So anyways I was expecting the same sort of thing because it had two of the same characters from kung fu hustle. If you guys watch the film, you will laugh all the way through and fall in love with these memorable characters and constantly be surprised at each new twist. Everybody expects him to succeed his father, Uncle Man Ha Yu , to be the Grandmaster of Kungfu Mahjong. Kung Fu Mahjong 3 doesn't start off with much promise - it's noticeably cheap, glacially paced, and features an appearance by Sammy - but at least the plot seems to hit its generic gambling movie marks fairly well. How exactly does that work? To answer that last question, Chan Bak-Cheung doesn't ruin the film, because the filmmakers do all the work for him.
It is the only film made in 2005 to boast of having a sequel made in 2005. He can even read the phonebook just once and memorize each word perfectly in it. First of all, did Kung Fu Mahjong 2 really make enough money to warrant this sequel? Special features includes Mahjong for Dummies primer menu. You can Watch Now or Download the video to a , except for Pay-Per-View videos. Ken, after wooing the tiles, miraculously won 50 hands in a roll and finally succeeded his father as the new Grandmaster of Kungfu Mahjong.
We won't be doing that here. The overwhelming frustration conjured up by this film could make a person swear off Hong Kong movies for good. Maybe I didn't get it because I don't know how to play Mahjong, or because I'm not Chinese. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Smile and thank your mahjong tiles for helping you out, preferably with sweet words and even some light petting of the tiles.
Ken, after wooing the tiles, miraculously won 50 hands in a roll and finally succeeded his father as the new Grandmaster of Kungfu Mahjong. On the verge of admitting defeat, Auntie Toni Yuen Qiu arrived with Nancy and her sister, having saved them from Sophie's men. And finally, are people really fooled into thinking this sort of cheap, unimaginative stuff is passable cinema anymore? For more information, go to the. However, Uncle Man has a heart attack on his 60th birthday and is hospitalized. Sad love story of mistaken identity whit the Mahjong prodigy hero and the casino boss's daughter.
Ken was told by his father to seek help from his old friend Grand Slam Ben Nat Chan. To make sure that they would succeed Uncle Man, Sophie and Bowie kidnapped Nancy and her sister. Review by Kozo: Expectations for Hong Kong Cinema drop even further thanks to the arrival of Kung Fu Mahjong 3, a sequel in name only to the not-quite-classic Kung Fu Mahjong and Kung Fu Mahjong 2. So I watched this movie called Kung Fu Mahjong. His method: forcing them to lose on fixed games until they get sick of it. Okay, the Chinese title for Kung Fu Mahjong 3 doesn't actually mention kung fu, so that inaccuracy is only felt by the Chinese-illiterate.
. Funny acting and great showdown ending. It's a sad state of affairs here. Ken's fortunes go downhill instantly, to the extent that when he plays mahjong with Sophie and her lover, Bowie, he's almost cleaned out. Luckily, Fei cured him using Mahjong. I couldn't even finish the movie, I had enough.
The storyline is a wacky gambler tries to outrun people he owes money to and accidentally stumbles upon a waitor in a restaurant who is a young man with a superhuman memory. Sophie, Uncle Man's new wife takes the opportunity to persuade him to leave his estate to her instead of his son. Ken followed Ben's instructions and re-built his confidence in mahjong playing. Chan Bak-Cheung is good for a couple of laughs, but his ghastly dyed-blond hair could be funnier than he is. True, cheap cinema like this likely serves a purpose to undemanding audiences accustomed to the idea that Hong Kong produces crap, but given the state of the cinema, wouldn't it be better to actually try? There are very few funny parts, it has absolutely nothing to do with kung fu, and it just drags on. If downloading is available, you can to two locations.
If applicable, we will notify you about this before processing your order. Unfortunately they are up against some pretty bad mob bosses and also the young man's aunt the lady from kungfu hustle who is dead set against him gambling and playing mahjong. Uncle Man tells her that she would get her wish if she beats Ken in a game of mahjong. It makes no sense that a chipper attitude would enable a luckless individual to win a winner-take-all mahjong tournament, so why should we apply that logic to our subpar moviegoing experience? So let's look at bright side: this movie's official English title is Kung Fu Mahjong 3 - The Final Duel. Chi Mo Sai Yuen Wah meets Wong Roger Kwok in Auntie Fei's Yuen Qiu cafe and learns that Wong has photographic memory. Or maybe this movie just totally blows.
Everybody expects him to succeed his father, Uncle Man Ha Yu , to be the Grandmaster of Kungfu Mahjong. Item is in original shrink wrap if applicable. That's right: Kung Fu Mahjong 3 has no kung fu whatsoever. Then again, if they did achieve success with a new comedy formula, then they'd probably run that into the ground too with umpteen sequels that have no business being made. See the seller's listing for full details. He decides to exploit this skill by teaching Wong how to play Mahjong, but Fei, Wong's boss, strongly objects to it. The husband and wife of Kung Fu Hustle star alongside a hilarious cast in this entertaining film.
The worst blow of all is that there's no kung fu. To make sure that they would succeed Uncle Man, Sophie and Bowie kidnapped Nancy and her sister. Number two, where is the logic in all of this? All of this kind of gets swept under the rug as the plot whisks on too quickly for such niceties. He can remember any order anyone throws at him once and repeat them all perfectly. Pay-Per-View videos will become available to watch once the event starts, will be available for playback for 24 hours following the event, and are not available for Download. However, Uncle Man has a heart attack on his 60th birthday and is hospitalized.