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The Thai government hires a group of Chinese mercenaries to capture a powerful drug lord from the Golden Triangle. The mercenaries manage to capture the drug lord, but soon find themselves ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Yuet Sang Chin ...
Chin
Doo Hee Jang
Ho Kon Kim
Eddy Ko ...
Chan Chung
Ching-Ying Lam ...
Vietnamese officer
Chau Sang Lau ...
Chau Sang
Cécile Le Bailly ...
French girl
Hye-suk Lee
Philippe Loffredo ...
Louis
Yung-Chiang Peng ...
Soldier
Kuo Sheng
Yu-yung Teng ...
Soldier
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The Thai government hires a group of Chinese mercenaries to capture a powerful drug lord from the Golden Triangle. The mercenaries manage to capture the drug lord, but soon find themselves pursued by his forces, and the forces of a bitter Thai officer. The Chinese mercenaries are vastly outnumbered, and as their numbers begin to dwindle, their desperation pulls them into a corner as their enemies close in on them. Written by Alexander Engel-Hodgkinson <ultimatenexus@hotmail.com>

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5 September 1986 (Hong Kong)  »

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Chung's relationship to his son, and some of the other story elements, are derived from a Japanese "manga" (comic book) and film series called Lone Wolf and Cub. See more »

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Very brutal war/action film from John Woo.
12 November 2001 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

This film is amazing.It's loaded with extreme violence-thousands of bullets fly and the blood flows freely!Again the action scenes are breathtaking and the violence is truly brutal-stabbings,impalings and head explosions.One of the best John Woo's films he ever created.Check it out and enjoy the violence!


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