ho Fei Fung (as Nina Li Chi)
Lawrence Cheng ...
Ah King
Fung Woo ...
Carmen's boss
Joan Lai-Kau Tong ...
Ah Gi
Lai-Yui Lee ...
Sue
Wai-Hung Liu ...
Sam (as Wai Hung Liu)
Fui-On Shing ...
Shun Gei - Electrician
Lan Law ...
Jealous Wife
Regina Kent ...
Dancer
Hoi-Pang Lo ...
Ng Sui Choi
Gwai-Chi Dan ...
Girl in Commercial
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College professor Ah B, and Carmen, his studio director fiancée, temporary move into an old house of friend Ching's grandfather while their new home is being built. While B and Carmen furnish and try to settle into their new temporary house, they are unaware that it is inhabited by the spirit of Ching's half-grandmother, who is desperately trying to seek her long lost love. Written by Oliver Chu

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14 April 1988 (Hong Kong)  »

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Gat uk chong giu  »

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Funny guests in the house.
1 June 2016 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is a Hong Kong ghost comedy featuring Tung-Shing Yee as college professor Ah B, who moves to an old house with his studio director girlfriend, Carmen (Carol 'Do Do' Cheng). While they settle into their new temporary home, they are unaware that in it dwells a female ghost (Nina Li Chi), who is desperately seeking her long lost love.

There is really nothing too exciting or thrilling about this film, save for the ghost-chasing (albeit rushed) climax of the movie. However, the plot was well-paced and the story was engaging - just the ups and downs in the lives of B and Carmen were pretty entertaining to watch while the ghosts' haunting and meddling in their affairs give the movie quite a nice bit of intrigue.

Though some of the supporting character scenes were goofy, particular the scene with Lawrence Cheng and his gang trying to catch a ghost with their inferior Taoist singing spells, most of the acting were decent and served us some nice comedy. Overall, a pretty good ghost comedy.

Grade B


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