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Dong wu shi jie (2018)

A man finds himself deep in debt and is coerced to board a ship that hosts a risky gambling party.

Director:

Yan Han

Writers:

Nobuyuki Fukumoto (comic "Tobaku mokushiroku Kaiji"), Yan Han (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yi Feng Li ... Zheng Kaisi
Dongyu Zhou ... Liu Qing
Michael Douglas ... Anderson
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bingkun Cao Bingkun Cao ... Li Jun
Eric Heise Eric Heise ... Prisoner Eric
Alberto Lancellotti ... Luca
Yijuan Li
Archibald C. McColl IV Archibald C. McColl IV ... Cheater (as Archibald C. McColl)
Keith Shillitoe ... Prisoner Woody
Ge Wang Ge Wang ... Fatty Meng
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Muddling along without any aim, the hero Zheng Kaisi accomplishes nothing and is in debt of several millions because of borrowing money from friends. In order to pay the debt, he boards a ship called "Destiny" to attend a mysterious gambling party at the instigation of someone. Once he wins, his debts can be canceled.The game rule seems very simple. Participants shall take pokers marked with "rock, paper, and scissors" as props for seizing the star sign of the opponent. However, in the face of a group of desperate gamblers, any little flaw can be utilized in the game.

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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin | English | Italian | French | Arabic

Release Date:

29 June 2018 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Animal World See more »

Filming Locations:

Beijing, China See more »

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.66 : 1
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Version of Gyakkyô burai Kaiji (2007) See more »

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Best Kaiji live-action
19 July 2018 | by edgy-827-486965See all my reviews

Much better than japanese one, and very close to anime series, but have more darker tone and I really like it. Scenes with clown... well its intertaining and its original plot-line and I really can't seat 2+ hours without this scenes. Its a good idea, but not all can understand this. So its very good... remake? I think.


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