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Tong hau goo si (1986)

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A Chinese immigrant to America is sucked up into the Chinese underworld when he finds greater acceptance in the arms of a small gang.



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Credited cast:
Mickey Lee
Daisey Yong ...
Stacey (as Nga-Wan Yung)
Te-pin Tan ...
Paul Lee
Anthony Gioia ...
Det. Martineli
Christopher O'Connor ...
Capt. Silverman
Quitan Han ...
Mr. Chen
Dan Lau ...
(Guest star)
Lun Chia ...
(Guest star) (as Callan Leung)
Maria Jo ...
(Guest star)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stacey Asip ...
Chornel Chan ...
Uncle David
Ben Chau ...
Wing-Hon Cheung
Jurly Chi Chan ...
Sammy Ching ...


A Chinese immigrant to America is sucked up into the Chinese underworld when he finds greater acceptance in the arms of a small gang.

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Release Date:

22 May 1986 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Tongs: A New York Chinatown Story  »

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The american cut is badly dubbed and clipped. Painful to watch.

Tongs (1986) I saw this movie several years ago on videotape. It was a clipped dubbed copy of the movie. From what I saw it was a bad and incoherent mess. It was all over the place. The worst part was the dubbing. Any seriousness was gone because the voice actors were terrible. I might look upon this movie differently if I saw it in it's original format. But for now all I have to say is the english version blows big time.

Mildly recommended for a few cheap laughs.


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