Shanghai Surprise
Shanghai Surprise (1986)

When a huge shipment of opium is lost during the 1937 Japanese invasion of China, it remains hidden for more than a year. However, missionary Gloria Tatlock (Madonna) has heard of the legendary stash of drugs and hires American con man… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: July 22, 2003
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Phil Hall
EDGE Boston

Madonna's incompetent performance secured her reputation as a no-talent actress...and, to date, she still hasn't been able to shake that reputation.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Striking visuals and some good George Harrison songs can't save it.

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AJ Verser
So so so boring, I caught this on TV last night, and I couldn't even understand what Penn was saying or what they were supposed to be doing in the movie.… More
Michael S
I really don't know where to start... and I really don't know where to end! This balant Indiana Jones/ Romancing the Stone rip-off is one of the most… More
Sarah Prisbylla
This movie gets 1 star for Sean Penn and 1 star for Madonna and that's pretty much all it had going for it!