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Needing You... (2000)

Goo naam gwa neui (original title)
Wah and Kinki both working at the same department of a computer company. Both of them are not getting on very well initially, but friendship develops when they get to know each other after ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Andy Cheung / The Cupid Express
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Fiona Leung ...
Fiona Yu
Ho-Yin Wong ...
Roger Young (as Raymond Wong)
Shiu Hung Hui ...
Ronald (as Hui Siu Hung)
Florence Kwok ...
Kitty
Suet Lam ...
Martin (as Lam Suet)
Kenny Kung
Sylvia Lai ...
Roger's Mother
Gabriel Harrison ...
Dan (as Hoi Chun Kit)
Andy Tse ...
Mr. Ko
Fu May
Englie Kwok
Vanessa Chu ...
Kinki's Sister
Terence Lam
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Wah and Kinki both working at the same department of a computer company. Both of them are not getting on very well initially, but friendship develops when they get to know each other after a while. When Wah starts to realize his emergent fondness for Kinki, his ex-girlfriend reappears and plans to gain back his affection. In addition, he notices that his ex-girlfriend arranges a guy to pair up with Kinki. At the same time, his supervisor would like to lay him off at work... Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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23 June 2000 (Hong Kong)  »

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Gu nan gua nu  »

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Trivia

The scene in which Andy Cheung hops on a black motorcycle contains a musical score by Lowell Lo, which is used in the films All About Ah-Long (1989) (All About Ah Long) and The Big Heat (1988) (The Big Heat). Both films were also directed by Johnnie To. See more »

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Spoofs A Moment of Romance (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

GAN QING XIAN SANG
(Needing You...Theme)
Composed by Cacine Wong
Lyrics by Xi Lin
Performed by Sammi Cheng
Arranged by Tsang-Hei Chiu & Paul Lin
Chorus by Olivia Chow
Produced by Tsang-Hei Chiu
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Yet another whiny Sammi Cheng role
26 November 2003 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

Hong Kong seems to love Sammi Cheng in whiny, helpless roles, as evident by her slew of Hong Kong Film Awards acting nominations - for this movie, Love on a Diet (both with Andy Lau), and Fighting for Love (with Tony Leung). While I looked past her annoying character in Love on a Diet because I found its weight-loss theme inspirational, both this movie and Fighting for Love - typical romantic comedies - are merely tolerable, good for a couple of chuckles. Though I understand Sammi's acting range isn't that wide, it's a pity that the Queen of Cantopop is perpetually relegated to such grating cheeseball roles. 6/10


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