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Executioners (1993)

Jin doi hou hap cyun (original title)
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Set some time after the original 'Heroic Trio' the city has been devastated by nuclear attack. An evil deformed villain controls the city's scarce water supply, exerting influence over both... See full summary »

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Chat / Thief Catcher / Chelsea
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Ching / San / Carol
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Tung / Wonder Woman / Dorothy
Damian Lau ...
Inspector Lau
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Mr. Kim / The Faceless Monster / Kau (as Anthony Wong)
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Chong Hon / Coda
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Tak (as Lau Ching Wen)
Paul Chun ...
Colonel
Shan Kwan ...
The President
Eddy Ko ...
The President's Deputy
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Kin-Fai Lam
Wai-Kai Law
Cher Yeung
Ngai-Ho Yu
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Set some time after the original 'Heroic Trio' the city has been devastated by nuclear attack. An evil deformed villain controls the city's scarce water supply, exerting influence over both a popular leader and a militarist colonel. The trio of Chat the Thief catcher, Ching and Wonder Woman (along with her young daughter) have to avert a military takeover and find clean headwaters to save the city. Written by Brian Rawnsley <rawnsleb@natlib.govt.nz>

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Violent and bleak sequel to the Heroic Trio
2 March 2000 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

The Heroic Trio is a great Hong Kong action film. This is a fact. Executioners isn't quite as good but might be more interesting - set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, filled with crazed corporate owners, assassinations, bandits, and renegade military personel, this is a film that has a lot of ambition. It's also deeply flawed, if only because it's a bit messy and many of the characters' relationships and plot lines are confusing. But it does have some remarkable action scenes, great performances again by Yeoh, Mui, and Cheung, and a surprisingly dark ending that works very well. Anthony Wong also has some fun as the villain, a madman who owns the water company(!). He's completely unrecognisable behind the makeup and iron mask he wears, but he's having a good time. If you like The Heroic Trio, this is well worth checking out. It's not that film's equal, but it is an above-average action film in its own right.


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