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Made in Hong Kong (1997)

Heung Gong jai jo (original title)
Autumn Moon (Sam Lee), a low-rent triad living in Hong Kong, struggles to find meaning in his hopelessly violent existence.

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Fruit Chan

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Fruit Chan
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sam Lee ... To Chung-Chau, 'Moon'
Neiky Hui-Chi Yim Neiky Hui-Chi Yim ... Lam Yuk-Ping, 'Ping'
Wenders Li ... Ah-Lung, 'Sylvester' (as Wenbers Li Tung-Chuen)
Ka-Chuen Tam Ka-Chuen Tam ... Hui Bo San, 'Susan' (as Amy Tam Ka-Chuen)
Carol Lam Kit-Fong Carol Lam Kit-Fong ... Mrs. Lam, Ping's mother
Doris Yan-Wah Chow Doris Yan-Wah Chow ... Mrs. To, Moon's mother
Siu Chung Siu Chung ... Ms. Lee, social worker
Tat-Yee Chan Tat-Yee Chan ... Fat Chan
Wai-Chung Wu Wai-Chung Wu ... Keung
Sang Chan Sang Chan ... 'Big Brother', Cheung Siu-Wing
Kelvin Chung Kelvin Chung ... Doctor
Ah Ting Ah Ting ... Moon's father
Jessica Jessica ... Moon's father's current wife
Ah Wai Ah Wai ... Assassin on skateboard
B. Chai Ho B. Chai Ho ... Male student
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Autumn Moon (Sam Lee), a low-rent triad living in Hong Kong, struggles to find meaning in his hopelessly violent existence.

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Originally intended to premiere at the Hong Kong International Film Festival but was rejected by its selectors. See more »

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References The Godfather (1972) See more »

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The greatest Hong Kong film of 1997
10 January 1999 | by PureCinemaSee all my reviews

Every once in a while you'll see a film that just makes you say "wow". After the final scene goes by, you just sit there watching as the credits go by, then the black space after the credits, then the "snow" after that, then finally the tape rewinding itself. You just continue sitting there watching the screen... dumbfounded.... you just sit there and say "wow". Made In Hong kong is one of those movies. To say that this movie blew me away would be an understatement. This movie got inside of me and changed the way I look at HK cinema, or cinema as a whole for that matter, hell... it even changed the way I look at life.

Autumn Moon is a low life thug, he and some friends discover the body of a dead girl who committed suicide, and a note she left. This dead girl that he never knew ends up teaching him more about his own life than he could by himself, and also guides him to his own fate. See this movie and experience cinema at it's best.


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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese

Release Date:

6 March 2020 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China

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Gross USA:

$17,255

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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