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Shanghai Knights Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson

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Jackie Chan plays Chon Wang (pronounced to sound like John Wayne), a cowboy in the Wild West. Owen Wilson plays Roy O'Bannon, onetime cowboy, now New York gigolo. This is a sequel to the movie Shanghai Noon with the same characters. Chon Wang (the Shanghai Kid) is notified that his father in China has been killed and his sister has gone to London to track down the killer. Chon Wang enlists the help of his friend Roy O'Bannon, a dime-novel writer who made up stories about himself. They both have reputations as "gunfighters" from the old west, but neither seemed to have earned that reputation. The events are a comedy of errors as they try to track down the killer and stop him before he unleashes an evil plot against the British royal crown.
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The review of this Movie prepared by BethG




John Wayne (Jackie Chan) and his American cowboy partner who's currently working as waiter and gigolo in New York City take a trip to England. In England they meet John Wayne's sister and all of them search for the killer of John Wayne's father.
The review of this Movie prepared by M.Y.Prasetyo



Script Analysis of Shanghai Knights

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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1600 to 1899 Comedy or Parody about    -   cops/detectives

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman    -   cowboy Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American    -   Chinese

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West    -   Northeast Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK City?    -   Yes City:    -   London Misc setting    -   fancy mansion    -   prison    -   castle    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   None    -   Occasional swearing

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