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Detective Lau Ching Hei
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Detective Yau Kin Bong
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Sai Fung (as Shu Qi)
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Susan Chow (as Jing Lei Xu)
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Hei's Sister (as Chan Yee Ying)
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Chan Wing Fu (as Cheung Kam Ching)
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Sister In Orphanage (as Cheung Yuk Wah)
Lim-Kang Chow ...
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Susan Chow's Doctor (as Chui Kwai Sam)
Woon Ling Hau ...
Landlord of the Seaside House (as Hau Waon Ling)
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Temple Master (as Ho Lin)
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A detective helps a friend investigate the mysterious death of his father.

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Composed by Kwong Wing Chan (as Chan Kwong Wing)
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Good film - worth watching - could be better though
5 April 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A good film all round, nice cinematography, good acting.

My only criticism of the film is that unlike other murder mystery / crime solving films - this one shows you the culprit from the beginning

  • who know who done it, so there's little by way of suspense in solving


a crime.

The only surprise is discovering that some of the characters aren't quite who they seem.

Also you would think that an actress of Shu Qi' stature would have a more meaningful role - she just seems to be there as Takeshi's girl friend. That's it.

That being said, it's a film worth worth watching.


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