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A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)

Sien lui yau wan III: Dou dou dou (original title)
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Basically a retread of the first movie, in which the evil Tree Spirit is back with yet another ghost played by Joey Wong. The Swordsman Yen and Leslie Cheung characters are replaced by a ... See full summary »

Directors:

Siu-Tung Ching, Hark Tsui (uncredited)

Writers:

Roy Szeto, Hark Tsui
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tony Chiu-Wai Leung ... Fong (as Chiu Wai Leung)
Joey Wang ... Lotus
Jacky Cheung ... Yin
Nina Li Chi ... Butterfly
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yiu-Sing Cheung Yiu-Sing Cheung ... Rascal
Choi-Chow Hoh Choi-Chow Hoh ... Rascal
Shun Lau ... Bai Yun
Siu-Ming Lau ... Tree Devil
Yuk-Ting Lau ... Jade
Waise Lee
Kwong Leung Wong ... Man at Teahouse
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Storyline

Basically a retread of the first movie, in which the evil Tree Spirit is back with yet another ghost played by Joey Wong. The Swordsman Yen and Leslie Cheung characters are replaced by a Buddhist Abbot and disciple (Tony Leung). Jacky Cheung also pops up again, this time as a money-grabbing swordsman with a neat bag of tricks. Written by Paul Mason <panurge@tcp-ip.or.jp>

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Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | Mandarin

Release Date:

18 July 1991 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Sien lui yau wan III: Do do do See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Hmmm....
22 December 1998 | by IssicSee all my reviews

Following the great HK tradition of sequels, this is the third (and last) in line. Made four years after the original, it's not a bad film, with some big shoes to fill, but the storyline by now is predictable as. Also, only one person from the original cast! However Tony Leung is very charming as the monk who is finding himself falling in love, and Joey Wong is again ethereal as the ghost. Well, it's a fair attempt but the magic's gone.


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