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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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Da Vinci (as Kar Ying Lau)
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Ming Wa Goo ...
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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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Leader of Hunan Robbers
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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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Also Known As:

Bons baisers de P├ękin  »

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A character played by 'Kam-Kong Wong' is called The Commander but also The Man with the Golden Gun / Golden Gun, clearly borrowed from Ian Fleming and the EON Productions James Bond series. 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 »

Quotes

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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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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