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Fantasy Mission Force (1983)

Mi ni te gong dui (original title)
A force of loners and fighters is put together to try and rescue Generals that are captured by the Japanese and save the war effort with the promise of gold and/or pardons of past crimes.

Director:

Yen-Ping Chu

Writer:

Hsin Wei (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jackie Chan ... Sammy (as Jacky Chan)
Brigitte Lin ... Lily (as Chan Hsia Lin)
Jimmy Wang Yu ... Don Wen (as Yu Wang)
Yueh Sun ... Old Sun
David Tao ... Billy (as Tao Da Way)
Jing Fang ... General
Shiu Bu Lia Shiu Bu Lia ... Stone
Frankie Kao ... Grease Lightning
Adam Cheng ... Amazon Leader (as Adam Cheng Siu-Chow)
Ling Chang ... Emily
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Chang Chung
Hung Lieh Chen
Fu Hung Cheng
Pin Chin Pin Chin
Ti Chin
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Storyline

Similar to "The Dirty Dozen" or one of that nature. Japan is trying to take over the world and the generals of the allied forces trying to stop the Japanese have been taken prisoner. A force of loners and fighters is put together to try and rescue the generals and save the war effort with the promise of gold and/or pardons of past crimes. Written by Ron Plumley <Ron@PeachNet.EDU>

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Country:

Taiwan | Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin | Cantonese

Release Date:

13 February 1983 (Taiwan) See more »

Also Known As:

Dragon Attack See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Cheung Ming Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Most of the score from Halloween (1978) is included during suspense sequences. See more »

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Early, when Capt. Don Wen is offering Billy the job, he says "Old Sun's in... There's money in it." Billy's response is "If Old Sun and Lightnin' are in, there must be money in it. Count me in, too." Capt. Wen never mentions Greased Lightning previously, meaning Billy is replying with information he couldn't possibly know. See more »

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Stone: [scared] I'll go anywhere you go.
Old Sun: I'm gonna crap
[slaps stone]
Stone: Shit!
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The greatest film of ALL TIME!
29 April 2001 | by GraeSSee all my reviews

It isn't the greatest film of all time, of course, but it is certainly one of the oddest. No matter how many times I see this film (and I've seen it quite a bit) I never get tired of the relentless, manic energy this film spews from the screen.

The plot is so inane that I'm tempted to ignore it. It may or may not take place during the Second World War- in any case, the Japanese invade Canada, and, in the process, capture Abraham Lincoln and a handful of other dignitaries. This situation is of course intolerable to our Chinese allies, who immediately hire a crack team of mercenaries to rescue the captives. Wackiness ensues.

At various points we encounter a village full of leopard skin-clad amazons led by some guy in a tuxedo, a haunted house full of hopping zombies, a ridiculous song & dance number in a restaurant, and an army of Japanese Road Warrior-style Nazis who surf on top of old American muscle cars. The movie is hilarious, and, as far as I'm concerned, a must watch.


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