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Drug War --  A drug cartel boss who is arrested in a raid is coerced into betraying his former accomplices as part of an undercover operation.

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Director:
Writers:
Ka-Fai Wai (screenplay) &
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Release Date:
4 April 2013 (China) See more »
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Plot:
A drug cartel boss who is arrested in a raid is coerced into betraying his former accomplices as part of an undercover operation. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
5 wins & 16 nominations See more »
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Drug War (Du Zhan) Review
 (From AsianMoviePulse. 2 November 2013, 4:53 PM, PDT)

Drug War (Du Zhan) Review
 (From AsianMoviePulse. 2 November 2013, 4:53 PM, PDT)

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User Reviews:
nice and annoying See more (22 total) »

Cast

 

Louis Koo ... Timmy Choi Tin-ming
Honglei Sun ... Zhang Lei
Yi Huang ... Yang Xiaobei
Ka Tung Lam ... East Lee
Suet Lam ... Fatso
Michelle Ye ... Sal
Hoi-Pang Lo ... Birdie
Wallace Chung ... Guo Weijun
Tao Guo ... Senior Dumb
Siu-Fai Cheung ... Su
Guangjie Li ... Chen Shixiong
Hao Ping ... Bro Haha
Xiao Cong ... Driver
Zi Yi ... Lin
Li Jing ... Junior Dumb
Yin Zhusheng ... Snake Head
Cheng Taishen ... Captain Liu (Erzhou)
Yunxiang Gao ... Xu Guoxiang
Gan Tingting ... Haha's Wife
Wang Jingyu ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Qin Shiyue ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Wang Boyang ... The Dumb Brothers' Follower
Yang Yi ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Wang Zixuan ... Ming's Wife
Tong Qianqian ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Yang Xue ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Ma Jun ... Captain Yu (Jinhai Coast Guard)
Keung Han Man ... Darkie
Guo Zhigang ... Ming's Senior Bro-in-Law
Li Zhenqi ... Uncle Bill
Zhu Honglin ... The Dumb Brothers' Follower
Liu Qi ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Gao Xin ... Driver
Ip Kwop Kin ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Jiang Changyi ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Chief Commander
Meng Rui ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Lin Xu ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Yi Lin ... Junior Dumb's Wife
Chan Siu Hei ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Fan Min ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Tan Kai ... Li Shuchang
Yan Ren ... Ming's Senior Bro-in-Law
Qin Bokun ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Yao Gang ... Captain Ding
Wang Yang ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
He Tianyang ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Ng Yuk San ... Hatred
Zhao Xin ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Zho Yubo ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
Zheng Wanqiu ... Senior Dumb's Wife
Wang Siya ... Jinhai Anti-Drug Squad Member
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Directed by
Johnnie To 
 
Writing credits
Ka-Fai Wai (screenplay) &
Nai-Hoi Yau (screenplay) &
Ryker Chan (screenplay) &
Xi Yu (screenplay)

Produced by
Johnnie To .... producer
Ka-Fai Wai .... producer
 
Original Music by
Xavier Jamaux 
 
Cinematography by
Siu-keung Cheng (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Allen Leung 
David M. Richardson 
 
Production Design by
Horace Ma 
 
Sound Department
José Caldararo .... foley artist
Agustín Cazola .... foley recordist
Benny Chu .... sound supervisor
Bechen de Loredo .... foley recordist
Steve Miller .... sound effects editor
Steve Miller .... sound re-recording mixer
Francisco Rizzi .... foley artist
Stan Yau .... dialogue editor
Ricky Yip .... sound effects editor
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Du zhan" - China (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for strong violence, drug content and language
Runtime:
107 min
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0 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
nice and annoying, 13 March 2014
Author: Iamowomizz from Nigeria

I really enjoyed the movie,it started well and the story line was nice but the shooting effects was bad,too bad if a director like Roland or Danny Boyle has taken it,it would have being awesomely great,but i also got a problem,i didn't like the way Timmy died. He tried surviving till the very end only for him to survive he still died,and that was very annoying and how did that cop at the end of the movie cuff his legs,that was the most annoying part for me,to very annoying but it was a great storyline but poor shooting effects. I really love Asian movies its certainly the best if not its very entertaining so very much. if you think am wrong tweet me @iamowomizz

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