Jian ren ben se (1988)

  |  Comedy, Drama


Jian ren ben se (1988) Poster

Lau has used all his savings to purchase a house from a shady profiteer named Wing. The house had plenty of problems--despite the fact that it wasn't even big enough for a single person and Lau tries to sue Wing to recover his money.


5.1/10
27

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


26 April 2015 | OllieSuave-007
4
| A sleep inducer.
This is a comedy drama about a group of well-to-dos led by the wealthy Mrs. Kang, who compete upon one selves to see who is the craftiest in the bunch. However, when a close friend succumbs to a heart attack, the group bands together to seek revenge on the man directly responsible for his death.

This film lacks much of the ingredients to make an entertaining feature: action, suspense, humor and momentum. The plot is very slow to catch on and the movie's subplots, especially that involving the little romance triangle between Ricky Hui, Tiffany Lau and Samuel Cheung. Only well into the second half of the movie where you will find an ounce of excitement - particularly the part where the revenge part take place.

Overall, it's a really slow movie that might put you to sleep.

Grade D

Did You Know?

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Comedy | Drama

Details

Release Date:

1 January 1988

Language

Cantonese


Country of Origin

Hong Kong

Contribute to this page

IMDb Picks: What to Watch on Netflix Now

Need some help finding the best things to watch on Netflix? Let our editors help you find what's trending and what's worth your time.

See the full list

"Grey's Anatomy" Docs Pick Their Must-See Episodes

We asked Doctors Jo Wilson, April Kepner, and Andrew DeLuca to tell us the episodes of the show that they think are the most essential to understanding their characters.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Provided by Taboola

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com