Dr. Wai in 'The Scripture with No Words' (Adventure King)(Mo him wong) (1996) - Rotten Tomatoes

Dr. Wai in 'The Scripture with No Words' (Adventure King)(Mo him wong) (1996)

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Movie Info

This comedy is quite a change for Hong Kong martial arts hero Jet Li. Li plays Chow, the writer of a pulp-style adventure serial, who seems to be failing in both his career and his marriage to Monica (Rosamund Kwan). The film also enacts out Chow's story as he writes it: Li also plays the fictional Dr. Wai, a daring adventurer in the tradition of Doc Savage or Indiana Jones. As Chow tries to churn out his story, Dr. Wai pursues a mysterious scroll called "The Scripture Without Words"; the film's transitions between reality and fantasy is reminiscent of films such as Brazil and The Princess Bride.

Cast

Jet Li
as Chow Si-Kit/Dr. Wai
Rosamund Kwan
as Monica Kwan/Cammy
Billy Chow
as Chan/Japanese Embassy Guard
Collin Chou
as The Movie Star/Hung Sing
Ying Kar Law
as Headmaster
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½

Not Jet Li's best, but still fun.

Anthony Valletta
Anthony Valletta

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½

Non-stop action and adventure of Jet Li's Indiana Jones-style character in Hong Kong.

Dean McKenna
Dean McKenna

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