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Chin gei bin 2: Fa tou tai kam (2004)

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In the mythical land of Huadu, Charcoal Head, a humble boy born to rule an empire must undertake his journey to claim his throne. It is an epic action adventure combining romance, fantasy, comedy and cutting edge Hong Kong style martial artistry.

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Patrick Leung, Corey Yuen (as Cory Yuen)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlene Choi ... 13th Master
Gillian Chung ... Blue Bird
Ying Qu Ying Qu ... Empress Ya Ge
Jaycee Chan ... Charcoal Head
Bo-lin Chen ... Blockhead
Tony Ka Fai Leung ... Master Blackwood
Edison Chen ... Peachy
Yueyun Liang Yueyun Liang ... Slave buyer
Donnie Yen ... General Lone
Jackie Chan ... Lord of Armour Wei Cheng
Mou Kit Mou Kit ... Slave
Bingbing Fan ... Red Vulture
Daniel Wu ... High Priest Wei Liao
Sam Yu-Sum Chan Sam Yu-Sum Chan ... Slave
Xie Jing-Jing Xie Jing-Jing ... Marshall Edo Bowman
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Storyline

A cruel empress, a place where men are subservient to women. The empress' reign is disturbed by a prophecy saying a boy will rise to become king, and restore the male regime. Char, a humble boy, is born to be emperor. He and his adopted brother, Leaf, perform in a traveling show run by their adopted father, Blackwood. Thanks to their friend, Lao, the pair receive a stone with a map engraved on it. They set out on a quest for the treasure that the map is supposed to reveal. Two lovely yet lethal female warriors, Blue and Spring, join the boys on their journey. The youngsters encounter various challenges before they meet General Lone, a master swordsman who seeks to overthrow the empire. To do so he must first duel the Lord Of Armour. Written by darylc@tpg.com.au

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Official Sites:

Twins effect 2 [Hong Kong]

Country:

Hong Kong | China

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

12 August 2004 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Blade of Kings See more »

Filming Locations:

Yunnan, China

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,001,044 (Hong Kong), 13 August 2004, Limited Release
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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This film marks the acting debut of Jaycee Chan, 'Jackie Chan''s son. See more »

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Follows Vampire Effect (2003) See more »

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Silly, Confused, Bad Acting – A Complete Mess
19 September 2006 | by Claudio CarvalhoSee all my reviews

When I saw the trailer of "Fa Dou Daai Jin", I found it very attractive, with many special effects, wonderful landscapes and a nice cast and I decided to watch this movie on video. Unfortunately the screenplay is very silly and confused, never working as a comedy or an action movie. The acting is awful, especially Charlene Choi and her constant smile and Jaycee Chan. The name of Jackie Chan in the credits is only to attract his fans and sell the movie, since he has a very short participation of a few minutes. In the end, I found this boring movie a complete mess and waste of time. Directors Patrick Leung and Corey Yuen should know that a great budget and special effects alone do not make a good movie. My vote is two.

Title (Brazil): "A Dinastia da Espada" ("The Dynasty of the Sword")


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