Happy Ding Dong(1986), Hong Kong, in Cantonese with English subtitles. 94 minutes.
This week is another comedy directed by Michael Hui of the Hui brothers. “Happy Ding Dong” is essentially a Hong Kong remake of the American film “Some Like it Hot”, with Michael Hui playing a nightclub guitarist who overhears a drug dealer’s conspiracy. He dresses up as a girl and joins a touring band to run away, but his escape isn’t that simple.