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The Twins Effect II (2004)
"Chin gei bin 2: Fa tou tai kam" (original title)

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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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General Lone
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13th Master
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Red Vulture
Sam Chan Yu-Sum ...
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Xie Jing-Jing ...
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Yueyun Liang ...
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Nga Lee ...
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High Priest Wei Liao
Ying Qu ...
Empress Ya Ge
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Charcoal Head
Bo-lin Chen ...
Blockhead (as Wilson Chen)
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Master Blackwood
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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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$1,001,044 (Hong Kong) (13 August 2004)

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$1,871,958 (Hong Kong) (27 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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The Twins are at it again....
17 November 2004 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

Like in many of their previous movies twins again failed at their latest attempt to portray themselves as serious actors.

Like many of their past movies only true twins fans can really enjoy this movie that lacks a decent plot line. Jaycee Chan (son of Jackie Chan) makes his first and only appearance to date in a film and after seeing his poor performance I recommend that he stick with music.

The only bright part to this poorly made movie is the small appearance of Jackie Chan to add some flavour to this movie.

To all the twins fans out their you would probably enjoy this but to all the other serious movie goers I would not really recommend it.


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