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Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)

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When a teenager, Chun-Li witnesses the kidnapping of her father by wealthy crime lord M. Bison. When she grows up, she goes into a quest for vengeance and becomes the famous crime-fighter of the Street Fighter universe.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Chun-Li
... Charlie Nash
... Bison / Vega (Japan)
... Gen
... Det. Maya Sunee
... Cantana
... Vega / Balrog (Japan)
... Balrog / Bison (Japan)
... Zhilan (as Pei Pei Cheng)
... Xiang
Inez Yan ... Chun-Li (5 yrs)
Elizaveta Kiryukhina ... Rose
Emilze Junqueira ... Jeanne Xiang
Katherine Pemberton ... Chun-Li (10 yrs)
Siri Sirijane ... Liu
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Chun-Li lives a calm life with her father, when one day, the local mobster Bison kidnaps her father. After her mother's death, she embarks into a quest to rescue her kidnapped father from the clutches of powerful criminal lord Bison. Written by paulrichard

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Some fight for power. Some fight for us.

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence and martial arts action, and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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27 February 2009 (USA)  »

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Street Fighter: La leyenda  »

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Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,721,110, 1 March 2009, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$8,742,261

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$12,764,201
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Trivia

A potential sequel with Ryu and Ken was planned but was cancelled due of the poor box office performances of the film. See more »

Goofs

Bison is the child of Irish missionaries. The actors portraying him as a teenager and adult are appropriate, but when he is gravely ill in the orphanage, the camera zooms on an apparently Asian baby. See more »

Quotes

Charlie Nash: [akwardly] Charlie Nash! Interpol!
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Connections

Version of Street Fighter II' Turbo: Hyper Fighting (1992) See more »

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Concerto For Piano No. 1 In E Minor op. 11: Allegro Maestoso
Written by Frédéric Chopin
Arranged by Jim Long
Courtesy of Crucial Music Corporation
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Not worth the time
27 February 2009 | by See all my reviews

This movie was terrible to put it simply. I wasn't expecting it to be great, but I wasn't expecting it to be as bad as it was. It seemed that they took a really bad, wannabe Kung-Fu movie added some Street Fighter names and thought that would good enough to pass it off as a Street Fighter movie. Horrible, almost nonexistent plot, bad acting, and terrible fight scenes make this movie not worth the time it takes to watch it. At times it was funny though, but not intentionally. When certain characters try to be serious or they throw out some line they think would be good catch phrase you can't help but laugh at how poor the acting was.


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