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The Nine Demons (1984)

Jiu zi tian mo (original title)
| Action, Horror
After selling his soul to the devil, Joey is given the power to control 9 demons. With their help, Joey must save his childhood friend Gary from a bloody massacre.

Director:

Cheh Chang

Writer:

Kuang Ni (screenplay)
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Credited cast:
Tien-Chi Cheng ... Joey
Li Wang ... Roland
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fu-Chien Chang
Peng Chang Peng Chang
Sheng Chiang ... Master Fu
Chung Fei Hsu Chung Fei Hsu
Chien-sheng Li Chien-sheng Li
Chung-Yi Li Chung-Yi Li
Ruo-yu Liu Ruo-yu Liu
Yin-Shang Liu
Feng Lu ... Master Law
Ching-Shun Mao Ching-Shun Mao ... (as Ching Hsien Mao)
Te-Yun Pei
Chi-tuan Te Chi-tuan Te
Chung Ting Chung Ting
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Joey and Gary, two childhood friends who are both well versed in the deadly martial arts, are the only two remaining survivors of a ruthless coup, perpetrated by mutinous servants, against Gary's family estate. With Gary in captivity, about to be executed, Joey accidentally stumbles into the underworld (hell) while trying to escape, where he meets the prince of darkness himself. Left with no other options, Joey sells his soul to the devil in exchange for the power to control nine vicious demons that will aid him in his quest to rescue his friend and restore his estate. Joey's actions however end up having unintended consequences, eventually leading to a bloody power struggle between rival factions. Written by Shahram Ahmadi

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B-grade, but still have it good times
20 February 2003 | by gila_filmSee all my reviews

A young man, Gary, make a pact with the Dark Prince of Hell in order to get revenge for his father's dead. He granted unearthly powers and a necklace containing nine demons who aid him. Gery manages to fulfill his needs but the demons' thirst for blood is so cannot hold and Gary makes new enemies who are out to stop his evil rampage.

I remember when the first time I watched this flick, I'm just a little kid. On that time, this movie is succeed to either entertains and frightened me, because it sort of mix of Wu Xia and Horror movies. I'm so amazed by this.

And right now, I wonder how it still can amuse me. Defenitely worth watch for everybody that claimed him/her self as Wu Xia fans.

7/10


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Language:

Mandarin

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