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Brighton Wok: The Legend of Ganja Boxing (2008)
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Brighton Wok: The Legend of Ganja Boxing (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vafan Cuolo the Italian Ninja takes over Brighton with his milita of kung-fu fighters. Ryu, a young man just out of a care home, is surprised to discover that he is Brighton's last hope. Ryu is the Chosen One and he must find The Ganja Master, learn the ancient mystical art of Ganja Boxing and defeat Vafan; liberating Brighton.
Style: surprise ending, epic, neo noir, humorous, exciting, tense, captivating, surreal, parody, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: spy, psychopath, betrayal, supernatural power, murder, revenge, teenager, dancing, martial arts, kung fu, police, drugs, kidnapping, drug addict, french, pursuit, amnesia, chase, robbery, drug addiction, teenage boy, satire, sacrifice, father son relationship, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: london, brighton

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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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Duration: 99 min.
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Duration: 111 min.
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Duration: 111 min.
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
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Style: stylized, surreal, comic, exciting, colourful ...
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Style: humorous, funny, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a sexy, high-end escort holds the key evidence to a scandalous government cover-up, two bumbling young detectives become her unlikely protectors from a ruthless assassin hired to silence her.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, captivating ...
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