Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bundling women (the 3 stooges?) who are all connected in some way. However a team of mercenries have ideas on the ownership of the gold.
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Armour of God II: Operation CondorDirected byJackie Chan
Wish this had more ideas for its female characters, especially since the way it juxtaposes their bodies (clingy and comedically sexual) against Chan's body (dexterous if not borderline superhuman) is a bit juvenile. Yet the farcical tone works wonders for the Indiana Jones material and Chan executes his deft choreography and acute feeling for mise-en-scene with aplomb.
Directed by the man himself, this fun & brainless movie is hard not to love even as it rips off Indiana Jones & has three idiotic women that would even make Willie Scott shake her head in shame. It has all the elements of a great Chan film: A secondary plot, thrilling & graceful Keaton-esque physical gags & fight scenes, a fun sense elf humor, & a breakneck pace. A fun movie all around.