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Kung Fu Monster (2018)

Wu lin guai shou (original title)
Set in the final years of the Ming Dynasty, when the nation is gifted a rare creature by the Bruneian Empire. A member of the Imperial Secret Police is tasked to tame the beast but ... See full summary »

Director:

Andrew Lau Wai-Keung (as Wai-Keung Lau)

Writer:

Chao Rong
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Cast

Credited cast:
Louis Koo
Cheney Chen
Bea Hayden Kuo
Bei-Er Bao
Taili Wang Taili Wang
Dongyu Zhou
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alex Fong
Peter Ho
Lianshun Kong Lianshun Kong
Sam Lee
Dawei Liang
Hao Liu Hao Liu
Ken Lo
Binlong Pan
Fiona Sit
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Set in the final years of the Ming Dynasty, when the nation is gifted a rare creature by the Bruneian Empire. A member of the Imperial Secret Police is tasked to tame the beast but realising that it is a kind creature by nature, he releases it from the palace and then elopes with the daughter of a man executed on false charges. His action prompts the palace to put a hefty bounty on the creature and now martial arts masters are hunting for it, hoping to earn the bounty.

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Action | Fantasy

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Country:

Hong Kong | China

Language:

Mandarin | Cantonese

Release Date:

12 December 2018 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Kung Fu Monster See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,576,368
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I love this cute monster!!!
18 April 2019 | by hangiwindSee all my reviews

This movie is one of my memorable Chinese movie. The cute monster is very good character and the story is so funny. I recommend this film!


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