NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
Big Trouble in Little China (2-Jul-1986)

Director: John Carpenter

Writers: Gary Goldman; W. D. Richter; David Z. Weinstein

Music by: John Carpenter

Producer: Larry J. Franco

Keywords: Action/Comedy

Truck driver Jack Burton is in San Francisco's Chinatown; he agrees to drive his friend Wang Chi to the airport to collect his fiancée. Her subsequent kidnapping and the theft of his truck drag them both into a supernatural, underground war between good and evil which never lets up. Tongue-in-cheek B-action movie, ahead of its time, has become a cult favorite.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kate Burton
Actor
10-Sep-1957   Actress/daughter of Richard Burton
Kim Cattrall
Actor
21-Aug-1956   Samantha on Sex and the City
James Hong
Actor
22-Feb-1929   Indeed!
Kurt Russell
Actor
17-Mar-1951   Call him Snake
Victor Wong
Actor
31-Jul-1927 12-Sep-2001 Egg Shen

CAST

Kurt Russell   ...   Jack Burton
Kim Cattrall   ...   Gracie Law
Dennis Dun   ...   Wang Chi
James Hong   ...   Lo Pan
Victor Wong   ...   Egg Shen
Kate Burton   ...   Margo
Donald Li   ...   Eddie Lee
Carter Wong   ...   Thunder
Peter Kwong   ...   Rain
James Pax   ...   Lightning
Featuring
Suzee Pai   ...   Miao Yin
Chao Li Chi   ...   Uncle Chu
Jeff Imada   ...   Needles
Rummel Mor   ...   Joe Lucky
Craig Ng   ...   One Ear
June Kim   ...   White Tiger
Noel Toy   ...   Mrs. O'Toole
Jade Go   ...   Chinese Girl in White Tiger
Jerry Hardin   ...   Pinstripe Lawyer
James Lew   ...   Chang Sing #1
Jim Lau   ...   Chang Sing #2
Ken Endoso   ...   Chang Sing #3
Stuart Quan   ...   Chang Sing #4
Gary Toy   ...   Chang Sing #5
George Cheung   ...   Chang Sing #6
Jimmy Jue   ...   Wounded Chang Sing
Noble Craig   ...   Sewer Monster
Danny Kwan   ...   Chinese Guard
Min Luong   ...   Tara
Paul Lee   ...   Chinese Gambler
Al Leong   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Gerald Okamura   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Willie Wong   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Eric Lee   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Yukio G. Collins   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Bill M. Ryusaki   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Brian Imada   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Nathan Jung   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Daniel Inosanto   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Vernon Rieta   ...   Wing Kong Hatchet Man
Daniel Wong   ...   Wing Kong Security Guard
Daniel Eric Lee   ...   Wing Kong Security Guard
Lia Chang   ...   Female Wing Kong Guard
Dian Tanaka   ...   Female Wing Kong Guard
Donna L. Noguschi   ...   Female Wing Kong Guard
Shinko Isobe   ...   Female Wing Kong Guard

REVIEWS

Have you seen this film? We would love to see your review.
Submit your review for this film


Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications

NNDB MAPPER


Dick Cheney


Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.