KUNG FU HUSTLE

Director Stephen Chose
Year 2004
Starring Stephen Chow, Xiaogang Feng & Wah Yuen
Rating R
Run Time 99min
Age Policy

18 and up; Children 6 and up will be allowed only with a parent guardian. No children under the age of 6 will be allowed.

Staff pick of Miles! Screening on 35mm film.

Stephen Chow co-wrote, produced and directed this 2004 Chinese action comedy that brought Chuck Jones-inspired cartoon violence into the world of Hong Kong martial arts. Featuring over-the-top slapstick stunts, KUNG FU HUSTLE stars Chow as a wannabe gangster whose habit of impersonating members of the notoriously dangerous Axe Gang lands him in hot water once he runs afoul of the legendary group of thugs and murderers. It's up to the residents of a housing complex -- all retired martial arts master -- to help the opportunistic miscreant discover the hero he has buried inside. The supporting cast includes a who's who list of Hong Kong action cinema veterans including Yuan Wah, Yuen Qui, Danny Chan and Bruce Leung.

Combining laugh-out-loud stunts and lovable characters, Stephen Chow helps bridge the gap between Buster Keaton and Jackie Chan. Find out why legendary comedian Bill Murray calls KUNG FU HUSTLE "the supreme achievement of the modern age in terms of comedy." (Robert Saucedo)

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