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Chinaman's Chance: America's Other Slaves (2008)

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1870's America. A Chinese immigrant falsely accused of murdering a white woman is viciously hunted down; he'll have to prove his innocence in a time when people of color had "no legal rights" and could be bought and sold for a profit.

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Aki Aleong
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Reggie Lee ... Sing
Timothy Bottoms ... Thomas
Jason Connery ... Sam
Coolio ... Roger
Danny Trejo ... Manolo
Ernest Borgnine ... Judge Holliday
Olivia Hussey ... Mrs. Duncan
Lorenzo Lamas ... Father Smith
Christopher Atkins ... Jacob
Geoffrey Lewis ... Lewis
Martin Kove ... Sheriff Jones
Edward Albert ... Charles
Aki Aleong ... Leongsing / Akong
Bo Svenson ... Foreman Bo
Theresa Russell ... Mrs. Williams
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Storyline

1870's America. A Chinese immigrant falsely accused of murdering a white woman is viciously hunted down; he'll have to prove his innocence in a time when people of color had "no legal rights" and could be bought and sold for a profit. Written by Aki Leonard Gonzales Aleong

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When you don't have a chance in Hell, you have a Chinaman's chance!


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

I Am Somebody: No Chance in Hell See more »

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Budget:

$2,800,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Aki Aleong wins the award for Best First Director at the 2010 Swansea Bay Film Festival / United Kingdom, of which Catherine-Zeta Jones is a patron. See more »

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Journey Not The End
Written by Aki Aleong
Performed by Aki Aleong
Courtesy of Right Door Productions
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