聊齋三集之燈草和商
Erotic Ghost Story III (1992)
Alias : 燈草和尚
Country: Hong Kong
Circuit: Golden Harvest 
Genres: Adult  Horror 
Rating: III (Hong Kong) 
Theatrical Run: 03/05/1992 - 03/18/1992
Box Office: HK $9,395,699.00
 
Director
  Ivan Lai Gai-Ming
 
Script
  Gaap Yuen-Yat
 
Action Director
  Phillip Kwok Chun-Fung
 
Producer
  Chow Jan-Tung
 
 
Cast
  Pauline Chan Bo-Lin ... I-Meng
  Cheung Ging-Fa ... Witch
  Shing Fui-On ... Reverend Wick
  Chik King-Man ... Chu Chung's fiancee
  Otomo Rena ... Witch's girl
  Kenny Wong Tak-Ban ... Chu Chung
  William Ho Ka-Kui ... Witch's enemy
  Tanzawa Aki ... Witch's girl
  Lee Sau-Kei ... Waiter
  Chang Seng-Kwong ... Rascal
  Tam Wai-Man ... Rascal
  Lee Yiu-Ging ... Main thug
  Jack Wong Wai-Leung (1) ... Guard
  Unknown Stuntman (12)    
 
Production Company
  Diagonal Pictures Limited
 
Distributor
  Gala Film Distribution Limited (Hong Kong)
 
Production Manager
  Huang Lei (1)
 
Sound Recordist
  Chow Shao-Lung
 
Art Director
  Fang Ying (1)
 
Script Supervisor
  Erica Mak Man-Chung
 
Planning
  Anna Chim Wai-Wai
 
Lighting
  Lam Siu-Wing (2)
 
Makeup
  Jeng Fung-Yin
  Chan Wing-Yee (2)
 
Props
  Jeng Chak-Wing
 
Cinematographer
  Bill Wong Chung-Piu
 
Special Effects
  Sagawa Kazuo
 
Editor
  Ng Wang-Hung (1)
  Peter Cheung Yiu-Chung
 
Costume Designer
  Tong Ping
 
Presenter
  Chua Lam
 
Assistant Director
  Lai Kai-Keung
  Jeng Wing-Hang
 
Hair Stylist
  Peng Yen-Lien
  Yau Chun-Heung
 
Composer
  Tats Lau Yi-Dat
 
 
 
Summary
 

The once mighty Tang Dynasty is in its decline. The big land of China is being visited by famine, natural disasters and devils of all descriptions. Learned people forsake careers as officials, preferring to roam the countryside righting wrongs. Chu Chung is such a person. Everywhere he goes, beautiful Suzie, who is betrothed to him, follows. So they meet Wick, a monk endowed with magic powers. Chu Chung sees a picture of an exceedingly beautiful girl and falls in love with her. He begs Wick to help him cross the human-spiritual barrier to enter the picture. Chu Chung meets the girl Yi-meng. They make love. Little does Chu Chung realize he has fallen into arch demon Vixen's trap. Unwittingly, he kills the upright god of justice. Suzie helps a repentant Chu Chung escape into the human world. She herself is incarcerated. Wick and Suzie reluctantly help Chu Chung enter the spiritual world again. Righteousness prevails. Vixen loses the war. And Yi-meng is transported to the human world. Unfortunately, Suzie dies. But she may not have died after all...[from the Rim Films Catalog] Dark adult fairytale. Scholar Chu Chung and his fiancee stay in a deserted temple, one dark night. Their host is Reverend Wick, a monk with the ability to shrink in size. Chu is drawn to a wall-frieze of three frolicking nymphs, which is a door to another world, and he convinces Wick to help him cross over. There, he is bewitched by I-Meng, whom he quickly marries. But trouble arrives in the form of Meng's mistress/boss. Man, this is one really wicked witch ! For instance, she tricks Chu into believing that her sworn enemy (played by Ho Ka Kui) rapes her two handmaidens. Chu then kills the enemy, which leaves her (the witch) all-powerful. Back in the real world, Chu's fiancee and Wick try to bring him back, but are then drawn to cross over as well. There are a few dashes of horror (e.g. the wicked witch eating the body of her recently-slain enemy) and comedy (Wick shrinks, to get inside the private parts of the wicked witch).