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Fighting Madam (1987)

Tian shi xing dong (original title)
A crimefighting organization called the Angels goes up against a drug-smuggling ring headed by a female kung-fu killer.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hideki Saijô ...
Saijo
Alex Fong ...
Alex, Angel #1
Moon Lee ...
Elaine Lui ...
Elaine, Angel #3
Yukari Ôshima ...
Madame Yeung / Sue (English version)
David Chiang ...
John Keung
Jang Lee Hwang ...
Chang Lung
Chun Yang ...
Drug Lord (as Kwan Yeung)
Chi Wai Tai
Ho-Ying Sin
Sherman Wong
Hsiung Kao ...
Triad Member
Tao Chiang
Tin Sang Lung
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The Government lays waste to Thailand's Golden Triangle poppyfields' production, and the Drug Lord seeks vengeance on the police forces involved. For 10 million Swiss Francs, he even buys the services of Madame Sue, a ruthless killer, to dispose of the Iron Angels, a trio of highly trained agents in martial arts and gunfighting... Written by Artemis-9

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3 October 1987 (Hong Kong)  »

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Angel is one of the best movies ever made, certainly the best movie to ever come out of Hong Kong!
29 May 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Angel is an absolutely superb movie. This is undoubtedly the king of the girls with guns genre. Yukari Oshima plays probably the greatest villain of all time. The scene where she says "I am just a poor defenseless woman", before beating the holy hell out of a man is maybe my favorite scene of all time. If you want great fighting action from gorgeous leading ladies, then this film is for you!


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