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Huo shao dao (1990)

R | | Action, Crime, Drama | 1990 (Taiwan)
A cop goes undercover to infiltrate a deadly prison where a team of mercernaries is being assembled.

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(as Lawrence Full)

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(as Lee Fu),
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Credited cast:
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Lau / Boss Lee
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Fatty Liu Hsi Chia / John Liu
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Wei Wang / Andy Lau
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Kui / Lucas
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Prison Chief / Prison Superintendent (as Chun-Hsiung Ko)
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Chiu / Charlie (as Tsung-Hua Tuo)
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Inspector Wong
Chuan-Chen Yeh ...
Fong
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Ho
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Wang An
Chung-Kuei Chang
Jui-chu Chang
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Miao-sheng / Seng
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Woman in the rain (as Chang Shui-chu)
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Someone in a prison run by a corrupt warden fakes the deaths of convicts to later use them as expendable assassins. A police officer is sent into the prison to gather evidence of the corruption. Written by Hans Wadsten <dubl@swipnet.se>

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When you're looking for the living dead you start your search in hell!

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Action | Crime | Drama

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Jackie Chan Is the Prisoner  »

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Trivia

This is the first time that Jackie Chan and Sammo Kam-Bo Hung have collaborated since they appeared together in Fei lung mang jeung (1988). See more »

Crazy Credits

An outtake reel in shown during the end credits. See more »

Connections

Followed by Huo shao dao 2: Heng xing ba dao (1997) See more »

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this is not what you would call an original jc film, the plot alone may turn some fans away. id say watch it before you judge.in some sense it still has some of chan's trademarks. helping defending and honesty,at first the film seems quite boring but after a while i was starting to enjoy it*****not one for the weak hearted*******


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