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Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)

Xia ri fu xing (original title)
5 HK cops (4 horny males) on vacation in Pattaya, Thailand, are told to contact an informant there but he gets murdered. They return to Hong Kong to contact his girlfriend and protect her. 3 other colleagues are busy fighting criminals.

Director:

Sammo Kam-Bo Hung

Writers:

Barry Haigh (as Barry Huigh), Kin Lo (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sammo Kam-Bo Hung ... Kidstuff / Fastbuck
Richard Ng ... Sandy
Eric Tsang ... Roundhead / Blockhead
Kiu Wai Miu ... Pagoda
Stanley Sui-Fan Fung ... Rawhide (as Shui-Fan Fung)
Sibelle Hu ... Swordflower / Chief Insp. Barbara Wu
John Sham ... Wormgrass / Johnny
Rosamund Kwan ... Wang Yi-Ching
Jackie Chan ... Muscles
Biao Yuen ... Ricky Fung
Fat Chung ... Moustached Assassin
Yasuaki Kurata ... Japanese Assassin
Richard Norton ... Caucasian Assassin
Andy Lau ... Associate of Muscles
Wu Ma ... Magic Expert
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Storyline

A police informant sent a letter containing sensitive information on an illegal drug operation to his friend, Yi-Ching. While on vacation in Thailand, the informant is assassinated by the drug lord's henchmen and, to cover-up their operation, they attempt to eliminate Yi-Ching and double-agent Lau. Back in Hong Kong, police detectives Muscles and Ricky Fung are assigned to protect Lau and Inspector Barbara Woo is assigned to protect Yi-Ching. She takes her to the hideout of the "Five Lucky Stars" and also enlists their help in bringing down the drug operation. Written by Oliver Chu

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Genres:

Action | Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | English | Japanese

Release Date:

15 August 1985 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars See more »

Filming Locations:

Pattaya, Thailand See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In Germany, this movie is known as part two of the "Powerman" trilogy with Wheels on Meals (1984) being part one, and Heart of a Dragon (1985) being part three. My Lucky Stars (1985) ("Tokyo Powerman" in Germany) is not part of this imaginary series. Despite the fact that the movies share many of their main and supporting actors, as well as staff members, the characters and storylines are totally unrelated. See more »

Goofs

When Muscles drives away in a car, the whole filming crew is visible in the cars backdoor window. See more »

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Action, stunts, comedy and women: one of the best Easters

"Xia ri fu xing" was the first movie by Sammo Hung, and I loved it. The stunts and the action is great and the story isn't stupid. The decrees are fun. Sammo Hung, Jackie Chan and the rest of the actors played super. You don't see very much blood, but they hit and kick and hit and kick...

This movie shows, that you can film super stunts, without special-effects, like in "The Matrix".


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