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Colour of the Truth (2003)

Hak bak sam lam (original title)
A man becomes a cop in order to take down the police superintendent who may have killed his father, and that of a vengeful Triad boss.

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SP Wong Jiang (as Anthony Wong)
Jordan Chan ...
Ray Tam Dai Wai
Ho-Yin Wong ...
Insp. Cola Chan Lok-Yin / Chui Lok-Yin / Li Tak Yan (as Raymond Wong)
Gillian Chung ...
Katie Wang
Chapman To ...
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Pinky Cheung ...
Cola's Mother
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Winnie Leung ...
Joyce Wang
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Seven Up (as Lau Ching Wan)
Francis Ng ...
Tam 'Blind' Chui
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Yin Tse ...
Wang Kwan (as Patrick Tse Yin)
Jimmy Ga Lok Wong ...
Chief Insp. T.Y. Lau (as Jimmy Wong)
Ting Yip Ng ...
Bun (as Berg Ng)
Carl Ng ...
Casper
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This dynamic police-crime thriller features superstars Jordan Chan and Sean Lau and offers explosive non-stop action for your video screen! Huang Jiang and Qi Xi are both very capable crime investigators. However, Huang has his heart and soul attached to truth and justice, while Qi Xi works as an informer for the triads and works as an accomplice of the crime lord Mang Chao. Huang has evidences to help him bust Mang, but Qi Xi interferes with his plans and gives Mang shelter. An ensuing roof-top shoot-out leaves Qi Xi & Mang dead and the police report states that Qi died while he was on duty. Wrongly assuming that Qi was murdered by Huang, his son swears revenge. Written by Anonymous

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The character name Wong Jiang is a direct reference to the film's director. Spelt without the "A" in the first name (Jiang), it spells Wong Jing. See more »

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Chan Lok-Yin: [narrating] I can't believe Wong leads such a simple life. It's a total contrast with the sly old fox I had in my mind. So, why did he kill my dad? No. It's just what he pretends to be.
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Followed by Colour of the Loyalty (2005) See more »

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will Coke's son be named Moutain Dew?
27 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

After, Qi Xi, whom even calls 7-up (how's that for product placement) is killed, his young boy grows up thinking that Huang (the great Anthony Wong) a policeman had killed him. Now as a new graduate of the police academy and going by the name of Coke, he plans to avenge his fathers death. This film is derivative of better films, but the acting and the stylistic action keeps it not only afloat but makes it a pretty good film in it's own right. I was never bored with it as it kept my attention throughout.

DVD Extras: Making of; Movie Synopsis; Cast bios; 2 Theatrical Trailers; Trailer for "Love undercover 2"

My movie/DVD grade: B/F (too many of the extras aren't subtitled)


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