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The Beheaded 1000 (1991)
"Qian ren zhan" (original title)

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An executioner beheads his 1000th criminal, and unleashes a demon army headed by an evil witch called the Blood Lotus.



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Credited cast:
Joey Wang ...
Blood Lotus
Executioner Ren De Tie
Monica Chan ...
(as Fa-Yung Chen)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pao-Shan Chang
Yu-Jing Chen
Chia-Cheng Chu
Kun-Yang Chu
Xiao-Lao Gian
Yu Lung Hsiao
Chang-Wen Hsieh
Hai Hsing Li
Kai-Wen Lin
Hai-Yung Shen
Au Tung Sun


An executioner beheads his 1000th criminal, and unleashes a demon army headed by an evil witch called the Blood Lotus.

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28 June 1991 (Taiwan)  »

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Fun, at times
18 April 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Jimmy Wang Yu stars as a famous executioner who is about to make his 1000th beheading. Chin Siu Ho plays his disciple and from there it gets really weird. I think every single person who dies in this movie comes back to life. There are a lot of special effects, sometimes fun ones. The worst part of this movie is that there are no good fight scenes and the acting is horrible. chin Siu Ho shows some real talent, but he can't carry the movie by himself.



Picture and sound quality on the Image DVD is good.

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