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Big Trouble in Little China, 1986

Big Trouble in Little China
Directed by: John Carpenter
Written by: W.D. Richter
Language:  English, Cantonese
Country:  USA
Runtime:  99 min
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The mood of Big Trouble in Little China is offbeat, exciting, and humorous. The plot centers around chases, a rescue, and a race against time. It is a comedy, action, and adventure movie. In approach, Big Trouble in Little China is fantastical. The pacing is fast. It takes place, at least partly, in an airport. Big Trouble in Little China is set in San Francisco. It happens in the 1980s. The movie is known for being critically acclaimed. Big Trouble in Little China is especially suggested for teens and a boys' night. Note that it includes violent content.

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A cult favorite (and one of director John Carpenter's personal favorites), Big Trouble in Little China... more

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Language: English, Cantonese
Country: USA
Release date: 2 July 1986
Runtime: 99 min

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Kurt Russell Kurt Russell As Jack Burton
Kim Cattrall Kim Cattrall As Gracie Law
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Big Trouble in Little China
Philosophically one wonders if all Jack Burton wanted was his truck back. Deep down I think we all just want our truck back in one way or another. Thank you for explaining the world to me in a way I can understand 'Big Trouble in Little China'.
13.August.2011 |  by: Evan
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What doesn't this movie have? I mean you got martial arts, magic, Kurt Russell, beautiful green eyed women! This is an amazing movie that is not too serious but seriously rocks! The special effects are amazing for this movie being made in 1986, and...
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09.January.2011 |  by: donnell
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(This review refers to the Blu-Ray version of the film) In 1986, John Carpenter directed a big budget movie, with it's feet firmly planted in low budget territory, but it failed at the box office. Why, because the people who loved it was outnumbered...
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03.December.2009 |  by: 1MovieADay
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