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Kiss of the Dragon (2001)

R | | Action, Crime, Drama | 6 July 2001 (USA)
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Storyline

Liu Jian, a police officer from China, comes to Paris to help the vice squad apprehend a Chinese drug lord and his unknown French connection. The French connection is Richard, the head of the vice squad, who intends to kill the drug lord then frame Jian. Jian ducks a bullet and escapes with a tape of what really happened. By chance, Jian turns to Jessica - a US farm girl who is one of Richard's hookers - for help. She has her own problems, including the fact that Richard has her daughter locked in an orphanage to keep Jessica on the streets and silent about his activities. Can Jian protect Jessica, rescue her daughter, and give Richard the kiss of the dragon? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated R for strong violence, language, some sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,304,027 (USA) (6 July 2001)

Gross:

$36,833,473 (USA) (12 October 2001)
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Trivia

The number plate of the taxi Jet Li is in during the opening titles is 5080TAG4 - sabotage, a taste of what's to come. See more »

Goofs

Having used it to set about a few people in the police station, Liu Jian drops the flag, which then jumps about the floor between shots. See more »

Quotes

Liu Jian: I don't sell shrimp chips.
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Connections

References Les misérables (1982) See more »

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Dont Blame It on I
(Cedric Myton / Yvonne Myton)
Performed by The Congos
Published by Copyright Control (PRS)
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My name's not Johnny
11 June 2002 | by (Montgomery, Alabama) – See all my reviews

Jet Li really packs a punch in this action farce. I believe it's his best so far...followed by the decent Romeo Must Die and the laughable disaster The One. Bridget Fonda is astounding in this movie. She is a knockout. The villain and his henchmen are magnificent. Exciting and thrilling action at it's finest. 9 out of 10.


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