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Hex vs. Witchcraft (1980)

Che dau che (original title)
A compulsive gambler with bad luck owes money to a violent gangster boss. A mysterious old man offers him a proposal to marry the ghost of his dead daughter in exchange for cash and an expensive apartment.

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James Yi Lui ...
Cai Tou (as I Lei)
Jenny Liang ...
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Ju Hua Pei ...
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Lap Ban Chan
Shen Chan ...
Brother Nine
Mu-Lien Chang
Ping Fong
Ging Man Fung
Ge Hsia
Ling Ling Hung
Yat Fan Lau
Hui Huang Lin
Meng Lo
Mona Lo
Min Min ...
Dealer Tsai
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A compulsive gambler with bad luck owes money to a violent gangster boss. A mysterious old man offers him a proposal to marry the ghost of his dead daughter in exchange for cash and an expensive apartment.

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