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From Beijing with Love (1994)
"Gwok chaan Ling Ling Chat" (original title)

 -  Action | Comedy | Thriller  -  1995 (USA)
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An incompetent 007-wannabe is sent to locate a stolen dinosaur skull.

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Pauline Chan ...
Mystery Woman
Kar-Ying Law ...
Da Vinci (as Kar Ying Lau)
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Joe Cheng ...
Siu Juen Dang ...
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Ming Wa Goo ...
Firing Squad Commander
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Football Commentator (voice)
Kin-Yan Lee ...
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Iron Legs
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Lai Yau - wai
See-ho Leung ...
Crying brother
Siu-Hung Leung
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After a giant dinosaur skull is stolen, the head of the Chinese secret police decides to assign the case to the force's most incompetent reject: a rural butcher who stands around all day drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred). With a trunkload of insanely useless gadgets and a contact who constantly tries to kill him, the young agent must locate the skull and find out just what is going on here. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The literal meaning of the Chinese title is "The Locally Produced 007". See more »

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When Ling Ling Chai is about to jump over the wall with his magic box, Siu Kam turns her back to him. Next shot is a close-up on the box on the floor, and Siu Kam is clearly standing opposite to him according to the position of her feet. Then we see her turning back to him. See more »

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Da Mansi: [Chai and Mansi are on their way to the national agency after being summoned] So, Chai, you've been working as a pork merchant in these 10 years?
Ling Ling Chai: No, I'm just a down and out pork butcher.
Da Mansi: I'm not doing well either, I'm just a poor little greengrocer. But luckily, I have a part-time job in the National Psychiatric Hospital doing research.
The Commander: What research?
Da Mansi: Being researched.
The Commander: [nods] That's great.
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James Bond meets Austin Powers
1 January 2001 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

When I first saw this film I didn't know what to make of it - is it a Chinese James Bond or is it a Chinese Austin Powers. Well its neither and both at the same time if you get the drift.

Nevertheless it is totally insanely funny with its very silly plot and characters that had no credibility and I really enjoyed watching it. Fairly violent - but what else would you expect from a Hong Kong action film.


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