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Tang Bohu dian Qiuxiang (1993)

A scholar in search of true love. Disguising himself as a houseboy, he indentures himself to a rich family in order to pursue the ravishing servant girl who has stolen his heart.

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Cast

Credited cast:
... Tong Pak Foo
... Chen Heung
... Chuck Chi-Shan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fai-Hung Chan
... Madam Wah
... Chussy
Tiet Wo Chu
Ying-Wai Ho
... Tu Chuen-Chang
Bei-Dak Lai ... Teacher
Kit Ying Lam ... Wife of Tong Pak Foo
Wai Lam ... King Ning
Kin-Yan Lee
... Mo Chong-Yuen
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A scholar in search of true love. Disguising himself as a houseboy, he indentures himself to a rich family in order to pursue the ravishing servant girl who has stolen his heart. Written by Towne 3, San Jose, Ca

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1 July 1993 (Hong Kong)  »

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Flirting Scholar  »

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The face and the clothing of Tu Chuen-Chang is bloody before he verifies the painting of Tong Pak Foo. When he is looking the painting, his face is clean and his clothing is not bloody. See more »

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laughing all the time
14 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

This is a typical Stephen Chow's commedy. Inside you see all the necessary elements: jokes, love, kungfu. Well, the story is not new. This is a traditional Hong Kong/Chinese story, but the reproduction in this new style has been quite successful. I must admit that this movie has given me one and a half-hour of continuous laughing. However, this is a very "Hong-Kong-ish" movie. I think only Hong Kongese can appreciate its jokes. Because of difference in culture and inability of translating exactly, non-HongKongese may find the movie stupid and uninteresting. If only Hong Kong people rated this title, I'm sure the rating would be higher.


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