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  (in credits order)

Andy Lau ... Dr. Tak Ken
Michelle Reis ... Adele

Anthony Chau-Sang Wong ... Chiu Tai Pang
Claudia Lau ... Supt. Ivy Yip
Vincent Kok ... T.C.
Michael Lieu
Angel Wong
Kong Kam ... Mr. Yao
Yiu-Cheung Lai (as Yiu Cheung Lai)
Jacky Wong
Steven Lau
Wai Yin Tse
Mo-Chan Chik
Mike Lambert
Caponio Nunzino
Jack Lam

Kim Penn ... Sharon (as Kim Maree Penn)
Hugo Kwan
Takeshi Kokoru ... Mr. Sato
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ricardo Alexander ... Soldier in church

Nunzio Caponio
Jing Chow ... Teresa

Mike Leeder ... Bald assassin
Michael Miller ... Cultist at Dinner
Wai-Keung Tung ... Peter
Quinton Wong
Kwong Kim Yip

Directed by
Gordon Chan 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Gordon Chan 
Vincent Kok 

Produced by
Gordon Chan .... producer
Tiffany Chen .... administrative producer
Stanley Wu .... associate producer
Original Music by
Kwong Wing Chan 
Cinematography by
Wing-Hang Wong  (as Horace Wong)
Film Editing by
Ki-Hop Chan  (as Ki Hop Chan)
Art Direction by
Alfred Yau 
Production Management
Candy Leung .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Janet Chun .... assistant director
Siu Chun Chun .... assistant director
Harry Hon .... assistant director
Dante Lam .... assistant director
Sound Department
Graham Edmondson .... dolby consultant
Special Effects by
Bruce Law .... special effects coordinator
Other crew
Wai Chu Chan .... script supervisor
Charles Heung .... presenter
Bruce Law .... martial arts coordinator

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Tin dei hung sam" - Hong Kong (original title)
"Heaven Earth Great Ambition" - USA (literal English title)
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117 min (DVD)
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Continuity: As the hackers are hacking into Sato's computer system, the computer screens in one of the shots already show the password as 'Armgaeddon'.See more »
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3 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
An enjoyable Hong Kong change of pace, 25 June 2001
Author: clovis-5 from New York, NY

This intriguing mystery-thriller with supernatural overtones is entertaining on several levels. Those who seek out Hong Kong film only for fight sequences and gun battles should steer clear of this more complex film. By "more complex" I am not implying that this is an art film; rather, this is an enjoyable Hong Kong pop film with a few twists that make it all the more interesting.

Especially recommended for those who are new to Hong Kong popular cinema. Current fans of HK cinema who can tolerate an offbeat storyline without lots of gangbanging ought to give it a try. The leads are good; actress Michelle Reis is especially spirited and sexy.

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