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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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Anita Yuen ...
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Pauline Chan ...
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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
Spencer Lam ...
Football Commentator (voice)
Kin-Yan Lee ...
Lik-Chi Lee ...
Iron Legs
Indra Leech ...
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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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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 »

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Ling Ling Chai: I thought Organization had forgotten me already.
The Commander: How could it be? Even a tissue or underpants have their own value.
Ling Ling Chai: This analogy is really superb.
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A nice spoof on James Bond Stephen Chow style
18 July 2007 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

As many of Stephen Chow movies this movie is some sort of parody! This time James Bond has to answer! The way Stephen Chow makes fun of the perfect Bond is something you have to see for your selves! In stead of being a skilled shooter Stephen Chow is skilled in using a butcher knife! He has all sort of gadgets which aren't very useful! As a spoof it isn't entirely perfect! Most of the jokes were lost to me since you have to know Chinese to understand! The subtitles that came with the movie weren't good translations! The comedy in this movie isn't as visual as most of Stephen Chow's work but it is still funnier than other movies like this! There are some brilliant scenes that are typical of Stephen Chow's talent (as a comedian! This movie is nice enough but not quite up to the level of Chows's usual work! (I give this 6,5 out of 10)


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