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3.8
122 Ratings

A Chinese Odyssey - Part Two: Cinderella

Sai yau gei: Sin leui kei yun

Directed by Jeffrey Lau
Hong Kong, 1995
Fantasy, Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

Now stranded five centuries into the past, Joker becomes reacquainted with the importance of the Longevity Monk’s journey to help suffering people, and finally agrees to become the Monkey King again and complete the journey to the west with his master.

A Chinese Odyssey - Part Two: Cinderella Directed by Jeffrey Lau

Awards & Festivals

Hong Kong Film Awards

1996 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards

1996 | 3 wins including: Film of Merit

Critics reviews

It’s an unexpectedly profound blend of wacky comedy and existential melancholy. It’s the acme of the mo lei tau genre, the high point at which its absurdity becomes elevated to something like a philosophy of life.
August 12, 2019
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