If there’s something strange in you neighborhood, Who you gonna call? ghostbusters? Not me, i’ll be calling the only person for the job, the legendary Vampire slayer, Lam Ching Ying.
The first time we see Lam Ching Ying in a Horror film was in the 1980 classic “Encounters Of The Spooky Kind“. Here he would play a police officer attempting to track down Sammo Hung over the killing of his wife. In 1982, he went on to star witn Sammo Hung again in “Dead And The Deadly” before taking a lead role in the Peking Opera/Horror movie “Hocus Pocus“.
In 1985 his legendary platform would arrive, after starring in the Horror/Comedy “Those Merry Souls” with Yuen Biao, he went on to star in the classic Vampire movie “Mr.Vampire“. The movies success at the Box Office: HK $20,092,129.00, delivered 4 sequels (Lam Ching Ying didn’t star in part 4) and many spin offs such as The Ultimate Vampire, Vampire Vs Vampire, Spooky Encounters and Mr.Vampire 1992.
You will know Lam Ching Ying from a variety of movies such as The Prodigal Son, Heores Shed No Tears, Pom Pom And Hot Hot, Eastern Condors, School On Fire, Her Vengeance and many more. Lam Ching Ying sadly passed away from cancer in 1997.
Here are 10 Lam Ching Ying Horror movies you should be checking out, especially on Halloween Night.