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Chin gei bin 2: Fa tou tai kam (2004)

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In the mythical land of Huadu, Charcoal Head, a humble boy born to rule an empire must undertake his journey to claim his throne. It is an epic action adventure combining romance, fantasy, comedy and cutting edge Hong Kong style martial artistry.

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Cast

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13th Master
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Blue Bird
Ying Qu ...
Empress Ya Ge
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Charcoal Head
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Blockhead (as Wilson Chen)
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Master Blackwood
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Peachy
Yueyun Liang ...
Slave buyer
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General Lone
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Lord of Armour Wei Cheng
Mou Kit ...
Slave
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Red Vulture
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High Priest Wei Liao
Sam Yu-Sum Chan ...
Slave
Xie Jing-Jing ...
Marshall Edo Bowman
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A cruel empress, a place where men are subservient to women. The empress' reign is disturbed by a prophecy saying a boy will rise to become king, and restore the male regime. Char, a humble boy, is born to be emperor. He and his adopted brother, Leaf, perform in a traveling show run by their adopted father, Blackwood. Thanks to their friend, Lao, the pair receive a stone with a map engraved on it. They set out on a quest for the treasure that the map is supposed to reveal. Two lovely yet lethal female warriors, Blue and Spring, join the boys on their journey. The youngsters encounter various challenges before they meet General Lone, a master swordsman who seeks to overthrow the empire. To do so he must first duel the Lord Of Armour. Written by darylc@tpg.com.au

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Blade of Kings  »

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$1,001,044 (Hong Kong) (13 August 2004)
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This film marks the acting debut of Jaycee Chan, 'Jackie Chan''s son. See more »

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Follows Vampire Effect (2003) See more »

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Love Invincible
Performed by TWINS
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Grade 'C' idol flick for teenagers and below
1 March 2005 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

Twins Effect II is about a war between males and females. Nothing to do with vampires so why is it called a sequel? A strong cast of pretty boys and cute girls, this movie has a flawed storyline and badly done CG effects. Considering it is a 2004 movie, the special effects are unacceptable. Even Stormraiders and A Man Called Hero look better than this movie.

Only watch this movie if you are interested to see the poor virgin acting skills of 23 year old lead character, son of Jackie Chan. I wonder if the director was paid to cast him in the movie instead of the other way.

Mao points: 5/10


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