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Top Squad (1988)

Ba Wong Fa (original title)
Madame Wu (Sibelle Hu) has been assigned to the Hong Kong Police Academy to train female Banshee Squad Members, next door to the male Tiger Squad Members lead by Inspector Kan (Shui-Fan ... See full summary »

Director:

Wellson Chin

Writer:

Kam Fu Cheng
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sibelle Hu ... Madam Wu
Cynthia Rothrock ... Madam Law
Kara Wai ... May (as Ying Hung Wai)
Regina Kent Regina Kent ... Lam
Ellen Chan ... Jean
Ann Bridgewater ... Karen
Sandra Kwan Yue Ng ... Amy
Joanna Chan Joanna Chan ... Joanna
Pei-ling Lee Pei-ling Lee ... Amin
Ming-Si Lai Ming-Si Lai ... Banshee Squad Member
Wai Man Lau ... Banshee Squad Member
Alex To ... Ah Man
Billy Lau ... Ah Nam
Stanley Sui-Fan Fung ... Inspector Kan (as Shui-Fan Fung)
Michael Man-Kin Chow ... Peter
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Madame Wu (Sibelle Hu) has been assigned to the Hong Kong Police Academy to train female Banshee Squad Members, next door to the male Tiger Squad Members lead by Inspector Kan (Shui-Fan Fung). After internal conflicts and courting mishaps, the squad members were ordered to band together to round up a gang of thieves at a convention. Written by Oliver Chu

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Jeffrey Falcon was injured when Kara Wai hit him in the head with an ax during the shooting of a fight scene. See more »

Connections

Followed by 92 Ba wang hua yu Ba wang hua (1992) See more »

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Wastes too much time on Useless Scenes
28 February 2013 | by ebiros2See all my reviews

The movie makes you think that it's a police action movie like "In the line of Duty". It's actually not. It's about women police academy students and their misadventures.

Almost third of the movie is spent on the stupid skate rink scene. The other third is spent on boring training scene. There's hardly any story to this movie.

The movie says it's produced by Jackie Chan. If it's true, this is the worst movie he's ever made.

There's a teaser action scene involving Sibelle Hu and Cynthia Rothrock in the beginning. If the movie went on in entirety with this kind of action, it would have been a pretty good action movie. Instead it's mostly acted by novice female actors that are less than a comic relief.

This is the first movie I see Sandra Ng in.

The movie has no focus, and jumps from one topic to another. It's one of the worst movie I've ever seen, from Hong Kong or otherwise.


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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | English

Release Date:

3 June 1988 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Top Squad See more »

Filming Locations:

Hong Kong

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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