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A Chinese Ghost Story

1987-07-18 | Fantasy / Action
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Ning Tsai-Shen, a humble tax collector, arrives in a small town to carry out his work. No one is willing to give him shelter for the night, so he ends up in the haunted Lan Ro temple. There, he meets Taoist Swordsman Yen Che-Hsia, and the beautiful Nieh Hsiao-Tsing, with whom he falls in love.
Director: Tony Ching Siu-Tung
Stars: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wong

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11 wins 27 nominations
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The genre of A Chinese Ghost Story is Fantasy,Action.
The sequels of A Chinese Ghost Story are A Chinese Ghost Story, A Chinese Ghost Story II, A Chinese Ghost Story III.
A Chinese Ghost Story won 1988 Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival, 1988 Fantafestival, 1988 Fantasporto, 1988 Hong Kong Film Awards, 1987 Golden Horse Film Festival, 1987 Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival.
On July 30, 2021, there were 4840 public reaction to A Chinese Ghost Story including frenetic action, pacey, cardinal sin, Zen, mystic.
The director of A Chinese Ghost Story is Tony Ching Siu-Tung.
On July 30, 2021, the IMDB rating of A Chinese Ghost Story is 7.5/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 67/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The release date of A Chinese Ghost Story is July 18, 1987.
The casts of A Chinese Ghost Story are Leslie Cheung starring as Ling Choi Sin, Joey Wong starring as Lip Siu Sin, Wu Ma starring as Swordsman Yin Chek Ha, Lau Siu-Ming starring as Tree Demon, David Lam Wai starring as Swordsman Hsia Hou, Sit Chi-Lun starring as Siu Ching.
The production budget of A Chinese Ghost Story was 1,250,000 USD.
Ning Tsai-Shen, a humble tax collector, arrives in a small town to carry out his work. No one is willing to give him shelter for the night, so he ends up in the haunted Lan Ro temple. There, he meets Taoist Swordsman Yen Che-Hsia, and the beautiful Nieh Hsiao-Tsing, with whom he falls in love..
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