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Flaming Brothers (1987)

Gong woo lung foo moon (original title)
Unrated | | Action, Crime, Romance | 30 July 1987 (Hong Kong)
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A tale between two brothers: One has left the triads and gone legit, the other has decided to stay and keep the triad from going to the ways of drugs and gun running.

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Chang Ho-Tien (as Chow Yun Fat)
Alan Tang ...
Alan Chen Wai-Lun
Pat Ha ...
Ka-Hsi
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Lap Ban Chan
Philip Chan ...
Chen
Chok Chow Cheung
Hei-ling Cheung
Emily Chu
Norman Chu ...
Hsu
Wong Chun
Yeh Fang
Biu Gam
Tat-Wah Gan
Wai-Lung Ho
Hsin Nan Hung ...
(as Hung San Nam)
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A tale between two brothers. One has left the triads and gone legit. The other has decided to stay and keep the triad from going to the ways of drugs and gun running. But, when one brother's in trouble, will the other drop whatever he's doing and protect his sibling even if it means losing his life? Written by Joseph P. Ulibas <mculibas@cwnet.com>

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Pretty good movie!

Before watching this movie I didn't have high expectations about it but when I finally saw it I was truly satisfied with it. Its the story of 2 ''brothers'' who are living a criminal life until one of them (Chow Yun fat) meets the woman of his dream and wants to stop being illegal and have a normal life. The main character is Alan's one and Chow yun fat comes close second. The actors are good, the story is alright but some of the gunfights deserve a look.I counted 4 good gunfights in the movie, the last one is especially good ;it's very intense and gritty. Overall definitely worth a look especially for the last gunfight!......................................................7,9/10


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