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Hei kek ji wong (1999)

A bar girl hires a struggling actor to give her acting lessons so that she can feign a greater interest in her customers. The longer they work together, the more they find they have in common.

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Credited cast:
... Wan Tin-sau
... Cuckoo To
... Piu-Piu
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joe Cheng ... (as Joe Cheng Cho)
Man-Fai Cheng
Mo-Chan Chik
Clarence Hui ... Nightclub Mobster
Chi-Sing Lam
... Director
... Hollywood Producer
Terence Tsui ... Delivery boy
Ben Yuen
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A bar girl hires a struggling actor to give her acting lessons so that she can feign a greater interest in her customers. The longer they work together, the more they find they have in common.

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Spoofs The Big Boss (1971) See more »

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hong-kong slapstick comedy
21 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

A nobody actor tries to make it in the movie industry. Meanwhile, on the sides he teaches acting: A call girl learns to act like a virgin, and small time bullies learn to act tough.

If you like asian humor, you'll love this one. Me and my friends had a good laugh watching the situation comic in this movie. If you have a 12 year old sense of humor like us you'll be rolling on the floor. Much better than the tepid, often uninspired US comedies.

FYI: $7 hong-kong = $1 US, that will help you see how cheap the characters are.


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