The Mad Monk is available in: Cantonese [Original] on Netflix Canada
Stephen Chow plays an angel-type being in this movie, in where he bets the other people in Heaven that he can change the ways of 3 misguided souls and make them better people. Ressurected as a monk, he must stop a prostitute, a beggar, and an all around bad guy from being what they are (and have been for generations). To add to all of this, he must do this in 3 Heaven days!!!
To avoid punishment for his misdeeds, an arrogant god accepts a mission to reform three mortals on earth, where he must also contend with a demon.
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|The Mad Monk (1993)|
|Rating: 6.3/10 (1,179 votes)
Director: Siu-Tung Ching Johnnie To
Writer: Sandy Shaw
Stars: Stephen Chow Maggie Cheung Man-Tat Ng Anita Mui
Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Comedy Fantasy
Released: 29 Jul 1993
|Plot: Internationally proclaimed comic genius Stephen Chow must change the lives of radiant prostitute Maggie Cheung Man-yuk, filthy beggar Anthony Wong, and a killer in this heavenly comedy directed by masterful new wave filmmaker Johnnie To.|