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Kung Fu Hustle (DVD)

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    Stephen Chow's follow-up to SHAOLIN SOCCER ups the over-the-top action quotient by about three zillion percent. The story is set in 1930s Hong Kong, with Chow as a shaggy-haired, would-be bad guy named Sing, who gets caught up in the middle of a war be......more

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Stephen Chow's follow-up to SHAOLIN SOCCER ups the over-the-top action quotient by about three zillion percent. The story is set in 1930s Hong Kong, with Chow as a shaggy-haired, would-be bad guy named Sing, who gets caught up in the middle of a war between the top-hat-wearing Axe gang and the hard scrabble inhabitants of Pig Sty Alley. Chow--who wrote, produced, and directed--doesn't step in as the star here for quite a while, letting the comic duties fly in a myriad of directions: a landlady in curlers (Yuen Qiu) has a yell that can flatten buildings; people get kicked across courtyards and through walls; musician assassins whip ghost sabers from lyre strings, and a mental patient in pink flip-flops named "the Beast" (Leung Siu Lung) catches bullets in his fingers. Buoyed by SOCCER's box office success, HUSTLE uses bigger production values and a dizzying amount of CGI-enhanced martial arts (imagine Bruce Lee vs. Bugs Bunny in THE MATRIX). It's full of references to other films and filmmakers, revering spaghetti westerns and '70s Shaw brothers movies a la Tarantino's KILL BILL (fight choreographer Yuen Wo Ping worked on both films). It also pays sly homage to the works of Wong Kar Wai, D.W. Griffith, Sam Raimi, Jean-Luc Godard, Stanley Kubrick, and Akira Kurosawa. Raymond Wong's inspired score matches each cinematic reference with the appropriate cue as the camera circles and swoops around the sprawling sets. This is a real treat, more than a great action film or comedy, it's a great film period, and one that set box office records in the East.

Actor(s): Stephen Chow, Qiu Yuen, Wah Yuen
Director(s): Stephen Chow
Studio: Columbia/Tri-Star
Format: DVD Deluxe Edition
Genre: Foreign Video - Chinese/Action/Adventure
Rating: Restricted
UPC: 043396143555
Dimensions: 0.5 x 5.25 x 7.5 in
Weight: 0.18 lbs
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  • Very Funny Movie

    I bought this movie for my husband. He first saw this on cable and had to know the name of the movie. He was laughing hard along with my brother-in-law. Everybody needs a good laugh these days to stay sane!

    • How did the image on site compare with the actual product? Equal
    • How accurate was the on site description of the product? Accurate
    • Please tell us about the quality of the product. Excellent. Original from Sony.
    • Would you recommend this to a friend? Yes
  • can't stop wacthing it

    this movie I first seen on tv and knew I had to buy it this movie made me laugh non stop and the action was out of this world I watch it at lease four times a week and still laugh til I cry

    • Would you recommend this to a friend? Yes
  • Amazing

    This movie is very entertaining. Very funny and very action packed.

    • Would you recommend this to a friend? Yes
  • Excellent Spoof

    One of my favorite comedies. If you are a fan of comedies like Dumb and Dumber, Something About Mary and Kingpin this will be right up your alley. Puts it to martial arts movies where characters can inexplicably fly.

    • Would you recommend this to a friend? Yes

    415dan from San Francisco, CA, Mar 31, 2008

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  • Kung Fu Hustle

    This is about the best Kung Fu movie I've ever seen. It blends humor, character development, and stylized action. Non-stop entertainment!

    • Would you recommend this to a friend? Yes

    Anonymous from Longview, WA, Dec 2, 2007

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