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Purple Storm (1999)
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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 ... See full summary »

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Soong
Emil Chau ...
Ma Li
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Guan Ai
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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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Todd's adoptive father
Mike Cassey ...
Airline Pilot
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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Hong Kong trying very American genre
12 September 2000 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film is a must for people who like action. The story is very American, especially for Hong Kong type audiences. Eastern audiences like a lot of straight up action in their action films, what they got here was both intelligent and kinetic.

What I thought was cool is that Joan Chen came back in a Hong Kong Chinese speaking role. I don't think I have seen her there for a while.


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