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Mei shao nian zhi lian (1998)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  8 March 2001 (Germany)
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Jet is the star gigolo in Hong Kong. Arrogant, sexy, everyone falls in love with him, but he falls in love with no one... until one day he meets Sam, the hunkiest policeman to ever pound a ... See full summary »

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Sam Fai
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Kana
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K.S.
Jason Tsang ...
Ah Chin
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Chiao Chiao ...
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Tat-Ming Cheung ...
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Gucci (Auntie)
Paul Fonoroff
Michael Lam
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Man Ming Ma
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Jet is the star gigolo in Hong Kong. Arrogant, sexy, everyone falls in love with him, but he falls in love with no one... until one day he meets Sam, the hunkiest policeman to ever pound a beat on Hollywood Road. From then on, Jet changes himself into somebody he is not: innocent, sweet, clean, pure. It's way of setting a trap to catch Sam. But unknowingly Jet falls into the trap himself. Things begin to get out of control when it turns out that Sam's past is part of Jet's present. Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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$18,506 (USA) (9 April 1999)

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$18,629 (USA) (16 April 1999)
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Tragic; sentimental but believable in cultural context
26 July 1999 | by (Philadlephia) – See all my reviews

> Tragic story of young Chinese man forced to choose between love and family > honor. Based on a true police file. . The destiny seems inevitable > given the time and place.


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