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Tricky Brains (1991)

Jing gu jyun ga (original title)
A trickster-for-hire, known as the Tricky Expert, is hired to ruin the lives of a father and son by making them think that he's a part of the family.

Director:

Jing Wong

Writer:

Jing Wong
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Cast

Credited cast:
Stephen Chow ... Koo Jing / Chi Man-Jing
Andy Lau ... Chi Man-Kit
Rosamund Kwan ... Lucy Ching
Chingmy Yau ... Banana Ho
Man-Tat Ng ... Yan-Chi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pak-Cheung Chan ... Cameo appearance (as Danny Chan)
Man-No Chen
Siu Cheung Siu Cheung
John Ching ... The Ultimate Expert
Charlie Cho ... Drugstore Clerk
Shu-Kei Chow Shu-Kei Chow
To-Hoi Kong To-Hoi Kong
Dion Lam
Foo-Wai Lam
Jameson Wa-Fan Lam ... (as Wah-Fan Lam)
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A trickster-for-hire, known as the Tricky Expert, is hired to ruin the lives of a father and son by making them think that he's a part of the family.

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Comedy | Romance

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | English

Release Date:

2 February 1991 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

The Ultimate Trickster See more »

Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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References All for the Winner (1990) See more »

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The Tricky Jing Koo
14 May 2001 | by WilsonLauSee all my reviews

This is the funniest chinese movie I've ever seen. It has a lot of stuff in it that you have to be chinese to understand though so I wouldn't recommend it to some of my friends. It was such a good movie that I had to go and buy it. Chow Sing Chi and Lau Tak Wah should do every movie together. They make such a good comedic team. The most memorable part of this movie for me was the suit Jing Koo was wearing at the club. Theres hundreds of great scenes though and I should single out just any one. 10 out of 10. Doesn't get any better than this.


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