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Shark Busters (2002)
"Baan sau chuk dak hin dui" (original title)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Danny Lee ...
Senior Superintendent Officer Lee
Brian Ireland ...
Auxiliary Police and Lawyer Brian (as Brian C. Ireland)
Shiu Hung Hui ...
Benz
Ken Lo ...
Fighter
Suk Yin Lai ...
San
Tin King Yeung ...
Fai
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chi-leung Chan ...
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Chit-Man Chan ...
Inspector Chan
Alfred Cheung ...
Chief Superintendent Officer Wu
John Ching ...
Holan
Hark-On Fung ...
Jean Paul
Cheung-Lung Kai
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Little Crow (as Turbo)
Suet Lam ...
Lung the Loan Shark
Koon-Lan Law ...
Sheung - Benz's Wife
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28 November 2002 (Hong Kong)  »

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Baan sau chuk dak hin dui  »

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Fun social commentary of modern Hong Kong
29 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If there's one thing you will leave this movie thinking, it's, "Who the heck is that white guy who speaks fluent Cantonese?" The answer would be Brian Ireland, a Hong Kong businessman and friend of Danny Lee, making his acting debut as a lawyer who wants to become a police officer, because he likes guns. Meanwhile, the rest of the force, led by Danny Lee, are saddled with debt (like everyone else in Hong Kong) and the loan sharks (led by an over-the-top Lam Suet who has half his dialogue bleeped out it's so foul) are getting vicious. A very modest film with small ambitions, SHARK BUSTERS captures the current economic state of Hong Kong, and leads the debtors through feelings of helplessness and suicidal tendencies to empowerment and a willingness to fight back. The cops become Hong Kong's modern answer to Robin Hood. More engaging as a social commentary than as a movie, the action scenes barely heat up despite liberal application of some loud hip-hop LMF on the soundtrack.


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