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Dou san

Dou san

Year / Countries: 1989 / Hong Kong

Genres: thriller, comedy, drama

Directors: Jing Wong

Cast: Chow Yun-Fat (Ko Chun, God of Gamblers), Andy Lau (Michael Chan, Knife), Joey Wang (Jane), Charles Heung (Lung Wu, Dragon), Fong Lung (Ko Yee), Sharla Cheung (Janet)

Kinopoisk rating: 7,7

IMDb rating: 7,4

Incredibly lucky and talented Ko Chun got the nickname "God of Gamblers" due to his talent not to lose in any gambling - whether it be cards or craps. However, not everyone likes the guy's abilities and one day he fell into a trap, where he got serious injuries.

One sharper who is known as Knife picked up an injured Chun. Because of incident the player lost his memory and acted a lot like a child. Fortunately, it did not affect his ability to win in gambling. Sharper noticed the guy's abilities and decided to use them.

The film "God of Gamblers» has three parts. You can find and see each of them at our site. 

Interesting facts about the film:

  • The main characters of the film (Ko Chun and Knife) made all the card tricks themselves.
  • The poker players play 5-card stud in the film.
  • In fact, the sharper’s technique shown in the film is called “hand mucking”.

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Reviews (2)
Jlexa_Tokapb user
User's aura Jlexa_Tokapb 35

Although the film is old, it has a good plot. You can watch. 👎👎👎

Kaban-niks user
User's aura Kaban-niks 210

In the film, the actors do not play very well.    

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