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Shanghai Surprise (1986)

Shanghai Surprise
3.9 Rating
(42 ratings)
3 IMDB rating
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Sean Penn Sean Penn
Glendon Wasey
Madonna Madonna
Gloria Tatlock
Paul Freeman Paul Freeman
Walter Faraday
Richard Griffiths Richard Griffiths
Willie Tuttle
Philip Sayer Philip Sayer
Justin Kronk
Clyde Kusatsu Clyde Kusatsu
Joe Go
Kay Tong Lim Kay Tong Lim
Mei Gan
Sonserai Lee Sonserai Lee
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John Kohn John Kohn
Robert Bentley Robert Bentley


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A bad movie

5 years, 6 months ago at Sep 17 16:41
In spite of the terrible reviews, since I'm a huge fan of Sean Penn, I still wanted to see this flick. Eventually, the end results was indeed pretty bad. Where should I start? The music is way too cheesy (Sorry, George Harrison!), the whole story is just a mess and the directing is very average. I thought that Sean Penn was not too bad (I don't think he is capable of providing a bad performance) b... read more
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Release date: 29 August 1986
UPC: 012236140962
Tags: 1980s (2), Drama (2), Romance (2), Adventure (2), Opium (2), China (2), Shanghai (2), Critically Bashed (1), Box Office Flop (1), 1986 (1), 80's (1), Love Story (1), 80s (1), Comedy (1)
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