Shanghai Knights Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 9769

Average Rating: 2.4/4

# of Ratings: 82

Theatrical Release Date: 02/07/2003

Language: English

Genre: Adventure, Comedy

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: David Dobkin

Actors: Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson, Fann Wong, Aaron Johnson, Donnie Yen, Aidan Gillen

Plot: Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson reunite in this sequel that sees them taking on a cousin of the queen who is trying to steal the throne. Chon Wang teams up with his sister to take down the villain and save the queen. Along the way, the group team up with various iconic figures such as Charlie Chaplin and Arthur Conan Doyle, who help save the day.

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Rating of
2.5/4

Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/19/2019

I can't say it's a rehashing, but the act feels a little stale by this point.

Rating of
3.5/4

Vicky $ahota - wrote on 12/20/2011

Shanghai Knights is a 2003 action- comedy film. It is the sequel to Shanghai Noon. It was directed by David Dobkin and written by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It was supa comedy. The pair of Jackie and Owin was awsum

Rating of
2.5/4

Daniel Corleone - wrote on 10/16/2011

John (Jackie Chan) and Roy (Owen Wilson) are back but in a different setting. Had a few laughs and the action was slightly better. Unfortunately, a few unbelievable moments like jumping over a bridge to a boat more than 20 ft high or getting killed by fireworks. Shanghai Noon was more believable, even the scene where John back-stabs Roy over his sister, was done already in the first installment. Shanghai Knights is a decent adventure comedy set in London with a few good martial arts choreography.

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Rating of
3/4

Awesome sequel

TheWolf - wrote on 07/30/2007

I'm not looking for historical accuracies or poignant subplots when I rent a movie like this, I just want to escape my boring life for a couple of hours. And this film delivers. Owen Wilson is outrageous as he wisecracks his way in and out of side-splitting situations and tight spots. And he and Jackie Chan play perfectly off each other. As in the first movie, the comedy is nicely fitted between superb action scenes and a decent enough story. But let there be no doubt, these are comedies, and they are among the best in the last few years. I'd have to say Shanghai Knights is a bit better than the first one, through and through, but you really can't enjoy it without having seen Shanghai Noon.
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