The Lost Empire
The Lost Empire is a 1984 American fantasy adventure film directed by Jim Wynorski. It was the first feature Wynorski directed.
The film opens at a jewelry shop in Chinatown, which contains a statue with one glowing red eye. Three masked figures kill the store's owner, then try to pry the eye free. The police arrive, and after a bloody fight, all of the intruders and all but one of the policemen are dead, with the lone survivor being seriously wounded.
|genre||adventure comedy fantasy|
|keywords||bloody fight break chinatown chinese man crime scene devil dual role elementary school federal agent held hostage indian reservation kill l.a.p.d. learn lone survivor mask morning mysterious island old friend phone call recruit religious cult wound|