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Another Meltdown (1998)
"Bi xie lan tian" (original title)

R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  31 October 1998 (South Korea)
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A patriotic Chinese cop is reposted to fictional East European country Lavernia as punishment for ignoring orders during a plane hijack operation. There he encounters his ex-girlfriend, who... See full summary »


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A patriotic Chinese cop is reposted to fictional East European country Lavernia as punishment for ignoring orders during a plane hijack operation. There he encounters his ex-girlfriend, who fled to Lavernia after Tiananmen Square. Their paths soon tangle with the charismatic but evil leader of the Japanese cult Aum Shinryuu. Written by Niz

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Rated R for strong violence and some language | See all certifications »

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Great Action
6 April 2000 | by (Stockton, CA) – See all my reviews

The is a great action movie. Ching Siu Tung furnishes some his best choreography and Zhao Wen Zhou gets to use a lot of good wushu. Full of gunplay, explosions, and kung fu. Don't miss the end sequence, it's a classic. My main problem is the excessive blood and brutality. I thought it undermines a lot of the action. Setting that aside, a good film for people who like HK action.

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