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Andy Lau
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Date of Birth: Sep 27, 1961

Country: China

Biography: Hong Kong has produced some extremely famous actors, but in the past 20 years Andy Lau has been its most commerically successful. In China, he's as well known for singing as acting, as a major Cantopop star.

Total Titles at Criticker: 139 - You've Seen 0

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Titles You Haven't Rated: Actor (139) | Director (1)
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Fagara (2019)
A young woman from Hong Kong has to reunite with her sisters to settle debts after her father dies. (imdb)
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The White Storm 2: Drug Lords (2019)
A wealthy businessman tries to take down a drug kingpin that he used to work with, while a policeman tries to find justice without breaking the law.
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The Adventurers (2017)
The world's top thieves join forces to pull off the heist of a lifetime. But when they find themselves pursued across Europe by a legendary French detective, they'll have to take their game to the next level.
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Shock Wave (2017)
When a terrorist who specializes in explosives takes hold of an underground tunnel, he threatens to kill hostages if his demands are not met. (imdb)
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Chasing the Dragon (2017)
An illegal immigrant from Mainland China sneaks into corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless and emerging drug lord. (imdb)
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The Great Wall (2016)
European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures
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My Beloved Bodyguard (2016)
A retired bodyguard who has settled into a corner of the world where China, Russia and North Korea meet as he suffers from early dementia finds a new friend in a young girl. When her life is threatened by her father's connection with a local crime lord, .the bodyguard must call upon his long forgotten skills to save her.
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Mission Milano (2016)
Rogue terrorists steal the revolutionary invention the Seed of God for world domination. After Interpol agent Sir Sampan's underhanded tactics to recruit young billionaire Huo, the team rallies to rescue and retrieve their prized invention. (imdb)
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From Vegas to Macau III (2016)
Ken is holding a wedding ceremony in Macau for her daughter, Rainbow, who is marrying his protege, Vincent. Ken's best buddies, Vic and Mark, are invited to the wedding. On the wedding day itself, Mark receives a phone call from Michael Chen, who warns him that a mysterious tycoon has hired mercenaries to assassinate Ken. The wedding is then sabotaged, while Ken and Mark are accused to have engulfed DOA's illicit money. (imdb)
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Saving Mr. Wu (2015)
In this suspenseful crime thriller, Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by six unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. The story is based on the 2004 real-life celebrity kidnapping case in China.
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From Vegas to Macau II (2015)
Chow Yun-fat is back as the titular gambler, Ken, with the magic hand. This time, the movie exaggerates his skills with CGI poker cards until it almost becomes a fantasy. But that's to be expected in a Wong Jing's movie. This time, the location is shifted to Thailand where Mark (Nick Cheung), an accountant in a money-laundering syndicate, DOA, is chased by Interpol and DOA. Ken has to save him and help his protégé, Vincent (Shawn Yue).
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Lost and Love (2015)
One day in 1999 when his two-year-old son Lei Da went missing, Anhui farmer Lei Zekuan (Lau) begins his fifteen-year-long journey of hardship searching for his lost son. On his way he meets Zeng Shuai, a young car mechanic who was abducted as a child himself and is also searching for his parents. (Wikipedia)
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Golden Chickensss (2014)
A prostitute (Sandra Ng) helps a former flame (Nick Cheung) adapt to a new life after his release from prison. (imdb)
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Firestorm (2013)
A crew of seasoned criminals, armed with high-powered weapons, pulls off another smooth and violent armored car heist. This puts the police force to shame and humiliation. A hardboiled senior police inspector Lui (Andy Lau), hot on the trails of the robbers, determines to put an end to this madness that causes the lives of innocent people. An ex-con desperate to leave his criminal past behind volunteers to be Lui's snitch in exchange for a fresh start with his girlfriend Bing. (imdb)
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Switch (2013)
In search of an ancient Chinese scroll, a Chinese agent battles against Japanese Yakuzas and British mercenaries. (imdb)
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Blind Detective (2013)
A cop is forced into early retirement due to retinal damage. But after witnessing a bank robbery along with a female inspector - who believes he has acute senses - they team up in hope to solve the case. (imdb)
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Cold War (2012)
In Asia's safest city, the police have long been untouchable. Approaching midnight in Hong Kong, police headquarters receives an anonymous call: a fully loaded police van carrying the force's most advanced equipment and five highly trained officers has disappeared off the grid. The hijackers possess direct knowledge of police procedures and are already several steps ahead. The police must meet a list of demands to ensure the hostages' release, including the delivery of a large ransom. (en.wikipedia.org)
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What Women Want (2011)
After an accident, a chauvinistic executive gains the ability to hear what women are really thinking.
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A Simple Life (2011)
Reuniting superstar Andy Lau with his godmother Deanie Ip on the big screen for the first time in 23 years, A Simple Life is a deeply moving story about the relationship between a young man and a family servant that is handled with exquisite affection and grace by Ann Hui. (tiff.net)
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The Beginning of the Great Revival (2011)
A chronicle of the events that led to the founding of the Chinese Communist Party.
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Shaolin (2011)
China is plunged into strife as feuding warlords try to expand their power by warring over neighboring lands. Fueled by his success on the battlefield, young and arrogant Hao Jie sneers at Shaolin's masters when he beats one of them in a duel. But the pride comes before a fall. When his own family is wiped out by a rival warlord, Hao is forced to take refuge with the monks. (imdb)
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Future X-Cops (2010)
A cop travels back in time to take on a corporation that's out to eliminate a doctor who has created a new technology which can break up the monopoly on a energy resources. (imdb)
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Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame (2010)
An exiled detective is recruited to solve a series of mysterious deaths that threaten to delay the inauguration of Empress Wu. (imdb)
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The Founding of a Republic (2009)
The rise of the Great Chinese Republic, step by step, day by day.
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Yau lung hei fung (2009)
Charismatic and laidback tycoon Sam serendipitously meets sassy club dancer Milan while he's in Macau for business. Sam hits it off quickly with the down-to-earth, scooter-riding Milan, but she has no idea that he's actually the thrice-divorced millionaire behind all the redevelopment in her neighborhood. When Sam's identity is revealed, Milan tries her best to cope with the pressure that comes with the relationship, including the tabloid coverage and Sam's disapproving mother. (yesasia.com)
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Three Kingdoms - Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)
His country torn asunder by civil war, Zhao, a common man heeds the call of duty and from the humblest of roots rises through the ranks on wings of courage and cunning to command an army charged with liberating the land from an evil warlord. Inspiring by action, honor and a dream of unifying his divided nation, Zhao's heroism becomes legend, but as the years pass and the throne changes hands the war still rages on... (IMDB)
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Brothers (2007)
Tensions uprise in the set underworld when set cheater Tin Tam (Wang Zhi Wen) falls victim to an defamation attempt. His son, triad head Yiu Tam (Miu Kiu Wai), is today in charge, and staleness bonded the country of the set from interlopers Uncle Nine (Henry Fong) and Dravidian (Ken Tong). Meanwhile, police Inspector Lau (Andy Lau) angles to alter Yiu down. (asiacue.com)
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Protégé (2007)
Special agent Nick (Daniel Wu) is deep undercover in the heart of Asia's lucrative crime trade as he plays protégé to one of the key players in the game, "Banker" (Andy Lau). In the eight years he has been infiltrating the underworld industry, Nick has amassed enough evidence to indict Banker, but has been ordered to remain undercover and expose the identity of the man behind Banker in order to bring down the entire organisation... (imdb)
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The Warlords (2007)
It's a heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on "The Assassination of Ma," a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) story about the killing of general Ma Xinyi. The story was filmed by Zhang Che in 1973 as The Blood Brothers. (imdb)
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Battle of the Warriors (2006)
In 370 B.C, China was separated as seven nations and several other small tribes, one of these being the city state of Liang. The nation of Zhao is led by the terrifying prime commander Xiang Yangzhong who orders his troops to launch an attack on Liang in a bid to conquer the small city. (imdb)
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Man works as a clerk in a shipping company. His life is truly non-eventful and dull, until he meets the beautiful but highly arrogant Karen. By day, Karen is a two-bit host of a home shopping network. When the sun is down, she frequents clubs and discos to fill her time and search for company. Man's affection towards Karen is obvious, but she thinks of him as nothing more than a friend, someone whom she can always rely on though not someone she will care for in return... (imdb)
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Tsoi suet yuk chi ngo oi nei (2005)
A man poses as the husband of a dying woman who has the transplanted heart of his wife.
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Wait
One boy's exploration of adult life. Kwong is a young boy coping with a difficult family life. His mother commits suicide when she discovers that her husband... (imdb)
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Triad Underworld (2004)
When Triad leader Hung's wife gives birth to a baby boy, Hung considers leaving the world of the gangsters. Despite the fact that he is not sure of his decision, word gets out fast and now, a brutal war begins in the world of "jiang-hu". Two hoodlums, Wing and Turbo, set to make a name for themselves, are ordered to kill Hung. Meanwhile, an internal conflict begins between Hung and his #1 man, Left-Hand. Despite this conflict, the two have nothing but respect for each other. (imdb)
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Magic Kitchen (2004)
Sammi Cheng portrays restaurant owner Mu Rong You whose cooking talents are supposed to be top-notch. However, reality proves that she is far from being an expert cook all her praised recipes resulting from the unlimited resource of her mother. Can the charming girl keep up the reputation of her famous kitchen and win the heart of her dream lover at the same time? (fivestarlaser.com)
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In the Nick of Love (2004)
Sammi and Andy are a pair of successful thieves. Happily married, they've been stealing together since their teens. One day, as they were splitting up the gems, Andy suddenly announce he wants a divorce. Without an explanation, he leaves. To years later, you find a business tycoon named Steven proposing to Sammi but she only agrees if she is given a piece of the family jewels... (imdb)
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A World Without Thieves (2004)
A con-team couple (Andy Lau & Rene Liu) head west after taking a city businessman for his BMW. But an encounter with a naive young carpenter travelling home with his life savings challenges their fate as thieves. (imdb)
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McDull, prince de la bun (2004)
To secure a better future, Mrs Mc sends her son McDull (who is a piglet attending kindergarten) to many different classes and she has also bought her grave on mortgage. Inspired by J K Rowling, Mrs Mc tries her hand at writing. At bedtime, she tells McDull the story she wrote although McDull keeps asking her to read him Harry Potter instead. The story she wrote is actually the story of McDull's father, McBing, Prince de la Bun. (imdb)
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House of Flying Daggers (2004)
The year is 859 AD, and China's once flourishing Tang Dynasty is in decline. Unrest is raging throughout the land, and the corrupt government is locked in battle with rebel armies that are forming in protest. The largest and most prestigious of these rebel groups is the House of Flying Daggers, which is growing ever more powerful under a mysterious new leader. (Sony Pictures Classics)
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Golden Chicken 2 (2003)
Golden Chicken 2 picks up in the year 2046. No, you did not read that incorrectly. Now advanced in age, Kum still looks remarkably good thanks to the quantum leaps in plastic surgery technology. Kum takes the time to reflect and impart her generous wisdom upon a young fellow who's despondent over heartbreak. He wants to swallow some memory-forgetting pills to ease his personal pains, but Kum tells him that bad memories are necessary, if only to make to make the good times better... (lovehkfilm.com)
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Infernal Affairs III (2003)
Ten months after the murder of Yan (Tony Leung), Ming (Andy Lau)is relegated to the backseat of mundane office work, pending internal investigation. Meanwhile, a new star, Yeung (Leon Lai), has emerged in the police force. His meteoric rise mirrors Ming's very own before Yan's death... (imdb)
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Love Under the Sun (2003)
On a splendid night, as elegant individuals lose themselves in dance in a ballroom, a rumor is born that one of the guests is HIV positive. Unprecedented fear and suspicion follow, with fallacies about HIV infection close up on its heels... (hkcinemagic.com)
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Cat and Mouse (2003)
Director Gordon Chan (Fist of Legend) presents this light romantic action-comedy about a young woman with a secret alter-ego. Andy Lau stars as Zhan, a policeman who's constantly in pursuit of a well-intention and skillful criminal who robs from the rich to give back to the underprivileged. All the while, a romance is blossoming between Zhan and Bai (Cecilia Cheung). Little does Zhan know that the crook and his sweetheart are one and the same. Anthony Wong also stars. (allrovi.com)
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1:99 Shorts (2003)
Shorts made by 11 directors in order to fight against the SARS epidemy that occurred in China and Hong Kong in 2003. The shorts were produced by the Information Service Departement of the ... (imdb)
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Running on Karma (2003)
Exotic dancer Dai Jet Lo (brawny man) has a gift to see through "cause and consequence". He meets a female cop and uses his gift to help her capture an extremely dangerous murderer. The female cop learns that Dai Jet Lo was once a monk who, due to the murder of a friend, left the monastery to find the killer. The female cop also has a inevitable "karma" that dooms her to die an unnatural death. The duo decide to oppose "cause and consequence" and change what cannot be changed. (imdb)
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Golden Chicken (2002)
After his attempted robbery runs aground, a thief takes a shine to his would-be victim -- a charming prostitute -- who begins to tell him her life story. (imdb)
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Fat Choi Spirit (2002)
Andy Lau plays the Mahjong Warrior, who seem not to be able to lose. Rich as he may be, life is not so simple: by chance he finds his lost mother who now has Alzheimer's, a brother who lost his riches in the dot com bubble, and a girlfriend intent on getting back with him. Add this to a gangster rap of a underground mahjong circle (as underground as the local comedy burger bar, mind you), mix thoroughly and you have a kaleidoscope of humour that will tickle you for an hour and a half. (imdb)
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Infernal Affairs (2002)
A tightly wound thriller which centers on two Hong Kong police officers - one a gang mole on the force and the other an undercover cop in the gang - who share the same objectives and who find their destinies intertwined in this high-octane police actioner. (Miramax)
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The Wesley
Wesley (Andy Lau), is responsible for handling all the incidents that relate to extraterrestrial life on Earth. One day, Wesley meets Fong (Rosamund Kwan) when he is looking at a blue human bone in an antique shop. Fong is an alien from the Blue Blood Planet, she left her home 600 years ago to look for the Blue Blood Bible. Wesley tries to stop Fong going away, the Double X Unit lead by Wai (Roy Cheung) and So (Shu Qi) is ordered to handle the case. (hkcinemagic.com)
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Fulltime Killer (2001)
For many years professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness, which only becomes worse after the death of his love, Nancy. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin. Chin, hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's life with a mission--to unveil O's identity and usurp his place as the number one sharp-shooting assassin in the game. (imdb)
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Love on a Diet (2001)
Mimi Mo is a young exchange student to Japan who meets and falls in love with a budding pianist, Kurokawa. Kurokawa eventually leaves to study music in the USA and returns to Japan as a famous musician. Meanwhile, Mimi has dealt with her depression by eating and weights over 300lbs and Kurokawa doesn't recognize her. Mimi eventually meets Fatty who helps her lose the weight so she can fulfill her promise of meeting Kurokawa made 10 years earlier. But then they fall in love... (imdb)
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Dance of a Dream (2001)
Namson Lau, a small-time dance instructor who schemes with his partner (Gordon Lam) to hook frigid businesswoman Tina Cheung (Anita Mui) as a means of increasing their dwindling bankroll. With some prodding from her brother (Edison Chan), Tina signs up for lessons. Meanwhile, flighty waitress Kam (Sandra Ng) becomes enchanted with Namson at first sight and takes classes just for a chance to rub thighs with her instructor. And there's dancing. (lovehkfilm.com)
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A Fighter
After spending 13 years in jail, Mong Fu (Andy Lau), a Muay Thai boxer returns to Thailand to look for his old girlfriend. Upon arrival in Bangkok, he learns of her death and that she was pregnant with his daughter last time he saw her. He travels to an orphanage to meet his daughter where he finds friendship with a Japanese nun who runs the orphanage. His dark past soon comes back to haunt him and he must fight for his future. (Wikipedia)
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Needing You... (2000)
Andy (Andy Lau) and Kinki (Sammi Cheng) are from two different worlds, he a successful dot-com entrepreneur but clueless when it comes to girls, she a dutiful secretary but hopeless in the subject of guys. Sparks fly when Kinki gets transferred to work under Andy, but both have to contend with the gossiping among their co-workers. (www.cityonfire.com)
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The Duel (2000)
After a long absence, a master swordsman of royal blood, Yeh Cool-son, returns to the emperor's palace to challenge Snow, a reclusive master, to a dual on new year's eve. (imdb)
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Prince Charming (1999)
A man falls in love with a woman from Shanghai, who's come to Hong Kong to look for long-lost-mother, but problems arise when her wealthy father assumes she's been kidnapped. (imdb)
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The Conmen in Vegas (1999)
King of Gamblers, King (Andy Lau), and his buddy Skinny Dragon (Nick Cheung), together with Dragon's cousin, Smarty (Chan Pak Cheung), swindle a huge amount of money out of the wicked Big Eye Man's underground casino. When the trio is about to enjoy the easy money, Man's gangs show up unexpectedly and catch Dragon. (hkcinemagic.com)
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Fascination Amour (1999)
Lau is a spoiled playboy who's on fiancée number 8 - and makes sport of getting rid of them. He boards the cruise ship Fascination with the intent of ridding himself of his latest set-up. However, he didn't count on falling for heiress Sandy who is the only girl who can withstand his "money buys all" attitude. Things aren't that simple she's losing her fortune and won't let money buy her. (The Movie Database)
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Century of the Dragon (1999)
Five years ago, Shing, an outstanding trainee at the police academy, was hand-picked to go under cover in the Hung Hing triad. There, he became close friends with their toughest leader Fei Lung. When territorial war breaks out between Fei Lung's buddy Leopard and a rival gang led by Tall Guy, Shing comes into contact with White Head, another undercover cop. Soon, Shing is caught between the need to protect White Head, and his loyalty toward Fei Lung. (imdb)
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Running Out of Time (1999)
Dying Wah has nothing to be afraid of anymore when he realizes that he has only 4 weeks to live, and he's determined to get revenge for his father. Later, when Wah successfully gets away in a robbery, detective San makes up his mind and chases after Wah and arrests him. But, we can only have one winner in a game, who's gonna win? (imdb)
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A True Mob Story (1998)
A low level gangster in Hong Kong gains new respect after saving a boss's life in a gang fight. Despite his wife's death in this attack, he appears to be moving up in the Triad family until he discovers the other bosses are not looking out for him when he is double crossed and the gangster he previously hospitalized in the gang fight comes back for revenge. (imdb)
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The Conman (1998)
Lau plays a ruthless card-sharp who's jailed for killing a mobster after being caught cheating during a routine card game. Upon his release five years later, a repentant Lau is targeted by the dead man's equally vicious brother (Waise Lee) and forced to play for big money against a notoriously successful gambler during a contest which revolves around the outcome of the 1998 World Cup (!). (imdb)
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Armageddon (1997)
The film opens with a noted scientist bursting into flames in a church belfry at the exact moment that a number of satellites fail. Dr. Ken Tak (Andy Lau), a renowned computer scientist, soon learns that two of his colleagues, who met with similarly grizzly ends, were approached by a shadowy organization called the Brotherhood of Technology... (All Movie)
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Island of Greed (1997)
In 1995, a corrupt official positions wealthy mob kingpin Chou as a candidate in upcoming elections. Aggressive cop Fang raids one of Chou's clubs, but Chou gets off without a conviction. However, Chou is no longer a nominee after Fang exposes his illegal tie to government construction contracts. Chou then becomes an independent candidate, proclaiming revenge on all his betrayers. (allmovie.com)
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A Moment of Romance III (1996)
It is the year 1938. Tension is in the air as China is in the throes of an impending war with Japan. Lau Tin Wai (Andy Lau) comes from a well-to-do family who is earmarked for a high-level job in the government. But before he embarks into this job, he is with the 24th Aero Squadron to fight the war against the Japanese. On one mission, his plane is shot down and he ends up in the cornfields in a remote area. Luckily for Wai, a local girl Ting Siu Wo has spied his crash and saves him. (hkmdb.com)
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Thanks for Your Love (1996)
Wah has an uninhibited romantic nature and is very optimistic. He also loves motorcycles, but he gets into a traffic accident which damages the business of the company he works for and Wah is fired as a result. Lam-lam is old-fashioned and conservative. She wants to get married to her boyfriend Michael, but she overreacts and gets violent when she gets intimate with a man. Because of this, Michael broke up with her...
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Shanghai Grand (1996)
Gangsters abound in this lively, romantic crime drama that is set in Shanghai during WW II. The tale of Taiwanese patriot Hsu Wen-Chiang begins as he is washed up on a beach near Shanghai. He is taken in by Ting Lik, a kindly beggar who is desperately in love with Feng Ching-Ching, the daughter of a prominent gangster. It isn't long before Ting Lik successfully rises through the underworld ranks to become one of the city's most powerful gangsters. (allmovie.com)
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The Adventurers (1995)
Andy was a child when his parents murdered by a double agent in Vietnam, Ray Liu. Andy was raised by his dad's best friend. When he grown up, he became a pilot and Ray was a very powerful and rich man in Vietnam. After his unsuccessful attempt of assassination on Ray, he gather criminal evidence of Ray Liu for CIA in America... (imdb)
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Full Throttle (1995)
One of Hong Kong's top motorcycle racers is forced to reevaluate his entire way of life after a serious accident and the loss of a close friend. (imdb)
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The Three Swordsmen (1994)
Dazzling swordplay and eye-poping battles highlight this story of the top three swordsmen in central China; Samurai, Smiling Sam and Big Knife who become involved in a plot to recover the Holy Sword and also avenge the murder of the Empress. (imdb)
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Drunken Master III (1994)
Set around the turn of the century in China, the White Lotus Society plots to put the next Emperor on the throne. To do this they want their protege to marry the Princess Sun Yu who possesses an important jade ring. They dispatch Yueng Kwan to fetch her. However, Yueng Kwan is a patriot, working for the revolutionary forces of Sun Yat Sen. He abducts Sun Yu and finds refuge with the father of the future hero Wong Fei Hung. (imdb)
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The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
When Chan mixes up his luggage during a train trip, he finds himself at odds with evil foreigners trying to steal sacred imperial treasures. Never before have such elaborate, acrobatic fight sequences been captured on film. (Dimension Films)
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Tian yu di (1994)
In much the same vein as "The Untouchables", Andy Lau stars as a Cantonese detective out to combat opium sellers. Encountering high-level corruption along with close friends being murdered, Lau sets out to stop the dealers. (imdb)
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Casino Raiders II (1993)
The love and animosities of three men... who will win in the end? (imdb)
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The Moon Warriors (1993)
A simple fisherman helps a fugitive King in a fight, and offers him refuge in a hideout near his fishing village. When the King's group is attacked by his usurper brother, the fisherman is sent to find the King's betrothed, the daughter of the Emperor, and bring her back. On the journey love blossoms between the fisherman and the Emperor's daughter. Meanwhile the King's beautiful advisor seems to be in love with him, despite the fact that she is a traitor sent to kill him by the evil brother. (imdb)
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Future Cops (1993)
Ryu, Dhalsim and Vega are sent out to stop M. Bison. They befriend a teenage school student and seek out Bison. Bison sends out his own soliders, Ken and Sagat. (imdb)
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The Sting II (1993)
A madcap Hong Kong "gambler" feature, with a smart-mouthed young casino upstart sentenced to the pen after a frame-up. Once inside the walls of the big house, typical Wong Jing comedy ensues--bumbling guards, mistaken identities, and comical escape attempts. (ebay.com)
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Days of Tomorrow (1993)
A young woman searches for information about her father who starred in the classic movie 'Days of Tomorrow', which she is helping to remake. She finds out about his restless youth, career in the 1970s Hong Kong film industry, and tragic love affair. (imdb)
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What a Hero! (1992)
Wah is transferred to Kowloon as a CID, but his enthusiasm is dampened by the muddling colleagues. On the other hand, the team led by Yeung is high-spirited. Later, Wah realizes the selfishness of Yeung. While Yeung invites Wah to join his team, Wah refuses strongly. They become at odds with each other from then on. During a joint operation of chasing armed robbers, Yeung is put in danger... (hkcinemagic.com)
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The Sting (1992)
Simon Tam, "The Sting", has learnt some Chinese traditional skill from his master. To avoid misfortunes he has not accepted any business for 5 years. Now Simon is being employed to protect an accountant Law, but Law dies mysteriously. Law's legacy, 300 million dollars, which attracts the attention of a smuggling syndicate, is missing. This leads to a 300 million dollar big chase which Simon is involved inside. (yesasia.com)
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Lee Rock III (1992)
The final part to the Lee Rock trilogy. Lee Rock's rise to power with the corruption of the Hong Kong Police is about to crumble beneath him. With the discovery of him being a father of a uncorruptable cop and his dying first love, can Lee Rock manage to keep from being swallowed by the new Police Officials, save his former flame and become a father to his long forgotten son? (imdb)
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The Prince of Temple Street (1992)
Wah-Jai (Andy Lau) is the jovial, kindhearted triad boss of Hong Kong's Temple Street. When he falls for a Christian missionary, a rival criminal leader with a grudge against Wah-Jai decides to take advantage of the situation...
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Casino Tycoon (1992)
The first installment of a two-part crime epic from Hong Kong filmmaker Wong Jing, the meandering and complicated Casino Tycoon chronicles the life of Benny Ho Hsin (Andy Lau from Casino Raiders), a poor boy who has risen to the top of his college class and won prizes for his academic diligence. He has also made an enemy, the nasty Fu Chia-chin (Wilson Lam) who is jealous of Benny and wants his girlfriend Vivian (Joey Wang). (allrovi.com)
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Casino Tycoon II (1992)
Released later in the same year as its predecessor, Wong Jing's lengthy and involved crime epic Casino Tycoon II continues the story of Benny Ho Hsin (Andy Lau) who rose from poverty in the first film to become a real-estate and casino mogul despite suffering numerous tragedies along the way. The sequel has Benny falling in love with an attractive young actress named Ti Yun (Michelle Lee) and dealing with problems caused by his former partner Nieh (Lau Siu-ming). (allrovi.com)
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Gun
Gun 'n Rose is about a Triad family whose leader is implicated in some serious crimes, including murder. He is forced to leave the family and go into hiding. The family "business" is left in the hands of his two brothers: one crazy, and the other spineless. While Simon plots to whack his older brother Bowie, Alan is hiding out in a fishing village, where he befriends a likable rogue and his annoying sister. Simon learns about Alan's whereabouts and decides to make Alan's life very uncomfortable. (rottentomatoes.com)
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Handsome Siblings (1992)
Andy Lau plays the son of Eva/Yee Fa (Cheung Man), who was raised by eight of the Ten Untouchable Villains after Eva's husband divorces her and becomes a vegetable in the ensuing fight. Andy goes off to become the Supreme of the Martial World and to prove the people who raised him innocent by catching the Twin Villains who really committed the crimes. (Sazuma.com)
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Gameboy Kids (1992)
Andy act a successor to a criminal society. While knowing their boss is coming down from an airplane. They got the wrong guy. A taller but absolutely low IQ level guy. He went to the criminal society and give candy bars to people who done 'nice jobs'. He made the criminal society like a utopia. Aaron just happen to be Andy's bodyguard. (imdb)
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Savior of the Soul II (1992)
Andy was a guy in a nameless place, presumable future. He knew anyone who got the ice on a mountain would get the money from the king. He and his friends (his master and a kid) went to the hotel before the mountain. The hotel was linked with the mountain while they delivered the peolple that showed up there... (imdb)
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Kung Fu vs. Acrobatic (1991)
Two men from Hong Kong journey into the far-reaches of China for some black-market trading, but stumble upon a cave where Princess Wendy, her handmaid Mandy, and evil kung fu master Tin have been in suspended animation for 800 years. The two pals and their new friends escape to HK, only to followed by Tin, who demands Wendy's hand in marriage. With the help of the princess, the two pals practice their Kung Fu skills. However, they are unable to fight Tin until they master the Buddhist fist. (hkcinemagic)
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Savior of the Soul (1991)
A graying black-clad swordsman slays palace guards, as he flies through the air to an uncertain purpose. Centuries (or is it days?) later, gun-toting, Armani-clad super policemen -- Hong Kong's Saviours -- are devastated by a cloaked assassin. Kinetic medieval fantasy; overstructured, outgunned urban nightmare. And that's only the first ten minutes! A highly entertaining, eye-popping genre bender in every way. (imdb)
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God of Gamblers II (1991)
Wong Jing's sequel to All for the Winner and spin-off to God of Gamblers finds Chow Sing Cho looking up to Michael "Dagger" Chan in order to become Ko Chun's next disciple, but the two must put aside their differences when they discover that a gang boss is bent on ruining the God of Gamblers' name. (imdb)
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Lee Rock (1991)
Story of Lee Rock and his rise in the HK police force.
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Don
A gangster and a broker change jobs. (letterboxd)
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Tricky Brains (1991)
A trickster-for-hire, known as the Tricky Expert, is hired to ruin the lives of a father and son by making them think that he's a part of the family. (imdb)
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The Tigers (1991)
Cops find their careers and their lives in jeopardy when they spend a gangster's bribe money after releasing him from custody during a drug bust.
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Zodiac Killers (1991)
Three young Chinese- Ben, Ming and Cheung with different view to life come to Japan for study. Ben doesn't like studying and Cheung only wants to find back his girlfriend who disappeared in Japan. Ming wants to get a social status so he marries Yuroko, sister of mafia gang's godfather Ishikawa. Ben falls in love with Tit Lan, however she loves a Japanese guy, Asano, who's been taking care by Ishikawa. (hkcinemagic.com)
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Lee Rock II (1991)
The second part of the trilogy chronicling the rise and fall of Hong Kong's top corrupt official. During this time period, Lee Rock enjoys his success and has found a new love. But jealousy within the ranks and a new department designed to clean up the corruption within the system is threatening the comfort that Lee Rock enjoys. (imdb)
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Godfathers of Hong Kong (1991)
When the boss of a highly profitable Triad family is forced to flee from Hong Kong, rival gangs swoop in to steal any piece of the action they can. York Koo (Andy Lau) becomes the family's acting boss, and must do what he can to handle the difficult situation, with mounting pressure from both the Hong Kong police, and rival families. (imdb)
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Dances with Dragon (1991)
Aaron, a young, successful Chinese businessman, drifts onto a rural island after a scuba accident. Mistaken for an illegal immigrant, he is forced to take refuge in a small, family-run grocery store. Enjoying the riches to rags transition, he tells nobody his true identity, and falls in love with the grocery store owner's daughter, Yvonne. But while Aaron enjoys his life of anonymity, Yvonne covets the chance to escape her poverty. (hkcinemagic.com)
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The Last Blood (1991)
The Red Army will stop at nothing to assassinate the Daka Lama during his visit to Singapore on Nation Day. En route, he meets Ling May, a young woman who shares his horoscope; he tells her that they face a day of danger, and she scoffs at him. In the Singapore airport, both are seriously wounded by terrorists. They have a rare blood type, so if the Red Army can keep blood donors from the hospital, both the monk and Ling will die... (imdb)
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No Risk, No Gain: Casino Raiders, The Sequel (1990)
Cheung San Ho forces Ray to Macau to compete with him in gambling and has Ray to go to Macau to wait for his arrival. Coming back from the United States to Hong Kong in search of his cousin, he was swindled by con artists Big Dee and Leslie Mo, whom take his gambling stake and VIP card (an identification given from Cheung to Ray). The two counterfeit Ray's supreme identity (Leslie acts as Ray while Big Dee acts as his bodyguard) to Macau for gambling. (Wikipedia)
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The Prisoner (1990)
A cop goes undercover to infiltrate a deadly prison where a team of mercernaries is being assembled. (imdb)
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Return Engagement (1990)
A well-known gangster is released from prison, and decides look for his daughter with the help of a troubled young woman. (imdb)
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A Home Too Far (1990)
This 1990 Taiwanese production, which stars several leading Hong Kong actors such as Andy Lau and Chun Hsiang Ko, is one of the most relentless and grim war movies ever made. Set in the 50's, it tracks the journey of a ragtag bunch of Taiwanese soldiers and their families fleeing the communist occupiers along the Burmese border. (imdb)
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Gangland Odyssey (1990)
When the Yakuza nabs the son of a Hong Kong police inspector, no ordinary investigation will do. Rather, the desperate father pulls his best detective out of retirement and onto the job in a frantic race against time. (ebay.com)
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The Last Princess of Manchuria (1990)
The extremely eccentric Manchurian princess who is briefly seen in The Last Emperor in the scenes set in Manchukuo, receives a more comprehensive screen treatment here. Born a scion of the rapidly fading Ching (Manchu) dynasty of China, Yoshiko Kawashima (Anita Mui) was taken away by the Japanese to be raised in their country's court circles when she was only six. For political reasons, she was married off to a Mongolian prince by the Japanese. (allrovi.com)
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Dragon in Jail (1990)
Character actor Kent Cheng takes a turn behind the camera with this gritty crime melodrama. Wayne (Kenny Ho) is a spoiled rich kid whose churlishness lands him with a brief stint in jail. There he befriends Henry (Andy Lau), a working-class kid spending four years in the clink for manslaughter. When Wayne is released, he goes to Britain to study law. Yet Henry, once in the real world, has fewer options. He tries to make a go at teaching school, but his past soon catches up with him. (allrovi.com)
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A Moment of Romance (1990)
Andy Lau is an orphan motor bike gangster but ends up taking Jin Lin Wu hostage while attempted robbery. (imdb comments)
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Days of Being Wild (1990)
In 1960's Hong Kong, a young man struggles to find a place for love in his life.
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The Fortune Code (1989)
Set in China during the Japanese occupation. A young man breaks out of a POW camp to marry his sweetheart, but finds she is now a spy for the resistance, code-named "Number 3". With the help of "Number 2" he returns to the camp to find "Fortune", an agent who possesses the pass-code to a Swiss bank account with $500 billion intended for the Chinese army. (imdb)
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Casino Raiders (1989)
Tam and Lau star as Sam Law and Crab Chan, old con-artist friends who get back together and move to America after Crab's release from prison. Sam helps the owner of a casino catch a group of Japanese raiders who have bilked the establishment out of over 60,000,000 dollars in two weeks, falling in love with a wealthy heiress named Koyan in the process. Crab saves Sam's life when the Japanese crooks seek revenge, only to have his hand slashed in an injury which ends his ability to pull off scams. (allmovie.com)
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God of Gamblers (1989)
Do San (the God of gamblers) is a legendary gambler helped by his supernatural abilities. He undertakes to help a friend pay a debt by beating his friend's advisory at the card table (imdb)
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Proud and Confidence (1989)
Hong Kong action movie starring Andy Lau.
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Stars & Roses (1989)
Hong Kong photo-journalist Lau and Vietnamese translator Yuen Hung become friends when Lau is arrested for a traffic accident. Yuen wants Lau to find out the whereabouts of her brother. Lau is later thrown into prison again due to being mistakenly as a demonstrator and sentenced to three years of hard labor. With help of Yuen, Lau and Yuen's brother escape to China but Yuen's brother is killed on the way. Lau flees to freedom. Yuen cannot go to China and Lau has to let her go... (themoviedb.org)
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Crocodile Hunter (1989)
Two cops are partnered together and decide to protect two beautiful women who are actually rivals--one, a woman released from prison, the other, an actress who's been targeted for rape--while in search of escaped murderous convicts. (imdb)
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Perfect Match (1989)
In the boardrooms and hallways of the fiercely competitive "Lok's Toy Company", where employees vie for the top management position while trading verbal barbs and romantic overtures. According to the passed director of the Lok's Toy Company, his properties were divided to his niece Lok Ka Kei and nephew Lok Ka Sing. However, Sing's share will be temporarily held by Kei until she marries. Sing then sends his followers to date Kei and hopes she will soon get married... (Wikipedia)
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Little Cop (1989)
Ever since he was a child, Lee Chi-kin has been determined to become a police officer, despite the fact that he comes from a family of criminals. (imdb)
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Long Arm of the Law Part 3 (1989)
Michal Mak's second sequel to his brother's action classic finds an ex-soldier/escaped death row prisoner fleeing to Hong Kong and forced to work for a gang of criminals when they kidnap the woman he loves. (imdb)
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Bloody Brotherhood (1989)
Wah is the only one in his family lucky enough to survive the deadly boat passage from China to Hong Kong. Once in Hong Kong, he searches for opportunities he heard so much about. After struggling for months, he discovers that this is all but a myth. (hkcinemagic.com)
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City Kids (1989)
The pressures of the gang-ridden Hong Kong streets threaten to tear two teenage friends apart. A provocative look at misunderstood youth and juvenile delinquency on the urban streets of Hong Kong. (hkcinemagic.com)
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Lai Shi, China
The end of the reign of the Manchus sees the confinement of the Emperor Pu Yi to the Forbidden City and the dissolution of his court. Court officials and the once-powerful eunuchs leave Peking and spread across the countryside. In a village in the Shantung Province, Lai Shi, the nine-year-old son of a poor family, decides to be a eunuch. Lai Shi does not comprehend the dramatic forces of republicanism and revolution that are sweeping the vast country. (hkcinemagic.com)
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The Crazy Companies (1988)
A rivalry between two brothers causes chaos through out the business world. Can the good brother defeat his greedy elder brother at his own game? Only Wong Jing and his usual cronies can sort out this mess with hysterical results and oddball humor. (imdb)
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As Tears Go By (1988)
The cousin of the "big brother, Ngor comes from the Lantau Island of Hong Kong while Wah himself lives in Kowloon. (imdb)
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The Dragon Family (1988)
When the leader of a group of 4 Triad families decides they should go straight and stop dealing in drugs, 3 of the 4 follow suit, but the 4th decides to continue with their illegal dealings and frame the son of the boss. The set-up leads to the death of all of the Boss' family but his three sons and frail wife. It is up to his remaining sons to take revenge on the betrayers. (wikipedia)
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Walk on Fire (1988)
Sergeant Kwok Wah and Ho Lung are both colleagues and best friends. Ho Lung has developed hatred with a gang leader Dick. Dick sends Hung as a bait to kill Ho Lung. Swore to take revenge for his best friend, Kwok Wah works with Ho Lung's partner Mother to unveil the enemy. Kwok Wah saves Hung during an operation and Hung starts to like Kwok Wah. Kwok Wah and Mother follow their plan to capture Dick, but it ends in vain and both of them get into a gunfight. (hkcinemagic.com)
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Sworn Brothers (1987)
One is a cop - the other a crook, uncle gets hurt, brothers go to war. (imdb comments)
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Tragic Hero (1987)
After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous. (imdb)
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Rich and Famous (1987)
To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crimeand a violent war between rival gang lords. (imdb)
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Magic Crystal (1986)
Andy along with buddies Pin-pin and Pancho ventures to Greece to find his long lost friend Shen. They soon discover Shen is being tailed both by the KGB and by Interpol after discovering some rare gems in an archaeological dig. After a unkindly series of events, Andy winds up back in Hong Kong with the stones, which, it turns out, is not gems but rather an alien life form. Meanwhile Karov, an evil magician, is hell bent on getting his hands on the gem/alien no matter what. (imdb)
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Lucky Stars Go Places (1986)
In Hong Kong, a world trade center, the terrorists of Libya are trading weapons for diamonds from Japan's Yakuza. Police commander Walter Tso, orders to stop the barter. People plan to have the Lucky Stars to steal the diamonds and bait them to get the Libyans. But the Lucky Stars said No to their leader Kidstuff. Kidstuff has to recruit five new Lucky Stars from the force. (hkcinemagic.com)
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Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their lives, and that of a key witness in an upcoming trial. They must battle their way through and with the help of Muscles, take down the bad guys.
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The Yangs
Hong Kong miniseries based on a series of novels and plays titled Generals of the Yang Clan. The series is a grand production, starring the all of the Top Actors and Actresses of TVB at the time. (mydramalist)
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The Duke of Mount Deer (1984)
It is the early years of the Manchu (Qing) empire and the new Emperor (Andy Lau) needs all the help he can get from Tony Leung. Tony plays a double-dealing rogue who is never quite sure whose side he is really on, the Manchu emperor, or the Ming loyalists who want China to be ruled by the Chinese. Literal English title is "The Duke of Mountain Deer". (imdb)
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Everlasting Love (1984)
An intern doctor falls in love with a 19-year-old girl, not knowing that she is a hostess at a night club and a single mother. (imdb)
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Shanghai 13 (1984)
Political intrigue at its most exciting! The powerful Shanghai 13 has been secretly infiltrated by a band of traitors. Only Mr. Kao has the information to destroy the traitorous sects but they will stop at nothing to kill him before he can get to Hong Kong. (kungfumovies.net)
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The Home At Hong Kong (1983)
Alan Wong is a Hong Kong youth who is bent to climb up the social ladder. With the help of a foreign businessman's mistress and mixed ethnicity woman Erica, he joins a real estate company and he knows how to grasp on to opportunities and gets into high position. Later he meets Cheung Ting Ting, a Mainland Chinese girl who illegally came to Hong Kong and sees her pities her and also falls in love in her. (imdb)
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On the Wrong Track (1983)
A look at two brothers, whose reckless careers as gang members create conflict with friends, family, the police, school and their lives. (imdb)
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Crossroads - A Decision (1983)
Andy Lau plays a young troublesome punk who grows into a aspiring Hong Kong policeman. However, his troubled family background and unambitious friends cause conflict as he grows older. (YouTube)
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Tau ban no hoi (1982)
A Japanese photojournalist revisits Vietnam after the Liberation and learns harsh truths about its regime and its "New Economic Zones". (imdb)
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