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From Beijing with Love (1994)

Gwok chaan Ling Ling Chat (original title)
An incompetent 007-wannabe is sent to locate a stolen dinosaur skull.
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Credited cast:
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Anita Yuen ...
Kam
Pauline Chan ...
Mystery Woman
Kar-Ying Law ...
Da Vinci (as Kar Ying Lau)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joe Cheng ...
Siu Juen Dang ...
Crying brother
Ming-Wah Koo ...
Firing Squad Commander
Spencer Lam ...
Football Commentator (voice)
Kin-Yan Lee ...
Lik-Chi Lee ...
Iron Legs
Indra Leech ...
Guard
Hak Shun Leung ...
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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14 September 1994 (USA)  »

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Bons baisers de Pékin  »

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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 »

Quotes

Man: [Chai spits on a man's trouser leg] Is it your spit, mate?
Ling Ling Chai: [unapologetically] Oh right! You have a problem with it?
Man: No matter. Just wanted to make sure.
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References Wolf (1994) See more »

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Hong Kong action at it's silliest
3 June 2000 | by (Rosewood, Australia) – See all my reviews

If you have ever watched a James Bond film and aren't all that particular about having a believable plot then you will more than likely find this to be a screamingly funny film. It sends up the genre and makes no apologies,from the over the top villain, to a 'Q' clone who borders on the insane,to a Femme Fatale of questionable allegiance this film has it all. A definite must see for anyone who likes a good laugh.


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