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Once Upon a Time (I) (2013)

96 min | Adventure

6,000 years ago, in the land where The Emperor was the sole ruler of a kingdom, lived many unhappy poor people who were bullied by the rich. In the Imperial Palace, lies a forbidden room, in which a previous concubine vanished many years ...See more6,000 years ago, in the land where The Emperor was the sole ruler of a kingdom, lived many unhappy poor people who were bullied by the rich. In the Imperial Palace, lies a forbidden room, in which a previous concubine vanished many years ago. One day, a rebellious group attacks the palace and tries to overthrow the Emperor. Lord Turtle, the devoted Prime Minister protects the Emperor, Eunuch Tok and Yu-Fa by pushing them into the forbidden room. While shielding the enemies away, Lord Turtle stayed behind to guard the doors. The trio vanishes into the future... to year 2013. In this present era the Emperor and his 2 companions create many humorous scenes from their encounters with the modern technology. The trio also discovers their new gift, going through time - supernatural powers and immortality. Will The Emperor and his 2 companions survive in the new era? Will they ever be able to return home? Written by Kenneth See less
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Silver Chung (as Silver)
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Kenneth Wong (as Kenneth)
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Yin-Chau Heng (as Heng)
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Feb 7, 2013 (Malaysia)

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