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Inspector Chocolate (1986)

Shen tan zhu gu li (original title)
Inspector Chu (Chocolate) is an idiot to rival Inspector Clouseau. After he fails to catch a car-park full of thieves he is demoted to the missing persons squad, only to be faced with the ... See full summary »

Director:

Philip Chan

Writers:

Michael Hui (as Koon-man Hui), Philip Chan (as Yan-kin Chan)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Hui ... Inspector Chocolate (as Koon-man Hui)
Anita Mui ... Chiao-Chiao (as Yim-fong Mui)
Ricky Hui ... Egg-Tart (as Koon-ying Hui)
Sibelle Hu ... Mrs. Lin (as Wai-chung Wu)
Roy Chiao ... Chief Inspector Chiao (as Wang Kiu)
Michael Man-Kin Chow ... Inspector Leung
Lai Ping Chiang ... Apple
Sandra Lang ... Ms. Aberdeen
Yuet Ching Lee ... Mrs. Lin's mother
Michael Wai-Man Chan ... Imposter (as Wai-Man Chan)
Tai-Bo ... Jesus
Hark-On Fung ... Chen Lung
Elvis Tsui ... Child Smuggler
Kei Mai ... Child Smuggler
Ying Kwan Lok ... Manager Ho
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Inspector Chu (Chocolate) is an idiot to rival Inspector Clouseau. After he fails to catch a car-park full of thieves he is demoted to the missing persons squad, only to be faced with the kidnapping of the son of the star of a TV cooking show. Inspector Chocolate (so called because of his fondness for Smarties) bungles the case, fails to dance the tango and interferes with the Miss Hong Kong pageant in his attempts to solve the case. Written by David Kinne <davros@gargoyle.apana.org.au>

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

19 December 1986 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Chocolate Inspector See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Hui Brothers (Michael and Ricky) comedy fest: The Chocolate Inspector.
25 August 2005 | by Captain_CouthSee all my reviews

The Chocolate Inspector (1986) was one of the last films to prominently feature the Hui brothers (Michael and Ricky). Micheal stars as a laid back Hong Kong Inspector who has a very big sweet tooth. he just wants to do his job and kick back. A new kid on the block (Michael Chow) wants to take up all the spotlight and make Michael look like the fool. One day Chief Chiao (Roy Chiao) wants Michael to take his daughter (Anita Mui) under his wing. One day, the three of them get the biggest case of their lives. A young girl from a prominent family get's kidnapped. Will the Chocolate Inspector and his crew solve the case? If you want to watch a funny movie that doesn't rely on cheap shots and toilet humor, you have to watch The Chocolate Inspector! Check out Elvis Tsui and his mean looking mullet.

Highly recommended.


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