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Sparrow (2008)

Man jeuk (original title)
A gang of pickpockets roam the streets of Hong Kong.

Director:

Johnnie To

Writers:

Kin Chung Chan (as Chan Kin Chung), Chi Keung Fung (as Fung Chih Chiang)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Simon Yam ... Kei
Kelly Lin ... Chung Chun Lei
Ka Tung Lam ... Bo (as Lam Ka Tung)
Hoi-Pang Lo ... Mr. Fu Kim-tong (as Lo Hoi Pang)
Wing-Cheong Law Wing-Cheong Law ... Sak
Moon-Yuen Cheung ... Mac (as Kenneth Cheung)
Suet Lam ... Lung (as Lam Suet)
Chun-Shun Lo Chun-Shun Lo ... Mr. Fu's Henchman (as Lo Chun Shun)
Jonathan Yat-Sing Lee ... Boy in Cap (as Jonathan Lee)
Jackson Ha Jackson Ha ... Mr. Fu's Bodyguard
Jeff Cheung Jeff Cheung ... Mr. Fu's Bodyguard
Wai Leung Hung Wai Leung Hung ... Policeman (as Hung Wai Leung)
Yee-Yee Yeung Yee-Yee Yeung ... (as Yeung Yee Yee)
Chiang Lo Chiang Lo ... Old Pickpocket (as Lo Hau Keung)
Chi Ping Chang ... Old Pickpocket (as Cheung Chi Ping)
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Storyline

A gang of pickpockets roam the streets of Hong Kong.

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Free as a Bird...

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Details

Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | Mandarin

Release Date:

19 June 2008 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Sparrow See more »

Filming Locations:

Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, China See more »

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Budget:

$800,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Meh
28 December 2017 | by jimniexperienceSee all my reviews

A band of pickpockets all fall for the same woman - who targeted them secretly because she has a job for them .. To rob a wealthy man who once aswell was a famous pickpocket, and save her from his entrapment


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