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After police officer Paio is murdered, his soul cannot be at rest for his murder has been written off as a suicide. Therefore the heavens send him back to Earth as a spirit to find his '... See full summary »

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Hsing
Bill Tung ...
Chang Piao
Shui-Fan Fung ...
Chin
Vivian Chan ...
Yu
Kong Fong ...
Tang Lee Yang
Siu-Wai Mui ...
Beautiful
Lap Ban Chan ...
Custodian
Ching-Ho Law ...
Heaven Judge
Amy Yip ...
Chin's Superior (Guest star)
Ka Sin Bak ...
Undercover Policewoman
Yan-Wah Mak ...
Undercover Policewoman
Ernst Mausser ...
Ceausescu
Heng Li ...
Biu, Tang's Thug
Tai Wo Tang ...
Tang's Thug
Wai Man Tam ...
Tang's Thug
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After police officer Paio is murdered, his soul cannot be at rest for his murder has been written off as a suicide. Therefore the heavens send him back to Earth as a spirit to find his 'savior' who will help him clear his name. Hsing, a rookie officer, is the savior and in return for finding Paio's killer, Piao must get him a girlfriend and a promotion. Written by <indy32@hotmail.com>

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28 July 1990 (Hong Kong)  »

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Shaolin Idiot  »

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not revolutionary but definitely fun
14 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Piao has been killed in a drug warehouse and its been written as a suicide. his soul come back as a ghost to try and fix this. his sky chosen savior is Hsing(Stephen Chow). Hsing agrees to find his killer for the price of helping him score girls and help with his job.

first of all the movies DVD remake is called Shaolin idiot. i thought this was a irrelevant title but whatever. The film itself was nicely directed. There's a little bit of everything in this movie. comedy action romance, its all nicely done. a problem is that this movie is like many other honk Kong films so if u watched a lot of hong Kong movie this movie might seem a little typical, but i overall great movie to see for fun. with Stephen Chow in it u can safely except a few laughs.


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