吉星高照 (Lucky Star) 2015 (Blu-ray release 2015-5-15) is a very good example of what a very bad Hong Kong comedy movie typically looks like – the poorly conceived plotlines make little sense and exist only to make jokes, most of which fail to be funny.

In this story the protagonist is brought to a Stephen Chow fan club event in the hopes of getting the signature of the celebrity.  He is then cheated into accompanying a mature lady.  The movie then proceeds to talk about the harsh realities of the movie business superficially while repeatedly tries to make unfunny jokes.  To make things worse, the poster cheats the audience by placing Eric Tsang, who only has a minor supporting role here, in the center.  The filmmakers obviously knew this stuff is no good so this Chinese New Year movie was not shown at start of the Chinese New Year 2015.

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