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Triad Underworld (2004) More at IMDbPro »Gong woo (original title)


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Director:
Writers:
Ching-Po Wong (story)
Chi-long To (screenplay)
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Release Date:
26 May 2004 (Hong Kong) See more »
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Plot:
When Triad leader Hung's wife gives birth to a baby boy, Hung considers leaving the world of the gangsters... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 win & 3 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Andy Lau ... Hung Yan-jau
Jacky Cheung ... Left-Hand

Shawn Yue ... Wing

Edison Chen ... Turbo
Chien-Lien Wu ... Emily Hung

Eric Tsang ... Tall Man
Norman Chu ... Big Lungs
Yuan Lin ... Yoyo
Kiu Wai Miu ... Figo
Kara Hui ... Wing's Mother
Ka Tung Lam ... Shing (as Gordon Lam)
Suet Lam ... Officer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Donna Chu ... Figo's Wife
Ping Ha ... Left-Hand's Mum
Tony Ho ... Brother Lin
Yau-Kuen Law
Alice Lee ... Mistress
Cash Lee ... Bald tattooed gangster (as Chi-Keung Lee)
Jonathan Yat-Sing Lee ... Figo's son
Hugo Ng ... Target Brother (as Doi-yung Ng)

Chapman To ... Brother To
Ching Wong ... Old Hui
Shu Tong Wong ... Ming
Yat Tung Wong ... Gorgeous

Courtney Wu ... Party guest

Directed by
Ching-Po Wong 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Chi-long To  screenplay
Chi-long To  story (as To Chi Long)
Ching-Po Wong  story (as Wong Ching Po)

Produced by
Chi-leung Chan .... administrative producer (as Ziliang Chen)
Esther Koo .... administrative producer
Andy Lau .... executive producer
Herman Peng .... line producer
Alan Tam .... executive producer
Eric Tsang .... producer (as Eric Tsang Chi Wai)
 
Original Music by
Mark Lui 
 
Cinematography by
Charlie Lam 
Kenny Lam 
 
Film Editing by
Curran Pang  (as Pang Ching Hei)
 
Production Design by
Yank Wong 
 
Art Direction by
Ching Lam  (as Lam Ching)
 
Costume Design by
Petra Kwok 
 
Production Management
Virginia Chan .... production manager
Ray Pang .... production manager
Man-ching Wong .... production supervisor (as Wong Man Ching)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Wai-Ban Chan .... assistant director
Eddy Yeung .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Wai Chuen Cheung .... props (as Cheung Wai Chuen)
 
Stunts
Wei Tung .... stunt choreographer
 
Other crew
John Chong .... co-presenter
Andy Lau .... presenter
Kwok-leung Lee .... production assistant
Bruce Ren .... co-presenter
Alan Tam .... presenter
Wei Tung .... action choreographer (as Tung Wai)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Gong woo" - Hong Kong (original title)
"Blood Brothers" - Singapore (English title) (imdb display title)
"Left Hand" - Canada (English title) (festival title)
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Runtime:
85 min
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7 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Very clever, 21 August 2004
Author: y0ud0ntseeme from United States

I find this movie to be very cleverly written and directed. IMDb has the wrong names however. Jacky Cheung's character is called Mr. Left not Left Hand and Shawn Yue's characters name is Yik. All that aside, I really liked this movie. It's not your typical triad movie with lots of fighting and no character development. Don't get me wrong there is some action in this movie but unlike most triad movies you actually care what happens to the characters. I loved the dinner scene where Hung and Lefty are talking and the room behind them seems to be moving in an odd fashion, maybe it was a play off their emotions but I thought it looked really cool.

I was a bit surprised by what this movie really was about. Because as you are watching it you think you know exactly what the movie is about and where its going, but the last 15-20 minutes gets you. You realize that you don't really know anything, everything you thought you knew is wrong.

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