The Duke of Mount Deer (1984) – 鹿鼎記

The Duke of Mount Deer (1984) - 鹿鼎記 - Episode 01
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Description: Wai Siu Bo is the son of a prostitute who works in a brothel in Yangzhou. After joining the Heaven and Earth society he heads to the Capital and gets enrolled into the service of the Grand Eunuchs. There he becomes friends with the young emperor Hong Hei (Wai mistakes the emperor as another young eunuch) and falls in love with the emperor’s younger sister, Princess Kin Ning. His adventures in the Forbidden City leads him into discovering the empress dowager as an impostor; finding several volumes of the prized 42 Chapters which contains the location of a treasure cave; helps the emperor kill the baddie courtier, Lord Obai; and see his position rise from humble eunuch to a grand courtier and confidante of the emperor.

Native Title: 鹿鼎記
Also Known As: Lu Ding Ji , The Deer and the Cauldron , The Duke of Mount Deer 1984 , Royal Tramp , 鹿鼎记 , Luk Ding Gei ,
Director: Johnnie To, Lee Tim Sing
Genres: Comedy, Romance, Wuxia

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