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Dong wu shi jie (2018)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Thriller | 29 June 2018 (China)
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)
David Rayden ... Mr. Twitchy
Keith Shillitoe ... Prisoner Woody
Ke Su Ke Su ... Zhang Jingkun
Ge Wang Ge Wang ... Fatty Meng
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Storyline

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

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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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Aspect Ratio:

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

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They tried to hard!
26 July 2018 | by martimus-56459See all my reviews

My favorite Anime is Gyakkyou Burai Kaiji and so I watched this movie to in a way find out they just tried to hard to get away from the anime with these more Deadpool like effects and a different personality, that's also why many said it would be like Deadpool but it isn't anything like it! This movie completly goes over the Gyakkyou Burai Kaiji Ship plot of the first Season and tries to varie a bit with a somewhat different plot at the start on how or why he got there and why he needs to get back! Thoese Jumps with the clown just in a way simbolise how filthy and asshole like many of the people there are and he is the hero that fights through it wich isnt really in any way important and are mostly confusing! I found that the Anime Explanation was a bit better because it wasnt really as fast explained as it is in the movie! It is defenitly something for poeple that wont wanna see a really awesome and well crafted Anime! It would had potential if it was directly based on the Anime and not with so many confusing and really unessassary scenes! If you like stuff like this i can only recommend either watching the anime if you are more Live action oriented like this movie is then Liars Game is a really good Recommendation for you!


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