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The Gods Must Be Funny in China (1994)

Fei zhou chao ren (original title)
Hijinx ensue when N!xau the Bushman travels to Beijing where he's recruited to accompany a track team on a week long survival race through the Chinese wilderness.

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(as Dickson K.N. Tso)

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(screenplay) (as Kei To Lam)
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Credited cast:
N!xau ...
Kent Cheng
Cynthia Khan ...
(as Cynthia Yang)
Gloria Yip
Ying Ying ...
The Panda
Lung Chan ...
(as Peter Chan)
Billy Lau
Billy Sau Yat Ching ...
(as Billy Ching)
Po Tai ...
(as Tai Bo)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
King-Kei Cheng ...
(as Joe Tay)
Simon Lui
Cheung-Ching Mak
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Hijinx ensue when N!xau the Bushman travels to Beijing where he's recruited to accompany a track team on a week long survival race through the Chinese wilderness. N!xau's special skills allow him rescue a rare panda bear from a greedy eccentric collector. Written by Dollanganger

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31 March 1994 (Hong Kong)  »

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The Gods Must Be Crazy V  »

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Nope, the Gods aren't funny - they have finally really gone crazy!
11 September 2008 | by (Slovenia) – See all my reviews

OK, there are a few cute scenes with Pandas, but apart from that... Shooting the people who made this isn't good enough! But you know, I actually thought this was part 3, because they released it on VHS under that title (since 3 and 4 were never released here). Maybe if I saw the two movies in the middle it might have helped, but as I'm just watching the real part 3 (and I saw the N'Xau imitating Bruce Lee) I somehow doubt.

They should have stopped after part 2 - no more craziness. Make it good or don't make it at all!

I mean come on!

This was about a culture shock of "civilized" people not being able to survive in the desert, not about Panda preservation and running all over the Chineese Wall!


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