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Just Heroes (1989)

Yi dan qun ying (original title)
A respected and well liked gang-boss is betrayed and killed. One of his three adopted sons are to take his place. One of them is the traitor.

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Cheung Pak Wai
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Sou
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Leung Jang Lung
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Annie
Cally Kwong
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Ma
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Solicitor Wong
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'Jacky' Yuen Kei-hao
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Wah
Joe Nieh
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Loon (Guest star)
Lei Zhao ...
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Kwok Kuen Chan
Hsue Chao
Kang-Yeh Cheng
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A respected and well liked gang-boss is betrayed and killed. One of his three adopted sons are to take his place. One of them is the traitor.

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Spoofs A Better Tomorrow (1986) See more »

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Total waste of time.
15 December 2001 | by (CHICAGO,USA) – See all my reviews

For fans of way-over-violent blood soakers,this movie has absolutely NOTHING to offer an intelligent movie viewer. I guess it's just a sad sign of the times that a waste of film(as well as Woo) gain public acceptance. Woo,Tarantino and such are the reason why murder is totally accepted and cheered on(as if it was a sport) in today's movies. Yes,it is shot interestingly but so are 1000's of foreign movies nowadays. This movie is simply a vehicle for violence,which I don't mind except when it is THIS overdone.It's untasteful and WAY overrated. It was a total waste of my time and will be yours as well unless you think that spitting in a man's face right before you shoot him in the face in cold blood is pretty cool and very funny. STAY AWAY FROM THIS SAD FLICK !


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