GenreComedy WriterGuangli Wang LanguageMandarin
April 20, 2006
May 25, 2006 GenresComedy, Thriller, Supernatural, World cinema, Action/Adventure, Chinese Movies CastFrancis Ng, Cherrie Ying, Jia Zhangke, Wang Xiaoshuai, Yiwei Liu, Liang Jing Similar moviesJia Zhangke appears in Karmic Mahjong and directed 24 City
Karmic Mahjong (simplified Chinese: 血战到底; traditional Chinese: 血戰到底; pinyin: xùe zhàn dào dǐ) is a 2006 Chinese comedy film directed by Wang Guangli. It stars Francis Ng as a mechanic from Chengdu plagued by bad luck and Cherrie Ying as a young woman who appears to share the same affliction. The film also features cameos by the prominent Chinese directors Wang Xiaoshuai and Jia Zhangke.
The film, a mainland production of the Shanghai Dachong Cultural Information Company and the Zhangzhou Xinchuang Cultural Information Company, nevertheless is director Wang Guangli's homage to the Hong Kong tradition of action-comedies.
Francis Ng - Wu Yu-Chuan, a down-on-his luck mechanic living in Sichuan.
Cherrie Ying - Jia, a mother who seems to share Wu's bad luck.
Na Wai - Yin, a mobster and Wu's childhood friend.