Overview

When trucker Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi, to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang's fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a perfect target for immortal sorcerer Lo Pan and his three invincible cronies. Lo Pan must marry a girl with green eyes so he can regain his physical form.

  1. Gary Goldman

    Screenplay

  2. David Z. Weinstein

    Screenplay

  3. John Carpenter

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kurt Russell

    Kurt Russell

    Jack Burton

  2. Kim Cattrall

    Kim Cattrall

    Gracie Law

  3. Dennis Dun

    Dennis Dun

    Wang Chi

  4. James Hong

    James Hong

    Lo Pan

  5. Victor Wong

    Victor Wong

    Egg Shen

Full Cast & Crew

Big Trouble in Little China
Big Trouble in Little China

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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 30, 1986
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget $25,000,000.00

Revenue $11,000,000.00

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