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Bu ye tian (1987)

Mr. Yen Lieh-San is a ruthless nightclub owner who holds a grudge against King Gambler Lo Tien-Peh.

Director:

Ngai Choi Lam

Writer:

Manfred Wong
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alex Man ... Yin Li-Shan
Siu-Ho Chin ... Law Sze-Fung
Pat Ha ... Rachel
Yin Tse ... Law Tin-Bei
Hsieh Wang ... Hung Wa
Ki Yan Lam ... Shuen
Alex To ... Yin Lin-Hoi
Kin-sang Lee ... Shan's assistant
Ying-Chieh Han ... Boss Cheung
Wai Shum ... Boss Ching Yao
Fui-On Shing ... Brother Nine
Stanley Sui-Fan Fung ... Captain Suen (as Shui-Fan Fung)
Bolo Yeung ... Pit Fighter
Kuo Hua Chang ... Pit Fighter
Chi Fai Chan ... Yin's Thug
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Lo Tien Pei has retired as the king of gambling. But Yen Li Shan, who was humiliated by Lo years ago, is coming to town with fiery vengeance in his heart. Yen manages to buy the Endless Night, the top casino night club in Shanghai. Lo's son, Chi Feng, sees his father being forced by Yen to fall to his death. Chi Feng, trying to get revenge against Yen is badly beaten up. Chi Feng escapes and eventually leaves Shanghai. He takes on the meanest jobs, including boxing against a kangaroo (this has to be seen to be believed!), to eke out a living. Chi Feng eventually comes back to Shanghai for revenge. Written by Thy Davideht

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

8 May 1987 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Killer's Nocturne See more »

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Golden Harvest Company See more »
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Gambling and a Kangaroo
12 January 2017 | by ThyDavidethSee all my reviews

I'm a big fan of Nam Nai Choi because of his movies The Story Of Ricky and The Seventh Curse so what the ****! Let's try Killer's Nocturne. Killer's Nocturne is a HK action/drama/gambling movie. It's about Chi Feng who witnesses his father get killed out of revenge over a gambling thing. He tries to seek revenge but gets his *** kicked so he gets out of town to only have his *** kicked further by sissies and even a kangaroo. Then he picks up a trade in gambling and then seeks revenge (again!!) against the man who killed his father.

I enjoyed this one mainly because of the violence which is bloody and even a tad bit gory. It even has a few left-field moments but most notably the scene when this dude fought a kangaroo which was completely bizarre. The action is mostly brawling and even some kung fu with some gun fights. The story was good and coherent but nothing too awe- inspiring. And so forth.

In Conclusion: A good Nam Nai Choi film but certainly not his best. It's worth a look if you can find it.


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