Big Trouble in Little China1986
"Big Trouble in Little China" (also known as "John Carpenter's Big Trouble in Little China", "Grosso guaio a Chinatown") is an Action/Fantasy/Adventure/Comedy film directed by John Carpenter, and written by W.D. Richter (adaptation), released in the USA on July 02 of 1986 . Kurt Russell and Kim Cattrall are starring, alongside Dennis Dun, James Hong, Victor Wong and Kate Burton.
Some people pick the darnedest places to start a fight!
Who directed "Big Trouble in Little China":
Big Trouble in Little China was directed by John Carpenter, an American writer, actor, director, composer, and producer.
Before Big Trouble in Little China, John Carpenter had directed Starman, released in 1984, Christine (1983), The Thing (1982), Escape from New York (1981), The Fog (1980), and Halloween (1978). Since, he directed Prince of Darkness, released in 1987, Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992), In the Mouth of Madness (1995), Village of the Damned (1995), Escape from L.A. (1996), and Ghosts of Mars (2001).
When was "Big Trouble in Little China" released:
Big Trouble in Little China was first released on Wednesday, July 02, 1986, in the United States. Other films released on Wednesday, July 02, 1986 are About Last Night... (dir. Edward Zwick), The Great Mouse Detective (dir. Ron Clements, Burny Mattinson and John Musker), Psycho III (dir. Anthony Perkins), and Under the Cherry Moon (dir. Prince). This was thirty-three (33) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, November 14, 1986 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, September 03, 1986 in France; Thursday, September 18, 1986 in Germany; November, 1999 in Italy; October, 1986 in Spain and on Thursday, August 14, 1986 in Australia.
What is the cast of "Big Trouble in Little China":
At the casting of Big Trouble in Little China we find Kurt Russell, previously seen in The Best of Times (1986) and The Mean Season (1985); Kim Cattrall (City Limits (1985), Porky's (1982)); Dennis Dun (The Last Emperor (1987), Prince of Darkness (1987)) [ more... ]
- Dennis Dun, Victor Wong and Jade Go also appeared together in The Last Emperor, released in 1987.
- Peter Kwong and James Hong, Victor Wong have all also be seen in The Golden Child, released in 1986.
- Jeff Imada and Kurt Russell can both be seen in Escape from L.A., released in 1996.
What is the Storyline of "Big Trouble in Little China":
Truck driver Jack Burton (Kurt Russell) and his friend, restaurant owner Wang Chi (Dennis Dun), go to the airport to pick up Wang's fiancee Miao Yin (Suzee Pai), who is arriving from China. A Chinese street gang, the Lords of Death, kidnaps Miao Yin, intending to sell her as a sex slave. In Jack's big-rig truck, he and Wang track the Lords of Death to the back alleys of Chinatown, where they find a funeral procession that quickly erupts into a street fight between the Chang Sing and Wing Kong, two ancient [...]
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