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Star Runner (2003)

Siu nin a Fu (original title)
Get ready for the ultimate martial arts competition, where anything goes and lives are bought and sold. Tank is the celebrated Champion Star Runner and is deemed invincible among the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Bond Cheung (as Ng Kin Ho)
Hyun-joo Kim ...
Kim Mi-Ju (as Kam Yin-Chu)
Shaun Tam ...
Chris Young (as Tam Jun-Yin)
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Tank Wong (as Ong Chi-Kit)
Siu Chung Mok ...
Bullshit Bill
Alfred Cheung ...
Professor 'CY' Cheung
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Coach Lau
Kar Lok Chin ...
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Lung Ti ...
Brother Lung (Wing Chun teacher)
David Chiang ...
Grandpa Cheung
Ken Lo ...
Benny Wong (as Law Wai-Kwong)
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Chi-Hin Chan
Ga-Leung Chan
Hung Chan
Joyce Chan
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Storyline

Get ready for the ultimate martial arts competition, where anything goes and lives are bought and sold. Tank is the celebrated Champion Star Runner and is deemed invincible among the martial arts community. When the headstrong Bond becomes determined to take on the undefeated fighter, he knows he must be in the best fighting condition. Training under a renowned martial arts expert, Bond learns to supplement his Thai Kickboxing skills with various styles of Chinese kun-fu, creating a powerful hybrid fighting style. With his new skills, Bond prepares to take on Tank and the fight of his life.

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of martial arts action violence | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

23 November 2003 (Hong Kong)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

HKD 30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,210 (Hong Kong) (21 November 2003)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Prior to shooting, stars Vanness Wu, Andy On and Shaun Tam went to study muay thai and kickboxing under Kar Lok Chin and Billy Chow. See more »

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Follows A Fighter's Blues (2000) See more »

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This is how it's done
12 April 2005 | by (.) – See all my reviews

This is a movie for teenagers. If they make more like it please let me know because I couldn't find anything today, I'll keep looking tomorrow. (THIS PART BECAUSE I HAD TO MAKE THIS LONGER??) (ok I started watching it several months ago and just finished it, maybe because I didn't want to read the subs or I've seen too many movies that start this way or better. The movie makes no apologies and neither does Daniel Lee. Again, if anyone knows more movies like this please let me know.) (OK I HAVE TO WRITE MORE STILL) (...maybe Siskel and Ebert made a mistake when they added the thumbs-up-thumbs-down parts to the reviews when people asked 'should i see it or not??' I think it was a really bad idea because reading more about the movie that you don't know you wanna see or not is a good exercise in academia and all people who watch movies should read really long reviews before...hand)


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