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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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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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'Stephen Chow' drinks a martini shaken not stirred like James Bond. He also does this in a similar fashion to 'Tony Leung' in "Chungking Express" [See: _Chung hing sam lam (1994)_]. See more »

Goofs

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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The Commander: What kinda of knife is that?
Ling Ling Chai: Meat cleaver. Simply for cleaving beasts.
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yay! another Stephen Chow movie!
17 October 2002 | by (detroit) – See all my reviews

Standard comedy about a wannabe spy who gets double crossed by his boss, except hes got a chopper (butcher knife) and knows how to use it!

The plot is pretty thin, but this is still a funny movie, as are most of Chow's movies. Be sure to add this to any Stephen Chow marathons you might be hosting, otherwise, you can miss this one for another of his better films.


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