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Liu jai yim taam (1987)

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Three vixens have meditated for 1,000 years to able to shed their animal natures and become human. For the final month of their rigors, they have moved near a village where women pray to a ... See full summary »

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Amy Yip ...
Hua-Hua
Chia Ling Ha
So Man ...
Pai So-So
Hitomi Kudô ...
Fei Fei
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wai-To Chan ...
Thug
Liang Chiang
Chi Jan Ha ...
Mrs. Wang (as Chi Chun Ha)
Kiyoko Kamimura ...
Woman Washing Clothes
Chung Lam
Chung Lin ...
Hsuan Kuei
Gwa-Pau Sai ...
Cafe Owner
Lap-Man Tan ...
Wu Ming
Manfred Wong ...
Wang
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Three vixens have meditated for 1,000 years to able to shed their animal natures and become human. For the final month of their rigors, they have moved near a village where women pray to a god of fertility. One sister visits the god's temple and thinks lustful thoughts. As she leaves, a priest confronts her, warning of dire consequences and of demons that will try to stop the vixens' transformation. Soon, the youngest sister saves a poor scholar from bandits and becomes enamored of him. Each sister visits him, and before long, the youth has made love to all three. After they invite him to stay with them, the playfulness takes a scary turn. Where can they turn for help? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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19 May 1990 (Hong Kong)  »

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Followed by Liao zhai yan tan xu ji zhi wu tong shen (1991) See more »

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Not for all tastes...
29 August 2001 | by (Gråsten, Denmark) – See all my reviews

Hmmm... If you get turned on by endless simulated sex scenes, bad acting and REALLY bad effects, you should try this one. I have never seen anything like it. The only problem is that the sex scenes (About 80% of the movie) are extremely dull, and you find yourself wishing for it to stop. Besides the sex, there's an highly original story. It's worth a look, if you just want to watch something out of the ordinary...because this one really is!


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