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The Lucky Guy (1998)

Hung wan yat tew loong (original title)
"Lucky" Coffee Shop is well known for its egg tarts and tea. Waiter Sui, named as Prince Egg Tart, attracts lots of girls but only loves Candy. He and his friends, Nam, and Fok, all have ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Daniel Hiu Tung Chan ...
Nam
Joyce Chan
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Candy
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Sui
Kong Kam ...
(as Kang Jin)
Vincent Kok
Eric Kot ...
Fook
Kin-Yan Lee
Siu-Kei Lee
Man Tat Ng ...
Mr. Li
Sandra Kwan Yue Ng
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Fon Fon
Kan-Wing Tsang ...
Uncle Kin
Terence Tsui ...
Man freeing birds
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"Lucky" Coffee Shop is well known for its egg tarts and tea. Waiter Sui, named as Prince Egg Tart, attracts lots of girls but only loves Candy. He and his friends, Nam, and Fok, all have love problems. At the same time, the coffee shop may collapse since the landlord is increasing the rent tremendously.

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You need to watch it more than once
16 November 1998 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I can't help but feel that this movie was rushed to meet the deadline (of Chinese New Year). There are many big stars in this movie, especially Sammi Cheng. The jokes often require repeated viewing to fully appreciate, especially the scene with Prince Egg-Tart and Ah Fuk both taking turns to be turned down by Fanny.

The other funny scene from the beginning of the movie where Ah Sui (Prince Egg-Tart) was dumped by an old lady for not being mentally in the same "channel" while Ah Sui turning down a babe who bought him a car and apartment is particularly amusing.

Overall, the movie is quite good, especially with Stephen Chow and Sammi Cheng, but like all the other Chow fans out there, I recommend repeating viewing to fully appreciate the movie.

I have watched it 7 times so far.


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