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Long zai jiang hu (1998)

A low level gangster in Hong Kong gains new respect after saving a boss's life in a gang fight. Despite his wife's death in this attack, he appears to be moving up in the Triad family until... See full summary »

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A low level gangster in Hong Kong gains new respect after saving a boss's life in a gang fight. Despite his wife's death in this attack, he appears to be moving up in the Triad family until he discovers the other bosses are not looking out for him when he is double crossed and the gangster he previously hospitalized in the gang fight comes back for revenge. Written by RandyO

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9 November 2001 (Japan)  »

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You're My Woman
Performed by Andy Lau & Kenny G
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Andy Lau goes Old School
31 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

I was very surprised by this movie because it has been a long time since Andy Lau has done a triad movie. These movies were very popular during the beginning of his career, but more recently he has fallen into doing low class Chinese comedies, so I was refreshed to see him return to his roots. I was also surprised to see that Gigi Leung did a respectful performance. I was also glad to see that she didn't sing the theme song, which was sung by Andy Lau. The first time I saw the movie I was very touched by the father son relationship that was portrayed. Overall, I feel this movie was quite good and deserves to be watched at least once.


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