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Out of the Dark (1995)

Wui wan yeh (original title)
Stephen Chow, Hong Kong's biggest star and international comic genius, leads a great cast of new faces and old favorites to take on ghostbusting in a film full of both laughs and thrills.

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Credited cast:
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Ka-Yan Leung ...
Wu
Yat-Fei Wong ...
Tieh Dan
Huang Yi-fei
Lik-Chi Lee ...
Security Guard
Hung Lu ...
Captain Lu
Bruce Mang ...
Ming (as Lung Mang)
Suk-Mui Tam ...
Mrs. Li
Chi-yin Wong ...
Keung
Chi Fai Chow ...
Mr. Li (as Fai Chow)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wing-Biu Chan
Jackson Ha
Woon Ling Hau ...
Li's Mother
Dip Heung ...
Chang
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Tenant Mr. Li of an apartment high-rise is weary of the return of his late mother's ghost. When she appears in the apartment, she haunts Li and his wife, who she blames for her death. Caught in the commotion is a crazy girl named Kwan and the apartment building's inept security guards. They are repulsed by all the paranormal activity; therefore, they seek the unlikely help of an escaped mental patient, Leon, a Professional-type wannabe who just happened to be passing by the apartment high-rise when all the ghostly events were taking place. Written by Oliver Chu

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Hilarious stephen chow ghost movie.
17 October 2002 | by (detroit) – See all my reviews

Stephen Chow plays an "insane" person who is not afraid of anything. He also appears to be parodying Leon (the professional). Carrying his trusty plant and bag of cling wrap and chocolates he helps a young girl to rid her building of a couple mean ghosts.

This is a must see for any Stephen Chow fan, and at least a renter for any fan of chinese comedy. This ranks up there with Shaolin Soccer and God Of Cookery on my list.


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