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Rich and Famous (1987)

Gong woo ching (original title)
To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crimeand a violent war between rival gang lords.

Director:

Taylor Wong (as Wong Tai-Loi)

Writers:

Stephen Shiu (as Shiu Yeuk Yuen), Manfred Wong
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yun-Fat Chow ... Li Ah Chai (as Chow Yun Fat)
Andy Lau ... Lam Ting Kwok
Alex Man ... Tang Kat Yung (as Man Chi-Leung)
Siu-Fung Wong ... Wai Chui (as Wong Siu Fung)
Carina Lau ... Lau Po Yee (as Lau Ka-Ling)
Alan Tam ... Mak Ying Hung
Danny Lee ... Inspector Cheung (as Lee Sau-Yin)
Fui-On Shing ... Luk
Hong-Ning Ng ... Chuan
Mei Sheng Fan ... Fan Tit Tau
Chung Lam ... Big Eye
Chun-Hsiung Ko ... Chu Lo Tai (as Chun Hsiung Ko)
Chun Yang ... Kit (as Kwan Yeung)
Jing Chen ... Triad
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ging-Cheung Chan Ging-Cheung Chan
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To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crimeand a violent war between rival gang lords.

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Certificate:

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

28 May 1987 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Drifter Love See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Goofs

Inspector Cheung's hairstyle changes dramatically during a few second walk from police vehicle to steps of church. See more »

Connections

Follows Tragic Hero (1987) See more »

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Pretty good
2 August 2000 | by action-6See all my reviews

As a fan of Chow Yun-Fat and Hong Kong-movies I saw "Rich and Famous" yesterday, and I thought that it was pretty good. The movie wasn`t as good as "The Killer" and "Hard Boiled"(both 10/10), but then nothing is.

"Rich and Famous" had what I like about Hong Kong-films, namely cool characters and well-choreographed action, but it wouldn`t hurt this movie if it had more action.

A pretty good film, and Chow Yun-Fat is cool as always. 7,5/10


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