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Purple Storm (1999)

Zi yu feng bao (original title)
| Action | 2002 (USA)
Khmer Rouge terrorist Kieron Chow and his unit arrive in Hong Kong for their latest mission. Todd, Chow's son and fiercely loyal right-hand man, sustains a serious head wound. Now a total ... See full summary »

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Emil Chau ...
Ma Li
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Guan Ai
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Theresa Lee ...
Cheryl
Patrick Tam ...
O.B. (as Yiu Man Tam)
Jianxin Huang ...
Liu
Michael Tong ...
Mike - ATF officer
Moses Chan ...
Rock
Alan Moo ...
F.D. (as Moo Kai)
Cordelia Choy ...
Judy - ATF agent
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Mo-Chan Chik
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Khmer Rouge terrorist Kieron Chow and his unit arrive in Hong Kong for their latest mission. Todd, Chow's son and fiercely loyal right-hand man, sustains a serious head wound. Now a total amnesiac, Todd wakes from a coma to find he's been given a new life, one that may be the death of him. With the help of psychiatrist Shirley Kwan, anti-terrorist officer Mark Chan tries to convince Todd that he is actually an undercover cop sent to infiltrate Chow's group. As fragments of his shattered memory return, Todd is forced to choose between his dark past and this one shot at redemption... Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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Unmei wa hitori no otoko no kioku ni yudanerareta [Japan]

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Action packed and intelligent techno-thriller
5 June 2001 | by (Manchester, England) – See all my reviews

This movie was recently released on dvd in England by Hong Kong Legends. I had seen the movie before on VCD but I can say without reservation that HKL have done a great job with it's debut on DVD.

For fans of Hong Kong action cinema or viewers bored by the usual brainless Hollywood shoot-em-ups this film should make for a good evenings entertainment.






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