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Crime Story (1993)

Cung on zo (original title)
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A special agent assigned to protect a wealthy business magnate. However, when the businessman is kidnapped in a daring ambush, he teams up with a seasoned detective to crack the case. But soon he discovers the case isn't that simple.

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(screenplay) (as Chun Tin Nam), (screenplay) (as Chan Man Keung) | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Kent Cheng ...
Kar-Ying Law ...
Puishan Auyeung ...
Wong's wife (as Au-Yeung Pui Shan)
Christine Ng ...
Blackie Shou Liang Ko ...
Captain Ko (as Blackie Ko)
William Duen Wai-Lun ...
Superintendent Cheung (as Duen Wai Lun)
Ken Lo ...
Ng Kwok Yan (as Low Houi Kang)
Fat Chung ...
Ng Kwok-Wah / Wu Kuo Hua (as Chung Fat)
Fat Wan ...
Simen Ting / Simon Ting (as Wan Fat)
Pak-Wo Chu ...
Boat Captain
Hsiang Lin Yin ...
(as Wan Sheong Lam)
Tak-Shing Lam
Rocky Lai ...
Taiwanese Gangster / Restaurant Owner (as Lai Keung Gun)
Lee Chun Chi
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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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24 June 1993 (Hong Kong)  »

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Police Dragon  »

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$194,720 (USA)
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It is set and filmed at Hong Kong and Taiwan in 42 days from 9 July to 20 August 1992. See more »

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Wong's car. The model of the car before the kidnapping is newer than the one used in the scenes of crashing and being dumped into the sea 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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