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Fulltime Killer (2001)
"Chuen jik sat sau" (original title)

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Two very different hitmen find themselves to be in each other's way. They use all their skill to solve the problem.

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Lok Tok-Wah
Takashi Sorimachi ...
O
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Albert Lee
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Chin
Cherrie Ying ...
Gigi
Suet Lam ...
Fat Ice (as Lam Suet)
Teddy Lin ...
C7 (as Teddy Li)
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Storyline

For many years professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness, which only becomes worse after the death of his love, Nancy. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin. Chin, hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's life with a mission--to unveil O's identity and usurp his place as the number one sharp-shooting assassin in the game. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Rated R for pervasive strong violence, some language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 August 2001 (Hong Kong)  »

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Chuen jik sat sau  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,676 (USA) (21 March 2003)

Gross:

$14,992 (USA) (4 April 2003)
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During the movie theater sequence, the trailer for The Mission (1999) can be seen playing, which is another film made by Johnnie To. See more »

Quotes

Tok: You remind me of Emu in Crying Freeman. She was a quiet girl, but turned into a sexy woman when she meets an assassin.
Chin: Don't tease me. Sometimes I almost believe you're a killer.
Tok: Give me 15 minutes. I gotta kill some people. Be right back.
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References Eraser (1996) See more »

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Techno 2
Performed and Music by Gene Siegel
Published by Station Victoria 7
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Over the top Hong-Kong actioneer Charming and violent.
21 August 2005 | by (victoria bc) – See all my reviews

This is one of the better Hong-Kong bullet fest to be released in a while.

The movie sets are good, the action fast, the gritty cold violence reasonably to excellently done. All the actors are good with kudo's going to Andy Lau for stealing many of the scenes.

The basic story is about a flamboyant over the top new assassin hoping to take over number 1 spot held by a disciplined introspective killer.

There are a couple of important sub plots involving a women and of course the cop trying to chase them both down.

This movie is all about set action pieces and how well they can be executed...that that is pretty darn well.

A fun movie with a charismatic cast and lots of blood and bullets.


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