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The Time You Need A Friend    (1985)

 
 
 
Director :
John Woo

Producer :
Dean Shek Tien

Writer :
Raymond Wong Pak Ming, John Woo

 
Other titles : 笑匠 (HK Title)
A Friend In Need (HK Title)
Xiao jiang (HK Title)
Country : Hong Kong, Taiwan
Film Company : Cinema City & Films Co.
Genre : Comedy
HK Category : I
Runtime : 93 min.
Video : Colour
Audio : Speaking (Cantonese)
 
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 Cast :  
Chiang Hsia
Linda Liu Shui Kei
Ng Siu Gong
Suen Yuet
David Tao Tai Wai
Kong Ha
Chu Feng Kang
     

Plot

Ku Ren and Shem Bien are retired comedians. On stage, they were complementary to each other in bringing joy and laugher to lots of audience. However a misunderstanding has broken off their friendship. The comedians are both invited to participate in a charity show organized by a television corporation to raise funds for the handicapped children. At the press conference, both Ku Ren and Shem Bien refuse to play against each other on stage. With the efforts of their offsprings, Ku Ren and Shem Bien finally reconcile. The comedians are at their best on fund raising night. Amidst the heart throbbing music and captivating dance, Shem Bien collapses of a heart attack and dies on stage. Ku Ren having just regained his companion, loses him again. (Joy Sales)
 
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Director, Writer :
John Woo

Producer :
Dean Shek Tien

Writer :
Raymond Wong Pak Ming
 
 Cast : (when available)  (Hide)

Linda Liu Shui Kei

Suen Yuet

David Tao Tai Wai

Kong Ha
 
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