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The Seventh Curse (1986)

Yuan Zhen-Xia yu Wei Si-Li (original title)
A young heroic cop in the jungle of Thailand attempts to rescue a beautiful girl from being sacrificed to the "Worm Tribe" she belongs to. As a result, the cop is damned with seven "Blood ... See full summary »

Director:

Ngai Choi Lam

Writers:

Jing Wong (screenplay), Kai-Chi Yuen
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yun-Fat Chow ... Wei (as Chow Yun Fat)
Siu-Ho Chin ... Dr. Yuan Chen-Hsieh
Maggie Cheung ... Tsai-Hung
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ken Boyle Ken Boyle ... The Professor
Hung Chen Hung Chen
Bing-Chuen Cheung Bing-Chuen Cheung
Kwok-Keung Choi Kwok-Keung Choi
Yuen Chor ... Chu
Joyce Godenzi
Shu-Yuan Hsu Shu-Yuan Hsu
Sibelle Hu ... Su
Hsin Nan Hung
Farlie Ruth Kordica Farlie Ruth Kordica
Yasuaki Kurata ... Captain Ho
Chi Tai Lam Chi Tai Lam
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A young heroic cop in the jungle of Thailand attempts to rescue a beautiful girl from being sacrificed to the "Worm Tribe" she belongs to. As a result, the cop is damned with seven "Blood Curses" which burst through his leg periodically. When the seventh bursts, he will die, but Betsy, the beauty he saved stops the curse with an antidote that lasts only one year, so on the advice of Wisely (Chow yun Fat) he heads back to Thailand to find a permanent cure. Action ensues as the cop and cohorts battle the evil sorcerer of the Worm Tribe, a hideous bloodthirsty baby like creature and "Old Ancestor," a skeleton with glowing blue eyes that transforms into a monster that is a cross between Rodan and Alien. Written by Chris rutkowski <rcd1215@mail.purduenc.edu>

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | English | Mandarin

Release Date:

17 October 1986 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

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Mono

Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Alternate Versions

The UK version loses a scene where Tsui Sau-Lai uses a knife to cut open her breast. You still see her take the knife towards her breast but the actual cutting and blood-letting has gone. See more »

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Only suitable for people with an IQ over 160!
14 September 2001 | by DJ InfernoSee all my reviews

This Eastern movie has it all: Indiana Jones-like action, martial arts-performances, naked chicks, splatter, gore and monsters which look like if they were taken from an old Godzilla-movie. Don´t take this flick too serious in any way, folks! It´s the purest stupidity but great fun to watch! John Woo-star Chow Yun Fat is in, but his role is small and not very important for the film. Just another movie to laugh your head off! Highly recommended for your next trash video party!!!


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