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A Moment of Romance (1990)
"Tin joek jau ching" (original title)

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A story of a bank heist that almost ended in disaster (for the robbers) until their getaway driver Wah Dee (Andy Lau) took a young woman Jo Jo(Jacklyn Wu) hostage. After preventing her from... See full summary »

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Chien-Lien Wu ...
Jo Jo Huen
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Kingman Cho ...
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Joe Chu
Tiet Wo Chu
Yung Chung
Shui-Chiu Gan
Kuo-Yung Hsia
Chi-ming Huang
Shirley Huang
Tung-kim Hung
Lo Kam
Sandra Lang
Kong Lau
Shan Liang
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A story of a bank heist that almost ended in disaster (for the robbers) until their getaway driver Wah Dee (Andy Lau) took a young woman Jo Jo(Jacklyn Wu) hostage. After preventing her from getting killed by his accomplices, both began a forbidden relationship causing mayhem and chaos for their friends and family. Written by Anonymous

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14 June 1990 (Hong Kong)  »

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The denim jacket on Wah Dee's body changed from perfectly put on to loose on one end of his arm, right before and after he slammed Jojo to the ground during their struggle in the field. See more »

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Followed by A Moment of Romance III (1996) See more »

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Tin Yeuk Yau Ching
Performed by Shirley Yuan
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This film leaves a lasting impression
28 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie introduced me to the HK movie industry 15 years ago and it proves that it is in no way inferior to that of Hollywood. There is fantastic acting and the story is truly original, especially for its time. The characters feel real and the passion pours through the screen. I have since been a loyal Andy Lau movie fan, rarely disappointed by his 100 + movies.

The story involves romance, loyalty, friendship, and trust. I actually saw this movie when I was 10 years old and I knew nothing about love, but yet I felt the great emotion in the film. I highly recommend this film. It is 15 years old, but is a great romantic drama, as I still vividly remember it till this day.


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