MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,218 this week

God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai (1991)
"Dou hap II: Seung Hoi taam dou sing" (original title)

6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 1,008 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 12 critic

This film focuses on the disciple of the God of Gamblers, Chow Sing Cho, also known as the "Saint of Gamblers". A group of people with telekinetic powers matching his attack him and his ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

, (characters), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1989 titles
created 30 Oct 2011
 
a list of 32 titles
created 12 Aug 2013
 
a list of 214 titles
created 14 Oct 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 27 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai (1991)

God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai (1991) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Wong Jing's sequel to All for the Winner and spin-off to God of Gamblers finds Chow Sing Cho looking up to Michael "Dagger" Chan in order to become Ko Chun's next disciple, but the two must... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong
Stars: Andy Lau, Stephen Chow, Man Tat Ng
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

(Cantonese with English subtitles) Classic, slapstick, all-out-ridiculous Hong Kong action-comedy delivered by the one-and-only Stephen Chow (Kung Fu Hustle, Shaolin Soccer), who plays a ... See full summary »

Director: Gordon Chan
Stars: Stephen Chow, Man Tat Ng, Sharla Cheung
Tricky Brains (1991)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A trickster-for-hire, known as the Tricky Expert, is hired to ruin the lives of a father and son by making them think that he's a part of the family.

Director: Jing Wong
Stars: Stephen Chow, Andy Lau, Rosamund Kwan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Following on from the Royal Tramp I, after discovering that the Empress is actually Lone-er, a member of the St Dragon Sect, and that she imprisoned the real empress. Lone-er is bent on ... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong
Stars: Stephen Chow, Brigitte Lin, Chingmy Yau
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Johnnie To
Stars: Stephen Chow, Anita Mui, Carrie Ng
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A man discovers that his dumb, lovable nephew can see through objects and decides to unleash him into the world of gambling.

Directors: Jeffrey Lau, Corey Yuen
Stars: Stephen Chow, Man Tat Ng, Sharla Cheung
Comedy | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

On the course of a case involving terrorists, Sing has been demoted to traffic duty. After feeling insulted being assigned to traffic duty, he quits the police force. Having no money left ... See full summary »

Director: Gordon Chan
Stars: Stephen Chow, Sharla Cheung, Man Tat Ng
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Pao Lung-Sing, a descendant of the famous Judge Pao Ching Tient, is a 9th degree corrupt judge (lowest degree) who changes his tune when he tries to champion a woman Chi Siu-Lin, who was ... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong
Stars: Stephen Chow, Sharla Cheung, Man Tat Ng
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Bizarre Parody of Basic Instinct and Fatal Attraction by Hong Kong's slapstick king Wong Jing.

Director: Jing Wong
Stars: Stephen Chow, Anita Mui, Sharla Cheung
Comedy | Drama | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A wild and hilariously anachronistic tale of an imperial guard of the Forbidden City who has no martial arts abilities but a talent for making futuristic machines and must save the kidnapped emperor.

Directors: Stephen Chow, Vincent Kok
Stars: Stephen Chow, Carina Lau, Carman Lee
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A master gambler loses his memory, and is befriended by a street hustler who discovers his supernatural gambling abilities.

Director: Jing Wong
Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Andy Lau, Joey Wang
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Aircraft hijacking with Chinese special forces rescue. Gong Li as a heroic stewardess.

Directors: Fengliang Yang, Yimou Zhang
Stars: You Ge, Li Gong, Xiaoning Liu
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Chow Sing Cho / 'The Saint of Gamblers' (as Sing-chi Chow)
...
Yu-San / Yu-Mong (as Lei Gung)
Ray Lui ...
Ding Lik (as Leung-wai Lui)
Man Tat Ng ...
Uncle 'Blackie' Tat / Chow Tai-Fook (as Ng Man Tat)
Charles Heung ...
Ng Loong / 'God of Guns' (as Wa-keung Leung)
Sandra Ng Kwan Yue ...
Spring (as Kwan-yue Ng)
Wan-Si Wong ...
Japanese Officer
Sharla Cheung ...
Yee Mong (as Man Cheung)
Barry Wong ...
H.K. Police Chief Wong (as Ping-yiu Wong)
Fong Lung ...
Wong Kam-Kwai
John Ching ...
Feng Tien ...
Mayor of Shanghai
Shun Lau ...
Eunuch Wei
Lung Chan ...
Tiger Lui
Indra Leech ...
The Prince of Gamblers
Edit

Storyline

This film focuses on the disciple of the God of Gamblers, Chow Sing Cho, also known as the "Saint of Gamblers". A group of people with telekinetic powers matching his attack him and his uncle, accidentally sending him to the year 1937, in Shanghai. This is a year crucial in Sing's family history, and he must use his powers play a part that has irrevocable effects on his present and future, while trying to find a way back to home, the year 1991. Written by Kevin Riley

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| | |

Release Date:

21 August 1991 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Back to Shanghai  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The Ding Lik character first appeared as one of the main characters of the 1980 TVB mobster drama The Bund. It was in that series that Ray Lui originated the role of Ding Lik, which he reprised in this film. Notably, Yun-Fat Chow, the star of God of Gamblers (1989), was also one of the primary stars of The Bund, and his Bund character Hui Man Keung is mentioned in this film, although the character does not appear in the film because he is dead. See more »

Connections

Followed by God of Gamblers 3: The Early Stage (1996) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
You will get a good impression of stephen chow
11 May 2006 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Most people know Stephen Chow for his work in Shaolin Soccer and Kungfu Hustle. In this movie you can see that he tries to make a parody of a certain movie without disgracing the original. Also he tries to show some good martial arts. God of gamblers III is a lot of fun and has some great action and even some romance. Also it adds a lot of fantasy elements, which gives this parody (of God of Gamblers with Chow Yan Fat) an original twist. You have to get used to Chinese humor and in particular Stephen Chow humor. But if you have seen the original version(s) he makes fun off then you will enjoy this movie! A must see for Stephen Chow fans!


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Two Versions sunwolf71

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?