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From Beijing with Love (1994)

Gwok chaan Ling Ling Chat (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Thriller | 14 September 1994 (USA)
An incompetent 007-wannabe is sent to locate a stolen dinosaur skull.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stephen Chow ... Ling Ling Chat
Anita Yuen ... Lee Heung Kam
Kar-Ying Law ... Tat Man Si (as Kar Ying Lau)
Kam-Kong Wong ... Commander Chan
Joe Cheng ... Killer with Metal Mouth
Pauline Chan ... Killer with Flame-Throwing Bra
Lik-Chi Lee ... Man about to be Executed
Johnny Tang Johnny Tang ... Man about to be Executed (as Siu Juen Dang)
See-Ho Leung See-Ho Leung ... Man about to be Executed
Yat-Fei Wong ... Man about to be Executed
Kin-Yan Lee Kin-Yan Lee ... Regent Motel's Manager
Rongguang Yu ... Ling Ling Yee
Sau-Ming Tsang Sau-Ming Tsang ... Man from Hunan
Chun Yip Chun Yip ... Deputy Commander Chan
Ming-Wah Koo Ming-Wah Koo ... Firing Squad Commander
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Storyline

After a giant dinosaur skull is stolen, the head of the Chinese secret police decides to assign the case to the force's most incompetent reject: a rural butcher who stands around all day drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred). With a trunkload of insanely useless gadgets and a contact who constantly tries to kill him, the young agent must locate the skull and find out just what is going on here. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Details

Official Sites:

Hong Kong Cinemagic Gallery

Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | Mandarin | English

Release Date:

14 September 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bons baisers de Pékin See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (DVD)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The title is a parody of the James Bond film From Russia with Love (1963) which had already been the subject of a title spoof with an asian locale i.e. "From Hong Kong With Love" [See: From Hong Kong with Love (1975)]. See more »

Goofs

When Ling Ling Chai is about to jump over the wall with his magic box, Siu Kam turns her back to him. Next shot is a close-up on the box on the floor, and Siu Kam is clearly standing opposite to him according to the position of her feet. Then we see her turning back to him. See more »

Quotes

Ling Ling Chai: I thought Organization had forgotten me already.
The Commander: How could it be? Even a tissue or underpants have their own value.
Ling Ling Chai: This analogy is really superb.
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Connections

Spoofs From Russia with Love (1963) See more »

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Hong Kong action at it's silliest
3 June 2000 | by grrossSee all my reviews

If you have ever watched a James Bond film and aren't all that particular about having a believable plot then you will more than likely find this to be a screamingly funny film. It sends up the genre and makes no apologies,from the over the top villain, to a 'Q' clone who borders on the insane,to a Femme Fatale of questionable allegiance this film has it all. A definite must see for anyone who likes a good laugh.


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