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Hong Kong Godfather (1985)

Jian dong xiao xiong (original title)

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Ka-Yan Leung ...
Yim Gou-wai
Norman Chu ...
Fa Tsai-lung
Shu-Yuan Hsu ...
Connie (Guest star)
Lung Wei Wang ...
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wayne Archer
Ken Boyle
Ding-Dong Chai
Errol Chan
Ming-Wai Chan
Yung Chan
Kuan Chang
Hung Chen
Lung Chiang
Tien-Chu Chin
Yung Chung
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OK gangster movie but WHAT AN ENDING!

Watched this for the first time last night. I finally got my hand on it after several years of research... My expectations were pretty high, knowing that this was directed by Wang Lung Wei and starred Leung Kar Yan and Tsui Sui Keung. The story is pretty standard with the ever present "traitor" whom you can identify after only a few minutes... But I was not prepared for what was upon me: the finale! It's 10 minutes of precise yet chaotic fight choreography that is very brutal yet entertaining. So skip the first two thirds of the movie and you'll be in for a treat! My rating...........................................................8/10 (Would have been a 6 without that awesome ending)


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