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All About Ah-Long (1989)
"Ah Long dik goo si" (original title)

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A father's ex-girlfriend resurfaces after a 10-year absence wanting to take her son away from him. With his world shattered, he must decide between what is best for his son and his own future happiness.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Ah-Long Yeung (as Chow Yun Fatt)
Sylvia Chang ...
Sylvia Poon / 'Por-Por'
Kwan Yuen Wong ...
Porky Yeung (as Huang Kun Husen)
Man Tat Ng ...
Dragon Ng (as Ng Man Tat)
Tian-Lin Wang ...
TV Producer
Ka-Lun Yu ...
Patrick Yu
Sin Hung Tam ...
Sylvia's Mother
Joe Chu ...
Motorcyle Racer
Gai-keung Si ...
Fat Man at Tug-of-War
Oi Sam Tsui ...
Fat Woman at Tug-of-War
Kim-Hung Lee ...
Motorcycle Racer
Kwok Keung Chan
Michael P. Da Silva
Chi-Kwong Kwan
Denny Ng
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A father's ex-girlfriend resurfaces after a 10-year absence wanting to take her son away from him. With his world shattered, he must decide between what is best for his son and his own future happiness.

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Ah-long is engrossing
14 April 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"All About Ah-long" shows a poor man and his little boy living day by day, a lower working class life. The relationship between father and son is warm but who is looking out for who? A big chance for the boy comes and changes everything. Ah-long tries to do what is right for his little boy and finds out it is not easy to find the right solution to life's dilemmas.

This is a fine film and Chow Yun-Fat is perfect as the ne'r do well who becomes a man for his son. Highly recommended.


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