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Sap ji sang ciu (2012)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure | 18 October 2013 (USA)
A man searches the world for a set of mystic artifacts - 12 bronze heads of the animals from the Chinese zodiac.

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Storyline

Asian Hawk (Jackie Chan) leads a mercenary team to recover several lost artifacts from the Old Summer Palace, the bronze heads of the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals which was looted by foreigners in the 1800s. Assisted by a Chinese student and a Parisian lady, Hawk stops at nothing to accomplish the mission. Written by Immanuel Ambhara

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Twelve heads. Five continents. One man.

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Action | Adventure

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for martial arts action, some violent content and brief nudity. | See all certifications »

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18 October 2013 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$354,294 (Hong Kong), 20 December 2012, Limited Release

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$171,339,013
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In China,This has become Jackie chan's highest grossing box-office film. See more »

Goofs

When Chan catches the pepper shaker it is right side up. In the next shot it is now upside down. See more »

Connections

Follows Lung hing foo dai (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

Opening: the Beauty and Destruction of the Summer Palace
Music Composed and produced by Roc Chen
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User Reviews

 
A Typical Jackie Chan Film
12 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

The international thief JC (Jackie Chan) and his team are hired to steal two bronze heads of the Chinese Zodiac by the MP Corporation that is specialized in supply stolen relics to auctions. After many incidents, JC befriends the women Coco (Helen Yao) and Catherine (Laura Weissbecker) and together with his crew, they live intense adventures and betrayals.

"Sap ji sang ciu", a.k.a. "Chinese Zodiac", is a typical Jackie Chan Film, with a naive and funny full of action story. The beginning is breathtaking, with JC rolling and passing by an army and makes the movie worthwhile watching. My vote is six.

Title (Brazil): "Operação Zodíaco" ("Zodiac Operation")


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