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Cheetah on Fire (1992)

Lip pau hang tung (original title)
In Hong Kong, a weapon dealer has a special computer chip, which is needed to build a secret missile. He is trying to sell it to a foreign goverment. The local secret police, the CIA and an... See full summary »

Director:

Thomas Yip (as Thomas Ip)

Writer:

Hen Pan Hung (as Hin Pang Hung)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Man Cheung ... Peggy
Donnie Yen ... Ronald
Carrie Ng ... Inspector Carrie Wu
Lai-Kit Kwan ... John (as Lai Kit Kwan)
Fujimi Nadeki Fujimi Nadeki ... Ann
Fui-On Shing ... Tong (as Fu On Shing)
Ken Lo ... Mainland Gang Member (as Houi Kang Low)
Chia-Hui Liu ... Mainland Gang Leader (as Ka Fai Lau)
Eddy Ko ... Fok Chi-Kien (as Hung Ko)
Jan-To Tam Jan-To Tam ... (as Chun Tung Tam)
Michael Woods ... Rebel Leader
John Salvitti ... Rebel Henchman
Fat Tsui Fat Tsui
Vivian Fung Vivian Fung
Tak-san Kwok Tak-san Kwok
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In Hong Kong, a weapon dealer has a special computer chip, which is needed to build a secret missile. He is trying to sell it to a foreign goverment. The local secret police, the CIA and an enemy band is looking for him, but he has a very rich and influential man as his partner. Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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Stereotypical characters fighting in a semblance of a plot.
5 May 2001 | by tamhien_leSee all my reviews

The producers of "Cheetah on Fire" probably got together and said "Let's make a movie with Donnie Yen, a lot action and fight scenes, and some sex; all we need now is a plot and some music to go with it". The result is an awfully bad movie. Of course, one should not expect a lot of realism from the fighting scenes of HK action movies, but the ones in this movie were so gratuitous, confusing, and boring that even fans of the genre will be disappointed.


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Country:

Hong Kong

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Release Date:

1992 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Revenge of the Cheetah See more »

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