The Magnificent Scoundrels

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The Magnificent Scoundrels
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Film poster
Traditional情聖
Simplified情圣
MandarinQíng Shèng
CantoneseCing4 Sing3
Directed byLee Lik-chi
Produced byDanny Lee
Karl Maka
Screenplay byEdward Leung Yiu-ming
Lee Lik-chi (李力持)
Story byWellington Fung
Chan kwok-tse
Ma Chang-yat
StarringStephen Chow
Teresa Mo
Tien Niu
Amy Yip
Wu Ma
Roy Cheung
Yuen Wah
Mimi Chu
Karl Maka
Sandra Ng
Music byRichard Lo
CinematographyAbdul Rumjohnn
Edited byMa Cheung-yiu
Production
company
Magnum Films
Cinema City & Films Co.
Cinema City Enterprises]]
Distributed byGolden Princess Amusement
Release date
10 October 1991 (1991-10-10)
Running time
96 min
CountryHong Kong
LanguageCantonese
Box officeHK$16,548,021

The Magnificent Scoundrels (情聖) is a 1991 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Lee Lik-chi and starring Stephen Chow, Teresa Mo, Tien Niu, Amy Yip, Wu Ma, Roy Cheung, Yuen Wah and Mimi Chu, with special appearances by Karl Maka and Sandra Ng.

Plot[edit]

Romeo (Stephen Chow) is a mediocre con artist who crosses paths with Betsy Kwan (Teresa Mo), a fellow con artist. Together they impersonate various people and create numerous schemes to make money. Meanwhile, gangsters are making a scheme of their own.

Cast and roles[edit]

  • Stephen Chow as Romeo / Ching Sing
  • Teresa Mo as Betsy Kwan
  • Tien Niu as Ping
  • Amy Yip as Apple / Bor-bor
  • Wu Ma as Fatt
  • Roy Cheung as Brother Tai-te
  • Yuen Wah as Brother Wah
  • Mimi Chu as Black magic master
  • Karl Maka as Master (special appearance)
  • Sandra Ng as Jenny Chen (special appearance)
  • Gabriel Wong as Driver in car accident
  • Kwai Chung as Arm-wrestler
  • Chan Yuet-yue as One of Master's wives

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