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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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Stephen Chow, Erica Lee (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Stephen Chow ... Wan Tin-Sau
Karen Mok ... Sister Cuckoo
Cecilia Cheung ... Lau Piu-Piu
Man-Tat Ng ... Mao
Kai Man Tin
Chi-Sing Lam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Po Chun Chan Po Chun Chan ... Peter
Joe Cheng ... Informer (as Joe Cheng Cho)
Man-Fai Cheng Man-Fai Cheng ... Hung's man
Mo-Chan Chik Mo-Chan Chik ... C.I.B.
Kwok-Ping Choi ... Hitman in the church
Lung Dai Lung Dai ... Master Lung
Min Hun Fung ... Pui's first boyfriend
Woon Ling Hau ... Hung's granny
Clarence Hui ... Nightclub Mobster
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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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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

13 February 1999 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Kigekiô See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Includes English audio and subtitles. See more »

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Spoofs The Matrix (1999) See more »

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A breakthrough for Stephen Chow...
12 December 1999 | by sychuSee all my reviews

It's a breakthrough for Stephen Chow; finally a Stephen's movie with substance. Unexpectedly creative, it's like another version of Forrest Gump; you never know what you gonna get. You want action? You want romance? You want comedy? You want drama? The movie has it all.


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