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666: Mo gui fu huo (1996)

Women born on the 6th June are being killed around Hong Kong. There is a lunatic on the loose. Ching, a police psychologist, looks to be the next victim. She is suffering from terrifying ... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Chingmy Yau ...
Chan Shou-Ching
Judas (as Francis Ng)
Mo Ti Nam
Chi Wah Wong ...
Spencer Lam ...
The Reverend
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mandy Chan ...
Wife-beating cop
Lu Cheung ...
Ping Han ...
Yiu-Cheung Lai
Kwok-Kit Lam ...
Lulu's Colleague
Lik-Chi Lee ...
Ivy Leung ...
Tak Wai 'Billy' Lui ...
Suspect in restaurant
Wai Cheung Mak ...
Suspect in restaurant


Women born on the 6th June are being killed around Hong Kong. There is a lunatic on the loose. Ching, a police psychologist, looks to be the next victim. She is suffering from terrifying dreams involving the devil himself. All becomes clear when the killer is revealed as Satan's disciple, his body possessed, searching for the reincarnation of Satan's daughter on Earth. Written by Niz

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Release Date:

17 May 1996 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Shaolin vs. The Devil's Omen  »

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Not your average stereotypical Hong Kong movie...
21 August 2012 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

"Satan Returns" was actually a better movie and a better experience than I had anticipated it to be, as Hong Kong cinema are not really famous for their supernatural thrillers. Much less a supernatural thriller with Donnie Yen on the cast list.

The story is about a satanic zealot named Judas (played by Francis Ng) who is killing women in his search to find Satan's daughter. And hot on his trail are the police with Mo Tin Nam (played by Donnie Yen) and Ka-Ming (played by Chi Wah Wong) leading the investigation. And Judas's next target is Chan Shou-Ching (played by Chingmy Yau).

I will say that it was nice to see a story like this from the Hong Kong cinema vault, and they actually pulled it off well enough, despite the story being sort of religious rubbish. But still, it is only entertainment, and in that aspect it worked out well enough. Sadly, though, then the movie wasn't particularly thrilling or fascinating, it was downright predictable.

The movie had some really good names to the cast list. And it was nice to see Chingmy Yau stand out from that semi-erotic shadow of "Naked Killer" that she have been casting for a long, long time. It was sort of odd actually to see Donnie Yen in a movie of this type, as it is not normally what he makes. And the movie was really carried by Francis Ng's performance, and he really outclassed Donnie Yen acting-wise by miles.

If you are fed up with the typical action movies that comes from Hong Kong and enjoy supernatural thrillers, then "Satan Returns" might be right what you are looking for. Just bear in mind that the movie is predictable and sort of fails be build up much excitement and thrills.

And as for the title of the movie, "Satan Returns", what was up with that? Where did he return from? Vacationing? But more importantly, he didn't return to make an appearance in this movie.

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