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Chinese Zodiac (2012)
"Sap ji sang ciu" (original title)

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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nathan Boyd ...
Auction Executor
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Terry Hackett ...
Auction Executor
Sang-woo Kwon ...
Simon (as Kwone Sang Woo)
John Paisley ...
Sir Charlton
Cui Haobo ...
Chinese Ambassador
Fan Liao ...
David
Xingtong Yao ...
Coco
Lanxin Zhang ...
Bonnie
Qingxiang Wang ...
Professor Guan
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Catherine de Sichel
Vincent Sze ...
Michael Morgan
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Michael's Bodyguard
Pierre-Benoist Varoclier ...
Leon - Coco's Boyfriend
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Michael's Bodyguard
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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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Rated PG-13 for martial arts action, some violent content and brief nudity. | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

Armour of God III  »

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Trivia

Jackie Chan set a Guinness World Record in the film for "Most Credits in One Movie". Chan carried out 15 of the major creative movie-making roles for the film, including Director, Producer, Actor, Fight Choreographer and Composer, breaking the previous record of 11 credits held by Robert Rodriguez. 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 Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Shi Er Sheng Xiao (12 Zodiacs)
Music and Lyrics by Leehom Wang
Performed by Leehom Wang
[Theme song]
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User Reviews

 
Jackie Chan of 1980's 1990's is back
29 December 2012 | by (Coimbatore, India) – See all my reviews

Went in with a load of expectations as it was jackie's full fledged action movie after a long time ........ and sequel of a highly entertaining "Armour of God" added more zeal to the expectations ... movie starts off with a superb stunt with jackie trademark of riskiness written all over ... then movie movie moves off superfast with stunts, comedy and entertainment all through the way ... 2 and half hours runs without brakes ..... jackie is wonderful throughout the film ... though the movie misses jackieism of 80's and 90's a little bit , still the magic works .........

verdict: Jackie's show throughout - highly entertaining ... action fans don't miss it ;)


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