Sunday, August 10, 2008

337 HK MOVIE '80s : ‘ A Chinese Ghost Story '

‘ A Chinese Ghost Story '

Type :

One-word description :

Stars :
Leslie Cheung , Joey Wong

Director :

Ching Siu-Tung

About :

A hapless tax collector sheltered in a spooky monastery as he could not find a room in town. Despite the warning of a swordsman to leave that monastery, he put up a night there and he met a beautiful but mysterious maiden playing a lute ….

Main reason to see this movie :
A cult blockbuster of the ‘90s ! This remake of Betty Loh Ti’s classic ‘The Enchanting Shadow’ is a blend of action, romance, comedy and musical.

Rating :
4 ½ stars of 5


gordonofeast said...

i luv hk movie made in 80s & early 90s.. nowadays u dun c movies like tis classic anymore....sad

Priscillia said...

This is definitely one of the best blockbusters of the 90s. It possesses Hong Kong’s unique mixture of drama-action-romance. What amazes one is the beautifully choreographed and energetically staged action. Excellent !

Diane said...