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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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The film's assassin brothers Chad & Alex, played by Mark Strange and Nathan Lewis are named in homage to the very different "twin brothers" of Double Impact (1991). While "Double Impact" saw Jean-Claude Van Damme adopting different hairstyles and dress sense to play the twin brothers, "The Bodyguard A New Begining" takes it a little further by having two actors from different races play the non-identical twins. See more »

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more appreciate Kevin Costner acting
27 January 2011 | by (Hong Kong) – See all my reviews

I living in Hong Kong, I don't think any Hong Kong Director will do something like this with low sense! All he do was pick some place around England and Hong Kong with exotic feel,choose some actor in low budget and learn English, the script...maybe his son provide it, what you get from this movie was laugh out loud about you waste your time to download something like this!lastly, remind you to watching the classic of Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston again,how can unrelenting criticism vote The Bodyguard only 5.6 and this one with 5.1? lastly, I hope the movie company will not use their calculate to admit making movie like this!


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