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Bodyguard: A New Beginning (2008)

R  |   |  Action, Drama  |  6 November 2008 (Czech Republic)
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'A New Beginning' focuses around the story of Leung, the bodyguard of a Chinese Triad boss, Wong, to whom his loyalty is unrivaled. Living in Hong Kong, Wong requests that his bodyguard ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vincent Sze ...
Leung
Richard Ng ...
Wong
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Kai
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Chloe
Carl Ng ...
Yuen
Fui-On Shing ...
Hui
Vincent Lam Wai ...
Shen
James Ha ...
Wei
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Assassin Brother Alex
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Assassin Brother Chad
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Kurtz
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Mendez
Ian Powers ...
Cole
Yuri Ting ...
Ramirez
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Sarah
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'A New Beginning' focuses around the story of Leung, the bodyguard of a Chinese Triad boss, Wong, to whom his loyalty is unrivaled. Living in Hong Kong, Wong requests that his bodyguard travel to the UK to protect a young British woman, whose true identity is known only by Wong himself. Even his own errant son, Yuen, is kept in the dark, which leads to a betrayal that threatens to destroy the family and all that his father has worked hard to protect. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for violence including a brief sexual assault, and language | See all certifications »

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A scene where Yuri Ting and Mike Leeder drag Carl Ng into a car, was mistaken for a real fight by passersby who called the Police. See more »

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a Hong Kong Bodyguard caught up in a battle of loyalties
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I do not know why, but I expected more from this movie. This movie was completely and utterly forgettable...I wish I could be more specific, but other than the title there was noting to brag about in this movie. in fact it took me 3 tries to get through this movie I fell asleep twice

The story could have been great but between the acting and the action it was nothing to write home about. This movie almost makes me never want to see the first one again. I think my recommendation is for you to watch the first one twice and skip watching this one. Sorry folks I can only add that my Popcorn was yummy and my soda was ice cold and perfect.


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