Yuan Zhen-Xia yu Wei Si-Li (1986)

Hong Kong, 1986
81m
35mm film, colour

A Hong Kong horror film directed by Ngai Kai Lam.

Plot Summary

When he rescues a beautiful young tribeswoman from being sacrificed in the of Thailand, a Hong Kong officer is cursed to suffer the seven “Blood ” which occasional burst out through his legs. After the seventh curse, he will die but is given a temporary cure and now has one year to find a lasting remedy to his condition. The cop takes on the evil leader of the Worm Tribe and his horde of monstrous supernatural creatures.

Credits

Crew
Director: Ngai Kai Lam
Leonard Ho presents
Producers: Wong Jing, Chua Lam
Script: Wong Jing, Yuen Gai Chi
Story: Ni Kuang
Director of Photography: Lam Chiu
Editor: Chui Ma Chiu
Music: Shing Gam Wing
Art Director: Oliver Wong
Action Directors: Ringo Wong, Yuen Bun

Cast
Siu-hou Chin (Dr Yuan Chen-Hsieh)
Maggie Cheung (Tsai-Hung)
Dick Wei (Huh Lung)
Sau-Lai Tsui (Betsy)
Elvis Tsui (Aquala)
Chow Yun Fat (Wei)
Sibelle Hu (Su)
Ni Kuang (himself/narrator)
Chui Suk Woon (Anne)
Ken Boyle (the professor)
Chor Yuen (Chu)
Jing Wong (would-be playboy)
Yasuaki Kurata (Thunderbird)
To Ping Wai
Wong Yu (Hound)
Johnny Wang (head terrorist)
Kara Hui (Inspector Chiang)
Derek Yee (police sniper)
Wong Lai Ying
Shirley Ng Ling

Alternative Titles

Dr Yuen and Wisely
Seventh Curse
The Seventh Curse
Yuen jan hap yue wai shut leev
– Cantonese title

Sequel to
Wai Si-Lei chuen kei (1985)

Sequel
Wei Si Li zhi ba wang xie jia (1990)

See also
Alien (1979)

References

Books
Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.444