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Sex and Zen (1991)
"Yu pu tuan: Tou qing bao jian" (original title)

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A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk. He encounters the Flying Thief, who agrees to ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Mei Yeung-Sheng
Kent Cheng ...
Dr. Tin Chan
Rena Murakami ...
Fa Sun (as Tomoko Ino)
Lieh Lo ...
Chor Kun-Lun
Amy Yip ...
Huk-Yeung / Chau-Yin
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Shui Chu
Carrie Ng ...
Mistress Ku
Mari Ayukawa
Elvis Tsui ...
Wong Chut (as Xu Jin-Jiang)
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A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk. He encounters the Flying Thief, who agrees to help him find women, but only if he attains a penis as big as a horse's. The scholar has a surgeon attach said unit, and he's off and running on his mission, only to find that there are obstacles to his new lifestyle, such as jealous husbands and treacherous females. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Rated R for strong sexual content | See all certifications »

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30 November 1991 (Hong Kong)  »

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Bizarre Oriental Sex Comedy
26 August 1999 | by (Bucks, UK) – See all my reviews

Well I don't know if this is supposed to be a sexcomedy but it is. Man can't get gorgeous women due to size problems. Man gets transplant from a horse, this sorts out problem but brings many further bizarre difficulties. This is strange Hong Kong Category III movie making as only they can produce.


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