A Chinese Ghost Story (1987) Poster


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Followed by 

Version of 

The Enchanting Shadow (1960)
based on the same story

Remade as 

A Chinese Ghost Story (2011)
Remake of this movie, but the story and character settings are changed.

Edited into 


The Evil Dead (1981)
ground level POV, tree branches attacking people

Referenced in 

Jin yan zi (1987)
Entourage: Chinatown (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue

Featured in 

A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)
Movie begins with a summary of the showdown from the first part.
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
Steven Fierberg mentions it. Also, footage of this movie is shown ("A Chinese Ghost Story").

Spoofed in 

Bu wen sao (1992)
James Wong and two other characters sing a song in one scene. The song is originally written for "Sien nui yau wan" but now they sing it with amended lyrics. This is an insider joke as James Wong wrote and performed the original song.
A Chinese Torture Chamber Story (1994)
The flying sex scene is a spoof of the flying swordaction in the original chinese ghost story.

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Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

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