And who in the world is the client? The agency was soon joined by an out-of-work bottling plant employee Lee Kwok-Kit Sam Hui. Even though at the time I wasn't old enough to get all the jokes, It still had a magic around it that was clearly evident. Meanwhile, Lee Kwok-kit , a kung fu expert, who works at a plant factory and spends most of the time doing kung fu tricks to impress a girl, ultimately loses his job. » Growing up it was Andy and Three's company and so on that had campy humor. Seeking to find another line of work, Lee attempts to joins Wong's detective agency.
Tim Conway and Don Knotts provide the comic base, and are excellent comic partners. This spoof of the Sherlock Holmes stories finds Inspector Winship and Dr. The showdown between him and the detectives provide a classic good guy vs. In my opinion watching this movie reflecting back to the time it was and remembering it as kid to now was just great. Months later, an injured Wong returns to his agency with no assistant and no clients, who all went to Lee's agency known as Cannon Detective Service.
He has double the fun when he hires a young man who was fired from his job in a bottling factory for practicing kung fu on soda bottles. Will they be able to solve the mystery within the time limit and save Ran and the others? This one will have you laughing from start to finish. It also has a positive message of survival the fittest, partnership and redemption. Gow-suk - Uncle 9 as Kin Shek. Respect for people with connections in high places is so great in Chinese society that a simple newspaper photo of the head of the Manix Detective Agency shaking hands with an important government official is enough to win him scores of clients, though his track record is somewhat spotty. Along the way, Lee turns on the freezer which freezes the gang in the back. Mok Chan Kim-wan Thief of Wong's wallet Ko Hung Biu Mrs.
Love Hotel Manager Guest star. Chow as Wei Ying Lo. Lee later receives a good citizen award and leaves Wong's agency to start his own. For example, they were hired by a woman to capture photos of his husband's affair with another woman so she can get reward money at court. Will they be able to solve the mystery within the time limit and save Ran and the others? In truth, the wallet was in Wong's possession the whole time; they attacked an innocent bystander and stole his wallet. Any movie that features Don Knotts as a brilliant detective and Tim Conway as his faithful assistant certainly has courage going for it.
But that was a trap of this man. Chu Big Brother in gym Lo Wai-chi Mrs. They're two of the old-school comedians who know what's funny and never try to go further than the jokes will go. Another great thing is that the movie also is very suspenseful, as you the viewer don't know everything until the private eyes find it out. In the movie's finale, the two were trying to capture a blackmailer to a local theater and it ties several earlier sketches together.
Softdrink Factory Substitute Guest star. The most important part of the film is when a gang of robbers led by Uncle Nine who demands ransom from a cinema mogul. But that was a trap of this man. The title song is the film's theme song with the same name, which was a hit, using especially colloquial street Cantonese in the lyrics which was a breakthrough at that time. Ran and the Detective Boys will be taken as hostages.
Also Hattori Heiji, the High School Detective of the West, and Kaito Kid enter the stage. The trio work together to serve their clients in many situations. Here, Wong Yuk-See Michael Hui heads a private detective agency with employees Pighead Ricky Hui , Jacky Angie Chiu and Lee Kwok-Kit Sam Hui and they takes on various cases, some involving adultery, as evident in the hilarious scene of spying on the affair of a tycoon's young wife and her policeman lover played by Richard Ng of the 80s Five Lucky Stars movie fame. Lee makes a deal with Wong to work together with Lee getting a higher share of profits. Despite Lee's impression with his kung fu talent which involves his snatching trick, Wong was not impressed.
Love Hotel Customer Guest star. He quickly shoves his hands into his pockets and follows Winship. Lastly, the catchy and funky title song sung by Sam Hui is toe-tapping groovy! Wong refuses, and later learned a snatching trick from Lee, who was doing it in the beginning. He then leads his gang to extort movie goers and Wong is one of them, who struggles against Uncle Nine in the mayhem, injuring his leg in the process. The humor that made me smile was nice and made me think back to the days when i watched those shows, as i often do on nick at night, to laugh as I did then and still do even on reruns.
. Then again, what would you expect from Knotts' above-it-all air of pseudo-intelligence and Conway's endless pratfalls and an overcoat full of pigeons don't ask? The use of street Cantonese was justified as the film, which depicted the working class, struck a chord with Hong Kong people after its release. The plot also involves the main villain, brilliantly played by martial arts legend and Wong Fei-Hung movie veteran Kieh Shih. It's a nice little movie with an attractive cinematography, terrific acting and solid direction. Written by This is of the first Hong Kong comedies starring brothers Michael, Ricky and Sam Hui.
Tim Conway and Don Knotts do a great job of muddling thru trying to solve a mystery with a great supporting cast. Although predictable we know that nothing serious could happen to our stupid heroes , the entire show is rather amusing and keeps the viewer's interest. This time, the story revolves around the exploits of a tabloid magazine company. And who in the world is the client? Lee, in the midst of the chaos, catches a few of the thugs and beats them up. It is headed by private detective Wong Yeuk-sze with his emotionally drained assistant Puffy. Tart investigating a strange death in a possibly haunted mansion, while dealing with the beautiful heiress and the crazed staff which live therein.