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Gorgeous (1999)
"Boh lei chun" (original title)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Comedy, Drama  |  6 February 1999 (Taiwan)
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A romantic girl travels to Hong Kong in search of certain love but instead meets a kind-hearted professional fighter with whom she begins to fall for instead.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bu (as Shu Qi)
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Albert (as Tony Leung)
Emil Chau ...
L.W. Lo
Richie Jen ...
Long-Yi (as Richie Ren)
Ken Lo ...
Lo's Bodyguard
Sung Young Chen ...
Bu's Father
Elaine Jin ...
Bu's Mother
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Alan
Tats Lau ...
Chan's Assistant
Vincent Kok ...
Man at Pier
Sandra Kwan Yue Ng ...
Airport Pickpocket
Sam Lee ...
Robber
Kar-Ying Law ...
Restaurant Manager
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H.K. Police Officer
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Storyline

A Taiwanese girl named Bu has just been proposed to. While pondering the proposal, she finds a message in a bottle which inspires her go to Hong Kong to meet the guy, Albert, who wrote the message. However, she finds out that Albert is gay. A successful playboy businessman CN, and Howie have been rivals in love and business since school days. Howie finds out that CN is dating his girl and also trying to take over his company. Howie tells his guys to teach CN a lesson. Bu happens to be there and saves CN, but decides to fake her identity and scheme to make him fall in love with her. In the meantime Howie, who wants to teach CN a humiliating lesson, hires a highly trained foreign fighter to beat him. Written by Wanfan

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She wanted adventure. In Hong Kong she found her match.


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Rated PG-13 for some violent content | See all certifications »
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6 February 1999 (Taiwan)  »

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Box Office

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SGD 1,900,000 (Singapore)
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Trivia

Most of C.N. Chan's traits are the real-life traits of Jackie Chan, including his training routines and choice of clothing. See more »

Quotes

Bu: Who would give you a sense of security? You should give yourself the sense of security.
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User Reviews

Not like other Jackie Chan movies.
4 February 2002 | by (Fredrikstad,Norway) – See all my reviews

This movie is not like other Jackie Chan movies,this movie concentrates more on the story and romance,rather than the fighting. It still has one really cool fight scene. I enjoyed this movie even though it was different,it got lots of humor and some romantic moments.

If you are looking for lots of fight scenes then this movie is not your first pic,but if you would like to see Jackie Chan in a different role,then this is the movie for you.


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