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Huo shao dao
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Island of Fire (1990) More at IMDbPro »Huo shao dao (original title)

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Island of Fire -- Three inmates unveil a world of high-class criminals & corrupt prison officials. In a battle for their lives, they must use their martial arts skills to bring the corruptors to justice.
Island of Fire -- A cop goes undercover to infiltrate a deadly prison where a team of mercernaries is being assembled.
Island of Fire -- It’s an all out battle of the Martial Arts Masters when Jackie Chan finds himself locked up in the most dangerous high security prison in Hong Kong.

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Director:
Writers:
Li Fu
Domonic Muir (dubbed version)
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Release Date:
1990 (Taiwan) See more »
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Tagline:
When you're looking for the living dead you start your search in hell!
Plot:
A cop goes undercover to infiltrate a deadly prison where a team of mercernaries is being assembled. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Yen-Ping Chu  (as Lawrence Full)
 
Writing credits
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Li Fu  (as Lee Fu)
Domonic Muir  dubbed version
Yun Chiao Yeh 

Produced by
Wen Ho Chen .... producer
Chun Hsiung Ko .... producer
Chun Hsiung Ko .... supervising producer
Jen Shu Lee .... producer
Yu Wang .... producer
Yu Wang .... supervising producer
 
Original Music by
Li Fu 
Eckart Seeber 
 
Cinematography by
Yung Shu Chen 
 
Film Editing by
Te-Yang Chou 
 
Art Direction by
Hsiu Ping Chang 
 
Set Decoration by
Chun Lu 
 
Costume Design by
Tso-hsin Chang 
 
Makeup Department
Na Lai .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Chi-Chia Fung .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Fu-kuang Chen .... assistant director
Yung-shen Chen .... assistant director
Fu-ping Tu .... deputy director
 
Art Department
Kuo-hua Sun .... props
 
Sound Department
Shao-lung Hsi .... sound effects editor
Ching-ping Wang .... sound mixer
 
Stunts
Rocky Lai .... stunts
Wan-Chang Lin .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Pei-wei Chen .... set lighting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Wei-min Hung .... costume assistant
Ching-hua Tsai .... costume assistant
 
Other crew
Hsien-fang Chang .... subtitler
Ling-yue Chang .... script supervisor
Wen Ho Chen .... planner
Dan Hennah .... production assistant
Chun Hsiung Ko .... presenter
Jen-cheng Lai .... production assistant
Ching-hsuan Li .... planner
Cheng Liang .... planner
Paul Tang .... planner
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Huo shao dao" - Taiwan (original title)
"Jackie Chan Is the Prisoner" - USA (video title)
"The Prisoner" - Europe (English title) (video title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for violence and language
Runtime:
Hong Kong:93 min | USA:96 min | Taiwan:125 min
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Spoofs La Femme Nikita (1990)See more »

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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
undescriable, 5 October 2002

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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