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All for the Winner (1990)
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A man discovers that his dumb, lovable nephew can see through objects and decides to unleash him into the world of gambling.

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Chow Sing Cho / 'The Saint of Gamblers' (as Sing-chi Chow)
Man Tat Ng ...
Blackie Tat (as Mang-tat Ng)
Sharla Cheung ...
Yee Mong / 'Beautiful Dream' (as Man Cheung)
Sandra Kwan Yue Ng ...
Ping (as Kwan-yue Ng)
Paul Chun ...
Yuen-yan Lo ...
Luk
Corey Yuen ...
Fishy Shing (as Kwai Yuen)
Jeffrey Lau ...
Chung Chan (as Chun-wai Lau)
Yeung-Ming Wan ...
Billy (as Yeung-ming Wan)
Sheila Chan ...
Ying (as Suk-lan Chan)
Ka Sang Cheung ...
Rascal (as Ka-sung Cheng)
Miu Ting Kong ...
Rascal
Szu-Ying Chien ...
Sword-wielding old woman (as Tsi-Ang Chin)
Mei-Yee Sze ...
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Ching Wai ...
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Sing, a dumb, lovable mainlander with supernatural powers comes to China to visit his uncle Tat. When it's revealed that Sing can see through objects, Tat employs him as "The Saint of Gamblers," and proceeds to set him loose in the gambling world. Written by FrankRizzo

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Instead of doing a proper sequel, Stephen Chow took his "Gambling Saint" character into Wong Jing's God of Gamblers franchise for two subsequent features. The only true sequel/spin-off to All for the Winner is the film The Top Bet, which cast Anita Mui as Sing's sister. Stephen Chow had a minor cameo in that film. See more »

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Standard Chow
28 June 1999 | by (Metro Atlanta, Georgia) – See all my reviews

A parody of movies like "God of Gamblers", Chow plays a young mainland Chinese who comes to visit his uncle in Hong Kong. His uncle discovers that Chow has certain talents and takes advantage of them by using them to win at gambling. Eventually, Chow's character ends up involved with shady characters, falling in love, and competing in a world championship card game. Over-all, not as good as "God of Cookery", but a good solid Stephen Chow film.


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