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The Mad Monk (1993) (Blu-ray) (Hong Kong Version) Blu-ray Region All

Stephen Chow (Actor) | Anita Mui (Actor) | Maggie Cheung Man Yuk (Actor) | Ng Man Tat (Actor)
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All Editions Rating: Customer Review Rated Bad 6 - 6.5 out of 10 (4)

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Johnnie To and Stephen Chow collaborated for the first time in 1992 in Justice, My Foot! which turned out to be a box-office hit. The following year, they made The Mad Monk based on a legendary folk hero who helps the poor and upholds justice by fighting against corrupt officials. Stephen Chow successfully turns this figure into a hilarious character! Co-starring award-winning actor Anthony Wong, Maggie Cheung and Chow's longtime collaborator Ng Man Tat, The Mad Monk will surely delight all fans of Hong Kong comedy!

Petty and arrogant deity Dragon Fighter Lo Han (Stephen Chow) wages a bet to alter the fates of three unfortunate people on earth. He therefore reincarnates as a monk and starts changing the lives of a beggar (Anthony Wong), a prostitute (Maggie Cheung) and a killer...

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Product Title: The Mad Monk (1993) (Blu-ray) (Hong Kong Version) 濟公 (1993) (Blu-ray) (香港版) 济公 (1993) (Blu-ray) (香港版) 濟公 (1993) (Blu-ray) (香港版) The Mad Monk (1993) (Blu-ray) (Hong Kong Version)
Artist Name(s): Stephen Chow (Actor) | Anita Mui (Actor) | Maggie Cheung Man Yuk (Actor) | Ng Man Tat (Actor) | Anthony Wong (Actor) | Kirk Wong (Actor) | Lo Hoi Pang (Actor) | Wong Yat Fei (Actor) | Chan Wai Man (Actor) | Tsang Gan Wing (Actor) | Philip Chan (Actor) | Wong Yat San (Actor) | Liu Tian Si (Actor) | Paw Hee Ching (Actor) | Lau Kwong (Actor) | Pan Heng Sheng (Actor) | Si Ma Yin (Actor) 周 星馳 (Actor) | 梅艷芳 (Actor) | 張 曼玉 (Actor) | 吳孟達 (Actor) | 黃 秋生 (Actor) | 黃 志強 (Actor) | 盧海鵬 (Actor) | 黃一飛 (Actor) | 陳惠敏 (Actor) | 曾近榮 (Actor) | 陳欣健 (Actor) | 黃一山 (Actor) | 劉天賜 (Actor) | 鮑起靜 (Actor) | 劉江 (Actor) | 潘恆生 (Actor) | 司馬 燕 (Actor) 周 星驰 (Actor) | 梅艳芳 (Actor) | 张 曼玉 (Actor) | 吴孟达 (Actor) | 黄 秋生 (Actor) | 黄 志强 (Actor) | 卢海鹏 (Actor) | 黄一飞 (Actor) | 陈惠敏 (Actor) | 曾近荣 (Actor) | 陈欣健 (Actor) | 黄一山 (Actor) | 刘天赐 (Actor) | 鲍起静 (Actor) | 刘江 (Actor) | 潘 恒生 (Actor) | 司马 燕 (Actor) 周星馳(チャウ・シンチー) (Actor) | 梅艶芳 (アニタ・ムイ) (Actor) | 張曼玉 (マギー・チャン) (Actor) | 呉孟達 (ン・マンタ) (Actor) | 黄秋生 (アンソニー・ウォン) (Actor) | 黄志強(カーク・ウォン) (Actor) | 廬海鵬(ロー・ホイパン) (Actor) | 黄一飛(ウォン・ヤッフェイ) (Actor) | 陳惠敏(チャン・ワイマン) (Actor) | (ツァン・カンウィン) (Actor) | 陳欣健(フィリップ・チャン) (Actor) | 黄一山(ウォン・ヤッサン) (Actor) | Liu Tian Si (Actor) | 鮑起靜 (パウ・ヘイチン) (Actor) | Lau Kwong (Actor) | Pan Heng Sheng (Actor) | Si Ma Yin (Actor) 주성치 (Actor) | Anita Mui (Actor) | 장만옥 (Actor) | 오맹달 (Actor) | Anthony Wong (Actor) | Kirk Wong (Actor) | Lo Hoi Pang (Actor) | Wong Yat Fei (Actor) | Chan Wai Man (Actor) | Tsang Gan Wing (Actor) | Philip Chan (Actor) | Wong Yat San (Actor) | Liu Tian Si (Actor) | Paw Hee Ching (Actor) | Lau Kwong (Actor) | Pan Heng Sheng (Actor) | Si Ma Yin (Actor)
Director: Johnnie To 杜琪峯 杜琪峯 杜琪峰 (ジョニー・トー)  Johnnie To
Producer: Mona Fong 方逸華 方逸华 方逸華 (モナ・フォン) Mona Fong
Writer: Siu Lai King 邵麗瓊 邵丽琼 Siu Lai King Siu Lai King
Blu-ray Region Code: All Region What is it?
Release Date: 2017-03-24
Language: Cantonese, Mandarin
Subtitles: English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese
Country of Origin: Hong Kong
Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
Disc Format(s): Blu-ray
Rating: IIA
Publisher: Intercontinental Video (HK)
Package Weight: 100 (g)
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1057922992

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Internationally proclaimed comic genius Stephen Show plays petty, arrogant “God Dragon Fighter Lo Han”, who is changed into “Mad Monk” and ordered to alter the fates of three bad people on earth, lest he be retransmigationized. Unfortunately for him (but to any viewer’s delight) the trio he finds are a prostitute (played by the radiant, remarkably talented Maggie Cheung), a beggar (played by award-winning actor Anthony Wong), and a cold-blooded killer.
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Customer Review of "The Mad Monk (1993) (Blu-ray) (Hong Kong Version)"

Average Customer Rating for All Editions of this Product: Customer Review Rated Bad 6 - 6.5 out of 10 (4)

Kevin Kennedy
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October 9, 2009

This customer review refers to The Mad Monk (DVD) (Digitally Remastered) (Hong Kong Version)
1 people found this review helpful

It's madness, alright! Customer Review Rated Bad 8 - 8 out of 10
While it appears that Wong Jing had nothing to do with Johnny To's "The Mad Monk", this has the feel of a Wong Jing comedy: The movie's story is the barest of threads and stuff just happens. Indeed, the story basically serves as little more than an excuse to string together a series of gags of varying degrees of funniness.

Stephen Chow is his usual fast-talking comic self; this time he plays a ne'er-do-well god sent to earth to set some things straight. Ng Man Tat, usually a reliable comic foil for Chow's antics, here spends far too much of the movie acting infantile and howling for milk. Maggie Cheung Man Yuk, playing a prostitute who really seems to enjoy her work, is the real reason to watch this film. She has never looked more gorgeous (well, okay, maybe in "In the Mood for Love") and has never given a funnier performance.

The first hour or so of the film are amusing if chaotic. Thereafter, for me, the jokes wore thin and the film's loud antics grew tiresome. Still, all Stephen Chow fans and Maggie Cheung fans should see "The Mad Monk". By the way, this film is not a remake of the 1977 Li Han Hsiang movie with the same title; the two films have nothing whatsoever to do with each other.
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Anonymous

August 4, 2004

This customer review refers to The Mad Monk (US Version)
Short n simple Customer Review Rated Bad 5 - 5 out of 10
Fantasy-wise, it is beautiful and beyond imagination. Story-wise, seems interesting but I don't know cuz there weren't any subtitles. Action-wise, its one of the best choreographed martial arts sequences in HK film history but too bad there's only one action scene. DVD-wise, best transfer there is but no subtitles, don't know why.
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Che
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October 4, 2001

This customer review refers to THE MAD MONK
More typical Chow Sing Chi Customer Review Rated Bad 8 - 8 out of 10
What can I say about Chow Sing Chi movies. He has not made any movies/TV programmes that I have not enjoyed. There are some great moments in this movie. If you're a fan then you'll enjoy it. I am.
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Anonymous

November 30, 2000

This customer review refers to THE MAD MONK
caveat emptor Customer Review Rated Bad 5 - 5 out of 10
this DVD does not have subtitles. I repeat--There are no subtitles on this DVD! Neither Chinese nor English are provided! Buyer beware.
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