As 'The Chosen One' Murphy's on a madcap mission to save THE GOLDEN CHILD, a youth with mystical powers who's been abducted by an evil cult. He battles a band of super-nasties, scrambles through a booby-trapped chamber of horrors and traverses Tibet to obtain a sacred dagger. But it's Murphy's with that turns out to be his sharpest weapon in the 24-karat comedy adventure.

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The Golden Child (1986)

PG-13

Action/Mystery/Fantasy/Adventure/Comedy · 1h 34m · 12/12/1986

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Eddie Murphy Is The Chosen One

Description

As 'The Chosen One' Murphy's on a madcap mission to save THE GOLDEN CHILD, a youth with mystical powers who's been abducted by an evil cult. He battles a band of super-nasties, scrambles through a booby-trapped chamber of horrors and traverses Tibet to obtain a sacred dagger. But it's Murphy's with that turns out to be his sharpest weapon in the 24-karat comedy adventure.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Paramount Pictures

Budget

$25,000,000

Revenue

$79,800,000
Cast
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Ron Veto

Yak herder (uncredited)
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Aron Kincaid

Informer (uncredited)
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Marilyn Schreffler

Kala (voice)
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Eric Douglas

Yellow Dragon
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Wally Taylor

Detective Boggs
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Peter Kwong

Tommy Tong
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Gene LeBell

Drunken Biker (uncredited)
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Pons Maar

Fu
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Tau Logo

Yu
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Shakti Chen

Kala (as Shakti)
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James Hong

Doctor Hong
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Randall 'Tex' Cobb

Til
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Charlotte Lewis

Kee Nang
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J.L. Reate

The Golden Child
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Tiger Chung Lee

Khan
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Conrad Hurtt

Monk (uncredited)
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Lorenzo Gaspar

Nepal villager (uncredited)
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Frank Welker

The Thing (voice)
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Eddie Murphy

Chandler Jarrell
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Charles Levin

TV Host
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Kenneth H. Frith Jr.

Friend at Pink's (as Kenneth 'Fruitty' Frith Jr.)
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Bennett Ohta

Herb Shop Clerk
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Kinko Tsubouchi

Old Chinese Woman
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Govind Chipalu

Jabbering Old Man
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Chantara Nop

Security Man #1
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Phok Ok

Security Man #2
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Bob Tzudiker

Businessman Customer
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Cliffy Magee

Russell
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Jeff Soo Hoo

Waiter
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Bindra Joshi

Chicken Lady on Plane
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Judy Hudson

Tortoise Lady
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Ron Packham

Buttonman
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Victor Wong

The Old Man
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Charles Dance

Sardo Numspa
Crew
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Dennis Feldman

Writer
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Michael Ritchie

Director
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Disc Releases
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The Golden Child

(DVD)

3/9/1999

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(DVD)

9/25/2017

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The Golden Child

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

12/1/2020

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The Golden Child: I Love the 80's Edition

(DVD)

2/3/2009

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(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/21/2013

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