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Crime Story (1993)
"Cung on zo" (original title)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  24 June 1993 (Hong Kong)
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A dark and handsome true-crime thriller about kidnapping and police corruption in Hong Kong. Once of Jackie Chan's most serious roles, but still overflowing with spectacular acrobatic ... See full summary »

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Kent Cheng ...
Christine Ng ...
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Wong's wife (as Au-Yeung Pui Shan)
Leng-Leng Phua ...
Psychologist (as Phua Leng Leng)
Blackie Shou Liang Ko ...
Captain Ko (as Blackie Ko)
Fat Wan ...
Simon Ting (as Wan Fat)
Ken Lo ...
Ng Kwok Yan (as Low Houi Kang)
Fat Chung ...
Ng Kwok Wah (as Chung Fat)
William Tuen ...
Superintendent (as Duen Wai Lun)
Chu Pak Wo
Hsiang Lin Yin ...
(as Wan Sheong Lam)
Tak-Shing Lam
Rocky Lai ...
Taiwanese Gangster / Restaurant Owner (as Lai Keung Gun)
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A dark and handsome true-crime thriller about kidnapping and police corruption in Hong Kong. Once of Jackie Chan's most serious roles, but still overflowing with spectacular acrobatic sequences. Written by Towne 3, San Jose, Ca

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The World's Toughest City Needs More Than An Army To Stop The Mob . . . They Need One Man!

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Action | Crime | Drama

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Rated R for martial arts violence, shootings and a sex scene | See all certifications »

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Millionaire Teddy Wang's kidnapped scene was filmed on the real kidnapped a place. See more »

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Before the kidnapping, when we first see Wng and his wife in the car, as she reclines her seat because she is felling unwell, they are not wearing their seatbelts. In subsequent shots, they are both wearing them. See more »

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Chan's serious side
1 January 1999 | by (Yarraville, Victoria, Australia) – See all my reviews

I don't know the background on this one, but it seemed to be based on a true story, and as such there wasn't a lot of room for Jackie Chan's trademark slapstick stuntwork. Not that there aren't any stunts in Crime Story, but they're just lacking the 'fancy' elements from such films as 'Dragons Forever' or the 'Police Story' series.

Nevertheless, this is a good film, if for nothing else than to see a different side of Jackie Chan in a serious role as a haunted cop without the fancy footwork in some of his other films.


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