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Release Date:
31 July 2003 (Hong Kong) See more »
Treasure your beloved before it's gonna too late See more »
Ken Lee dated girlfriend Brenda but the love isn't strong enough. Jack Lai married Mandy (Chui Jing Lui)... See more » | Add synopsis »
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an okay movie.... when you suspend disbelief to the fullest See more (5 total) »


  (in credits order)

Leon Lai ... Jack Lai / Soeng-Zing Lai

Ekin Cheng ... Ken Li / Man-Kit Lee
Francis Ng ... Yeung-Hoi Au
Kar Yan Lam ... Brenda
Jinglei Xu ... Mandy Cheuk
Anson Leung ... Tom
Rico Kwok ... Zhi (as Kwok Nik-Hang)
Ho-Yin Wong ... Officer Yeung
Samuel Pang ... Chi (as King-Chi Pang)
Hing-Yin Kam ... Commander Wong
Cheung-Ching Mak ... Commander Lau
Tak-Bun Wong ... Kwok-Leung Cheung
Ho-Sun Lee ... Wong Man-Kit
Frank Michael Liu ... A Team (as Chung Kei Lau)
Ming Nam Po ... A Team
Shuet Kwan Cheung ... A Team (as Cheung Suet-Kan)
Tseung Huk ... A Team (as Cheung Huk)
Lau Sum Yee ... A Team
Roderick Lam ... G4 (as Lam Chung-Kei)
Chung Ka Lung ... G4
Wai-Yip Ho ... G4
Cash Lee ... Iron Head (as Chi-Keung Lee)
Oscar Ka Li ... Hoi's Man (as Lee Ga)
Nic Yan ... Hoi's Man (as Yan Si-Yue)
Chi-Wang Wong ... Hoi's Man (as Wong Chi-Wang)
So-Foon Wong ... Mrs. Cheung
Suk-Lee Cheng ... Cheung's Daughter
Ka-Shing Yeung ... Cheung's Son
Kai Kit Lee ... B Team
Wong Yin Keung ... B Team
Chi-Wai Lai ... B Team (as Lai Chi Wai)
Alex Lee ... B Team (as Lee Yip-Kin)
Kon Chung Tam ... B Team
Stephen Choi ... B Team

Pete Spurrier ... Auctioneer (as Peter Spurrier)
Andrew Reilly ... Barry Lykin
Tammy Ho ... University Student (as Ting-Yan Ho)
Cheuk-na Yeung ... University Student
Andy Kwok ... University Student (as Kwok Ka-Shing)
Zac Koo ... University Student (as Koo Hau-Zheng)
Suk-Man Lam ... Ken Li's Girlfriend
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mei-Shing Chow ... Lykin's Bodyguard
Sum-Yee Lau
Siu-Ming Lui
Wai-Nam So ... Lykin's Bodyguard

Courtney Wu ... Auction guest

Directed by
Benny Chan 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Adrian Kwan  writer
Alan Yuen  (as Yuen Kam Lun)

Produced by
Benny Chan .... producer
Cary Cheng .... associate producer
Shoufang Dou .... executive producer
Daniel Lam .... executive producer
Stephen Lam .... associate producer
Original Music by
Tommy Wai 
Cinematography by
Anthony Pun (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Ka-Fai Cheung 
Production Design by
Sung Pong Choo 
Ching-Ching Wong 
Art Direction by
Sung Pong Choo 
Production Management
Hoi-Ying Lo .... assistant production manager
Lok-Yan Wong .... production manager
Mei-Bo Wong .... assistant production manager (as Mable Wong)
Wendy Wong .... production manager
Art Department
Wai-Ming Wong .... props manager
Sound Department
Romain Drouillon .... french dubbing recordist
Kei-Wing Nip .... supervising sound designer
Tomy Yu .... supervising sound designer
Visual Effects by
William Kan .... vfx director (as Yiu Chung William Kan)
Sing Kwong Lai .... assistant stunt coordinator
Wei Tung .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Hoi Yan Chan .... gaffer
Sai-Tak Cheung .... electrician
Chin-cheng Fung .... assistant lighting technician
Yun Tai Ho .... first assistant camera
Chak-Fong Lee .... grip
Wai Hung Leung .... electrician
Wing Kei Mak .... grip
Hung-Kin Ng .... electrician
Man Yin Ngai .... second assistant camera
Chi Fan Siu .... grip
Chi-Ho Wong .... grip
Animation Department
Elvis Tang .... animator
Editorial Department
Yiu-Jo Yeung .... color timer
Other crew
Jason Yik Chi Chan .... production assistant

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Shuang xiong" - Hong Kong (original title)
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Rated R for violent content
100 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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8 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
an okay movie.... when you suspend disbelief to the fullest, 6 December 2004
Author: fireyhope from United States

the movies starts off with quit an interesting way. Then slowly and slowly they hit you with plot holes! The premise is interesting it's like a duel between hypnotists to see who can hypnotise people better. Thats what i liked about it, but the story was so executed weird and unrealistic there isn't really any credibility left for the movie except with exceptional actors, potential, and a interesting premise. Near the beginning you had some real interesting ideas, like where the hypnotist left clues for the police. I never suspected that and that was a great twist but right in the middle your bumped with this major plothole of why and how they can preform working together without any communication whatsoever.

If only the story was better.

anyways another great thing i found about the movie is that though the drama is cookiecuttered it's romantic and it's interesting and it had chemistry, especially the love story about the hypnotist and his wife.

overall 5/10 rent it if you must watch it. i do not recommend this to anybody but people who are just bored and have nothing else to do but to watch a decent movie

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