Phooey to clean up on big screen

PUBLISHED : Friday, 23 August, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 23 August, 2002, 12:00am

After dozing for more than 20 years in the bottom drawer of a filing cabinet, the city's greatest ambassador is about to leap back on to the screen.

Hong Kong Phooey, Hanna-Barbera's mild-mannered janitor slash doggy superhero, is being made into a full-length feature film by Rush Hour director Brett Ratner.

Repeat after us: 'Hong Kong Phooey, number one super guy;

Hong Kong Phooey, quicker than human eye . . .'