Questions tagged [big-trouble-in-little-china]

Big Trouble in Little China is a 1986 film by John Carpenter, starring Kurt Russel as Jack Burton, the fast-talking, egotistical truck driver. Jack and his friend Wang Chi stumble into trouble in Chinatown.

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What was the hairy humanoid monster from Big Trouble in Little China?

The hairy beast which and which later appears seems to be a rather iconic part of that movie's lore, yet it receive no explanation during the movie. Is there any indication, either directly ...
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In Big Trouble in Little China, why did Egg Shen's potion have such a weak effect on Jack Burton?

Just prior to the final battle, Egg Shen gives Jack, Wang Chi, and the rest of the Chang Sings a magic potion. The potion gives them all extreme confidence, and also tremendously boosts the fighting ...