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Cheng feng po lang

Cheng feng po lang is a movie starring Chao Deng, Eddie Peng, and Zanilia Zhao. In the near-death after an accident, a sports car driver time-travelled back to the 1990s to meet his severe father and never-seen mother in a small...

Other Titles
乘风破浪, Duckweed, 乘風破浪
Running Time
1 hours 42 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
Director
Han Han
Writer
Han Han
Actors
Zijian Dong, Zanilia Zhao, Chao Deng, Eddie Peng
Country
China
Year
2017
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

In the near-death after an accident, a sports car driver time-travelled back to the 1990s to meet his severe father and never-seen mother in a small Chinese town.

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Sarah Garza

I first heard about 'King of Thieves' in my college English class in a textbook. Apparently this is the 'real' version of the film, which I bought (and still own, to this day) thanks to the very generous generosity of one of my fellow students. I then watched it, and was immediately hooked. Despite its over-the-top nature (and often downright nonsensical attempts to be clever), this movie has managed to stay with me for its entire journey. With its plot and characters, it has the same level of quality that 'The Producers' has, and while I cannot speak to its significance or purpose (to my knowledge, it was never made into a musical, despite many talented artists working in it), I am sure that the story will bring a smile to your face. I have given it a perfect 10/10.

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Grace M.

This film was actually better than I was expecting it to be. It's a completely different kind of movie, and I would not say that it's a great movie in itself, but that it's pretty good. But even then, it's a movie that will keep you on the edge of your seat. For one thing, there is a sense of tension in this film, from the beginning till the end. The ending is perfectly timed to coincide with the beginning of the scene in which it is set, and I think the director knew this. Every single actor gives a great performance, but you will have a hard time believing that the characters you see on the screen are real. A lot of the film's charm comes from the music, and I must say that this film does have the best score I've heard in a long time. But I can't tell you exactly what it is. The music that is used in the film is subtle, and at times, it's downright boring, but other times, it makes perfect sense and provides the perfect soundtrack for the film. This movie definitely is not for everyone, but I would highly recommend it to anyone that has an open mind and a desire to see a different kind of film. As a matter of fact, I wouldn't mind seeing another film by the same director, and I think that they are more than capable of doing so. If you liked "Mr. My Dad", and you also have an open mind, I definitely think you would like this film.

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Gregory W.

This film tells the story of the troubled life of Tung, a small man with whom is nothing in the real world, and who is deeply affected by the radio waves of the greater world. Despite a few exceptions, there is only one person who is able to hear him: "Nam Yu" (Jacqueline Chia, playing the leading role). It is a scene that leaves you speechless: I felt an unforgettable sense of loss in the world, I was never able to understand the sadness that the two had; I was not able to connect with my family. The only thing I can do is stand up and shout at the television, which is the only thing that I have in common with them. However, Nam Yu was able to hear my voice and make me understand the light in their lives. The entire film is divided in three parts. The first part was told very simply. The second part was beautifully told and is worth watching. The third part is simply amazing. The movie is beautiful and realistic, with a fantastic message that reaches beyond the limits of the concrete world. At first, it is told in the simple way, and then the movie gradually brings out a lot of emotions and wonders, making me feel very strongly. The only word that I can use to describe this film is beautiful. If you love cinema, or if you love inspiring movies, then I highly recommend you to watch this movie. It is highly entertaining and touching, and the only thing I can say is that it will make you feel, and it will leave you speechless.

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Marilyn

The first half of the movie has almost nothing to do with the final half, and in fact is mostly not predictable at all. This may be what makes the movie more interesting than many other Asian movies in this genre, and not as dull. The plot is pretty standard, but the surprises are good enough to keep your interest. Overall, it's a very watchable movie with great suspense, and a twist that I won't spoil for you. The acting is good, the direction is good, the special effects are good, the dialog is good, the plot is good. It's a great movie.

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Janice R.

The Otherworld is an interesting film that takes you on an emotional journey of loss and death. The plot is pretty simple, although there are twists along the way. It begins with a mother and daughter who die in a car crash. The mother is killed and the daughter finds herself in an unfamiliar, dream world. She meets a very strange, and very mysterious man. The movie is really about life, and the way we go through life. It is very emotional, and you will be crying at the end. The actors, especially Susan Seidelman, do a great job in this film. This is the first movie from director Maisie Wong, and I believe she will become a great director in the future. This movie, along with Warmth, is a fantastic movie. 9/10

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Kyle

Touche feng po lang is a short film directed by long time Wan Za Rung disciple Gary Yuen (he is the film's co-writer and director) and it stars Joshua Wong (who has been in Wan Za Rung films as Ken Tsui, Wong Ko, and Wong Tai Fook) and Alan Ng (who has been in Wan Za Rung films as Ken Chen, Wong Tai Fook and Wong Tai Chi). Its premise is that Wong and a few other friends (including the nice little boy) who are really popular in Wan Za Rung town try to recreate some of the bad parts of Wan Za Rung in the little Hong Kong village where they lived while they were in school. But of course it doesn't go as planned. Instead of jumping to the wall and kicking their teacher in the guts, Wong and his friends come up with some more inventive ideas like jumping down the wall and crashing through the walls to escape a game of drunken horse games that a bunch of schoolboys are playing. Or going up in a big barrel and entering a dance contest. As one might expect, things don't go very well in this village, and it gets too depressing. There are some really great old Hong Kong movies like "A Penny for Your Thoughts" and "The Comebacks" that have absolutely nothing to do with any of the Wan Za Rung movies, but they just might inspire you to rent the films that the Wan Za Rung films are based on, like "The Student" and "The Rape of Monkey's Paw". If you are a fan of the Wan Za Rung films, then you should check this one out, you won't be disappointed.

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Henry K.

If you are not into sadism then you will not like this movie. I am afraid of sequels that have the same story and same characters. There is a joke of a book. Some scenes are funny, but the main character's life is really tragic. The plot is that the whole family is trying to get a divorce and the little brother doesn't know the right way. The movie is about a very difficult time in his life. The viewers will laugh about the movie and the beginning. You will get teary eyed and smile. The main actor has made me cry. He is good at acting. But then again this movie is not for everyone. The end is a bit sad.

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George Jensen

This film is actually a refreshing change to the usual Chinese horror films of this kind. It is really different in a good way. The acting in this film is fantastic. It has a very realistic style to it. You don't see a lot of 'horror' so that helps. One thing about this film that I liked about it was how the characters are not always the protagonist. In some films you have a white guy who is the hero but in this film it is the blue guy who saves the day. There are a lot of things to look forward to. The special effects were great. In some of the film you have to think a little bit, which gives a more realistic feel to it. And in some of the scenes you can just see the acting as they are looking around and how the characters act. Overall this is an enjoyable film and it is better than most Chinese horror films I have seen. The acting in the film is incredible.

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Douglas Davis

I was on the plane returning from Malaysia when I noticed some people having a discussion after the movie. They were discussing how wonderful the movie was and how nice the cinematography was. It reminded me of a famous scene in a movie I had watched years ago called "The Crucible". The character Bobcat Goldthwait is breaking the law and goes down to jail. The jail is overflowing with strange, colourful objects, and the other prisoners throw rocks at him. When he wakes up the next morning he says: "What have I done? I haven't done anything". No wonder all the other prisoners have gone crazy. In "The Crucible", the prison boss is not at all what he seems to be. He is a man of great wealth and power, who is actually a scoundrel. I think all this was intended by the director and is to demonstrate how evil the jail is, how bad the prison can be and how greedy the prison workers are. This story is not what I was expecting and it shows that we do not need Hollywood's special effects to make a good story. I was very happy with this movie and I recommend it to everyone.

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Dylan

This movie is about two childhood friends who both fall in love, and then learn that they can't live the same life in each other's lives. They are both interested in new ways of seeing things, and discover their true selves and feelings. The end of the film is where you see how this affects their lives. It shows how one lives at the end of life and how life changes as a result. The actors are all really good, especially the lead pair. It's really funny and extremely poignant at the same time. It's a great film to watch when you need a rest from reality.

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Betty Franklin

I have seen this movie several times and it is a real gem. I'm a fan of Jack Black, but this movie is just perfect for him. I have never seen him in anything like this. He is so good in this movie, that it makes me want to watch it again and again. I also love the soundtrack. It's really cool and I like it very much. I think that this movie is really underrated, and I think that everyone should see it.

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Kevin R.

I am no Kung Fu expert. But my mother taught me martial arts. I don't know what my mother did but I learned how to kung fu and I have my own style of kung fu. So I don't like to talk about this film. In the beginning of the film I was like, "Huh, there's a lot of Kung Fu." But then I looked at my girlfriend and said, "You like Kung Fu?" "Oh yeah." "So you want to watch this?" "Sure." So we watched it and we both loved it. It's a romantic film. I don't think it's too much of a romantic movie but it has a nice story. I don't think it's too much of a family movie. But I think they said Kung Fu is a family movie. So, the film will be released to film festivals and then it will be available to more audiences and then the ratings will drop. I think most people will be disappointed because there are only a couple of films that are not successful in the box office. But I think a lot of people are going to be happy to see the film because the family-style aspect. So it's a very nice film.

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Megan B.

I have been a fan of The Lord of the Rings since I was a kid. I was just about to see the movie, and I was thinking that I could not wait until it came out on DVD. When I heard that it was coming out on DVD, I was so excited. I went to see it, and I loved it. The movie is full of great characters, and the story is just incredible. I just saw the movie again, and I can't believe how much I loved it. The movie is full of great jokes, great action, and great special effects. I just saw it again, and I can't wait until it comes out on DVD.

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Janice L.

I really enjoyed this film. I thought the performances were excellent and the writing was superb. The director was able to capture the essence of the characters and the story was so well told. The actors were all excellent and it was very refreshing to see a Chinese film that had English subtitles. I am sure this film will be a classic. I am also glad to see a film that is not a remake. I think that this film is the best Chinese film of all time.

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Sandra

I went to this movie and I was surprised. It was entertaining, intelligent, and memorable. I do not go to the movies to make fun of movies or movie-goers, but I did go to the movies for the entertainment value. I enjoyed the movie, and thought the actors were very good. It was entertaining and nice to see that the "plot" is not as bad as some people have made it out to be. One of the best movies I've seen in a long time. I highly recommend it. If you want a good movie to watch, go see this one.

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Jason W.

This film has a lot of twists and turns. I'm not sure I would have expected it, and it really surprised me. There is a lot of heart in it, and I think that is the strength of the film. It does not overstay its welcome. I thought it had an extraordinary message of hope and love. I also think that the story of a little boy who is trying to escape a bad place for his own good was very interesting. I would recommend this film to everyone, and I would definitely see it again.

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Charles

I found this movie to be very original and a bit off the beaten path. The story is about a man who is trying to make it big in the business world. He is working with a girlfriend who is the love of his life. He meets a woman who is a bit strange but very nice. The story is about how the relationship develops between the two. The movie is very different from other martial arts movies. I found it very interesting. I found that the acting was very good and the story was very original. I would recommend this movie to anyone who enjoys martial arts movies. I would recommend this movie to anyone who likes martial arts movies.

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Daniel Wright

Okay, I read a lot of reviews here before watching this film and I'll admit that I almost fell asleep during the first part of this film, especially the parts where the monkeys are used. Yes, it was intense and captivating. The first part of this film was definitely too intense for my mind. During the second part of this film, I was able to get over it and enjoy the film. If you liked The Matrix, this is definitely a good movie for you. I'll rate this film 9/10.

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Craig

The only thing that really bothered me was the ending. It seemed to me that they could have had more plot development for the final showdown between the two. But still, a fantastic film. The acting was superb, the plot was interesting and the special effects were great. The ending was somewhat abrupt, but that was the only thing that bothered me. I also thought that the title was a little confusing. But I will be buying the DVD when it is released.

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Richard W.

It's not very often that a film shows up and is really good. That's exactly what this one did. One would think that someone who's making a film based on a children's book, would take the book and actually try and make it. And that's exactly what the director did. He took a book that was on the very edge of a tragedy and made it seem like a fun adventure. He was able to actually have fun with it, and there was just so much character development and so much potential for this film. And yet, here we are. Where's the fun? What's left? The joy of the play? That's the thing that ruins a lot of kids' movies. So for those of you that loved the first two, and don't want to see another copy, don't bother. It's not that there's a terrible film here, it's just a failure. We all know that, and that's sad.

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Kathy B.

Overcoming the author's preoccupation with a concatenation of human and environmental catastrophes, Tong Cheung is an elegant and humane tale that reminds us of the violence and suffering in modern society and its implications for the value of life. Although China has seen a significant increase in poverty over the last twenty years, Tong's story evokes the sadness of the plight of the poor and reminds us that humanity is fragile and that we must give up on this fragile world to save ourselves.

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Sandra B.

For me, a lot of the plots were complex enough to avoid the boring parts. But it was impossible to follow if you didn't know where they were going. I still don't really know why this film wasn't more well known when it was released. It seemed to have done well in Hong Kong. Perhaps it was just too young to really grab the attention of Hollywood? Maybe it was too 'dramatic' for the mainstream audience? Perhaps the box-office prospects weren't strong enough? Maybe it just wasn't a big enough hit to put in theaters? I think that it was the combination of all of those factors that drove the film into obscurity. It just wasn't a big hit. I think this is where people tend to get confused by my choice of words. I think it's important to pick one of the 'good' movies, to identify with it and understand it, and then to pick the bad one, to evaluate the film objectively. This is my opinion. I think there are many good movies out there. They may not be the ones you find all the time, but you should find them eventually. It's not a point of any great importance if they aren't all that popular. Like any other filmmaker, I have found some hidden gems that I enjoy watching and have enjoyed them from time to time. And, for this film, I found one in particular. I'm not going to say any more than that. I'm just going to go ahead and name the movie and say that it was "When China Smiles".

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Lisa

I enjoyed this film. The story was quite interesting. It had a small plot but the scenery was so beautiful it was hard to hate it. As a final note, I just got back from seeing it at a festival in Toronto. I was very impressed with how the lighting is used to change the mood of the film. The idea was great. The story was entertaining but there were times when the directors were too over the top. There were just a few things that are not quite up to par. The acting was fantastic. It was the best I've ever seen.

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James Little

I have just finished watching "Four Women", a Taiwanese independent film that's quite successful on both a visual and narrative level. It's well worth your time, although you should probably see it in Mandarin (my only language). But once you do, it's an utterly mesmerising and unexpected film. The film looks great, the acting is excellent, the script is clever and the story never ceases to keep you in your seat, although at first you might not really understand the message. I must admit that I haven't seen "Five Women", the last film I had the pleasure of seeing in English, but in both of those films, the women are portrayed as equals. In "Four Women", there are eight sisters who are all sisters in terms of race, sex and work. They all have different professional lives and different reactions to their respective roles. It's not really clear who the real "leader" of the film is, but you know who the real "leader" is from the very beginning. The film also shows the psychological consequences of having to take the role of the "big sister". When you're only 21 and the time comes to take your own path, you start to take certain responsibilities that you weren't prepared for. The emotional impact of the film is certainly intense, and it's really worth watching.

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Douglas

This is a masterpiece of humor and great storytelling. It is very difficult to make a movie that fits in every genre and story and still leave a great impact, this is why this movie was made and why it should be seen. If you like martial arts, you'll love this movie. If you like satire and black humor, you'll love this movie. If you like great story telling, and great use of comedy, you'll love this movie. It is absolutely impossible to find a film this good, or this great. If you like movies like The Big Lebowski, with an all time great story that is told over and over again, and you like movies that are so good that you can watch them all day every day. I suggest you see this movie. It will be a great experience. In fact, it is going to be one of my all time favorite movies.

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Jeremy W.

I was at the cinema to see the movie with my family. When I saw the trailer, I thought it was going to be a bad movie, but I was wrong. I loved it. It was a very good movie, the characters were well developed and the plot was so good. The acting was great, the movie was very enjoyable. I think this movie was a great movie to watch with your family. I recommend this movie to everyone. I think this movie is a must-see.

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Jean C.

I had the privilege of watching this movie at the Tribeca Film Festival and I must say it was a great experience. It is a great story of a family's journey through their lives. I don't want to give away too much about the movie, but I can say that the cinematography was excellent, the acting was very good and the plot was very interesting. I really liked the film and I really hope it gets the distribution it deserves. I also really liked the story and the characters. I would recommend this movie to anyone. It was a great film and I am looking forward to seeing it again.

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Victoria

I was impressed by the acting, the story, the characters, and the overall look of the movie. I also enjoyed the songs. I think the actors did a very good job, but the story was not easy to follow. I thought the story was about the world in general and not specific to any particular culture. I don't think it was necessary to have a specific culture in the movie. I think the movie was a good representation of the world we live in. I would recommend it to anyone who likes movies about China, the Chinese culture, or just people who like to see a good movie.

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Nicholas

This is a beautiful film, I'm a big fan of the Taiwanese director and I think this is his best film. It's a beautiful and sad film. I have a friend who is dying of cancer and this film has given him strength. I recommend it to everyone who has a good heart and a sense of humor.

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Cheryl K.

I have seen this movie 3 times. It is so funny and well thought out. It's a great story about a little girl who has a dream of a magical world. The main character, a young boy named Dong, lives in a small town. He has a dream of becoming a musician, and he travels to a big city to make his dream come true. He meets a girl named Xiao who is like a little girl to him. She lives in the city with her parents, but she is really lonely. She is always hungry, and she is always afraid. She has a dream of a world where she can be happy and not be lonely. This movie is a must see for everyone.