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Directors:
Dante Lam
Donnie Yen (co-director)
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Release Date:
24 June 2003 (Hong Kong) See more »
Tagline:
A new age of darkness is dawning See more »
Plot:
It's a high-kicking battle on the dark side when an ace vampire slayer and his beautiful sidekicks wage the ultimate martial-arts showdown with one of the most dangerous of the undead. | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
10 wins & 1 nomination See more »
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(7 articles)
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Charlene Choi ... Helen
Gillian Chung ... Gypsy

Ekin Cheng ... Reeve

Edison Chen ... Kazaf

Anthony Chau-Sang Wong ... Prada

Mickey Hardt ... Duke Dekotes

Josie Ho ... Lila

Jackie Chan ... Jackie Fong

Karen Mok ... Ivy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Marky Lee Campbell ... Vampire Boz
Philip Chen ... Vampire Lebrow
Mandy Chiang ... Momoko

Jason Chong ... Jackie Chan (English Revoice)

Michael Clements ... Vampire Nobals

Don Ferguson ... Vampire Train
Ryûki Kitaoka
Maggie Lau ... Nurse Maggie
Winnie Leung ... Deborah
Bey Logan ... Vampire John

Ricardo Mamood-Vega ... Ethan (as Ricardo Mamood)
Robert Meister ... Vampire Elron

Digger Mesch ... Vampire Thomas
Philip Ng ... Ambulance Vampire
Daniel Patrick O'Neill ... Vampire Dan (as Daniel O'Neill)
Simon Robida ... Vampire Zoolander
Tung So ... Vampire fighting Reeve at alley

Mark Strange ... Vampire Smashing

Matthew Sturgess ... Vampire Food

Daniel Whyte ... Vampire Ice

Directed by
Dante Lam 
Donnie Yen (co-director)
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Hing-Ka Chan  writer
Wai Lun Ng  (as Jack Ng)

Produced by
Carl Chang .... producer
Kingman Cho .... assistant producer (as Ging-man Cho)
Tomous Leung .... associate producer
Bey Logan .... associate producer
Albert Yeung .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Kwong Wing Chan 
 
Cinematography by
Man Po Cheung (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Ki-hop Chan  (as Ki Hop Chan)
 
Production Design by
Chung Man Yee 
 
Art Direction by
Bill Lui 
 
Costume Design by
Connie Au-Yeung 
 
Makeup Department
Miko Chu .... makeup artist
Samuel Wong .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Sylvia Liu .... production manager
Yuk-Lam Pang .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Josephine Chan .... third assistant director
Cheong Leung Tim .... first assistant director
Eddy Yeung .... fourth assistant director
Maggie Yeung .... second assistant director
Man-Kei Yiu .... fifth assistant director
 
Sound Department
Chung Wai Leung .... sound recordist
Kinson Tsang .... sound editor
George Lee Yiu-Keung .... sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Desmond Chan .... visual effects
Jesse Ho .... animator
Harry Ching Wei Hung .... lighting and texture artist: Menfond Electronic Art
Keith Leung .... digital compositor
Eddy Wong .... visual effects supervisor
Peggy Wong .... visual effects producer
Victor Wong .... visual effects supervisor
Kwok-Leung Yu .... visual effects
 
Stunts
Chris Fazikas .... stunts
Don Ferguson .... stunts
David Ismalone .... stunts
Li Jing .... stunts
Yu Kang .... stunts
In Seob Lee .... additional stunt double: Jackie Chan
Heng Li .... stunts
Tung So .... stunts
Kenji Tanigaki .... action choreographer
Jack Wai-Leung Wong .... action choreographer
Gang Wu .... stunts
Hua Yan .... action choreographer
Hua Yan .... stunts
Donnie Yen .... action director
Nan Zhang .... stunts
Jackie Chan .... stunt performer (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Man-Ching Ng .... gaffer
Rocky Tsang .... first assistant camera
Jimmy Wong .... Steadicam operator: second unit
Jimmy Wong .... camera operator: second unit
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Man Kit Chow .... costume assistant
Jessie Dai .... assistant costume designer
Ping Tong .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Jeff Pavlik .... assistant editor (re-cut)
 
Music Department
David Klotz .... music editor (additional music: US version)
 
Other crew
Bob Buchholz .... english language director
Fun-Nai Lee .... script supervisor
Phattana Sansumran .... key set production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Chin gei bin" - Hong Kong (original title)
"Vampire Effect" - USA (DVD title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for some violence (edited version)
Runtime:
107 min | USA:88 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Goofs:
Continuity: When Reeve is strangling both Gypsy and Helen, Gypsy looks down at the sword she is holding. In the first shot, the sword was different from the sword that Gypsy was holding a few scenes ago. As the shot changes, the sword becomes the same sword that Gypsy was holding earlier.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Cop Unbowed (2004)See more »
Soundtrack:
Change, Change, ChangeSee more »

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5 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Action?, 21 April 2006
Author: Phoebe Halliwell from Estonia

I think that there was too much action in the end? Don't you think that too? There was romance, adventure that just like told me to put 9 to this movie but action place was too long. I liked Reeve a bit. I didn't understand why did he have to die. I thought that one of the girls gonna die too but my lucky! No one else who I liked didn't die! How about you? What did you liked? I saw the movie twice actually. And after that I bought that too. It was worth it! Who did you liked best (person)?. The book was really, really, really cool. And the actresses and actors too. Everything was perfect....... What was the song name in the end? Will someone answer my questions too... PLEASE, please please?

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This movie made me die inside a little. lauraemiliek
couple of questions... Xeno_
What was cut out of the english version? laeuferin
OMG, What the HELL IS THIS SONG??? lady-dinobug
Helen's boyfriend = spike? clever-7
Watch the action skip the rest. actripxl
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