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The Y2K Bug. Real Warfare vs Electronic Gaming. Peter Tong, a carefree Hong Kong youngster, finds himself drawn into the web of a deadly espionage conspiracy. A clandestine organization ... See full summary »

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Peter Li
Phyllis Quek ...
Salina
James Lye ...
Eric Ong
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Benny
Gigi Choi ...
Janet
Andrew Lin ...
Kelvin Wong (as Hoi Lin)
Ray Lui ...
Greg Li
Francis Ng ...
Ronald Ng
Ken Lo ...
Bobby
Wenyong Huang
Cynthia Koh ...
Theresa
Shucheng Chen
Kwong Kim Yip ...
Judge (as Ip Kwong Kim)
Stephanie Chan ...
Government Security Unit
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The Y2K Bug. Real Warfare vs Electronic Gaming. Peter Tong, a carefree Hong Kong youngster, finds himself drawn into the web of a deadly espionage conspiracy. A clandestine organization schemes to use the Y2K Bug to cause mayhem throughout Asia. To survive, Peter has to call on reserves of courage and stamina he has never needed before. Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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3 February 2000 (Singapore)  »

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SGD 6,300,000 (estimated)

Gross:

SGD 911,000 (Singapore)
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Promising, but falls flat.
15 February 2004 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

I watched the show for only one reason. Because Phyllis Quek is my fave singapore actress. But that did not stop me from enjoying the movie... it is truly entertaining. But, the plot shift to Singapore cause the otherwise great pacing to shift somewhat too. From a well-paced plotline in Hong-kong, the scenes in Singapore seemed really rushed...

Phyllis Quek is stunning, emoting without overacting (doesn't seem convincing from a fan, haha...), Aaron Kwok is alright, but it is tiring watching him act cute. Daniel Wu was great as his innocent friend, but the girlfriend, Gigi Lai, suck so bad. Special mention should go to Francis Ng, who once again proved himself to be one of the best actors in HongKong these days. James Lye, Lin Hoi and Cynthia Koh just provides extra eye candy.

Over all, the movie is promising, but falls flat at the end of the second act.


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