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Don Lee
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Ghost Jr.
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Dee
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Jabber
Pu Miao ...
Cher
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Barbarian
Sherman Chung ...
Ghost's sister
Kong Lau ...
Cher's father
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Tai Ping
Lawrence Cheng ...
Cher's brother
Shing-cheong Li ...
Don's superior (as Shing-Cheung Lee)
Deep Ng ...
Fairing
Jing-hung Kwok
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hin-Wai Au ...
Senior inspector
Lap-Fung Cheung ...
Wing's Hitman
Max Tat-Lun Cheung ...
Don's colleague (as Max Cheung)
Kai Wai Chun
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Pimp Wing
Si-Chit Ko ...
Dance student
Roderick Lam ...
Drug Dealer
Sum-Yee Lau ...
Jewelry store employee
Siu-Bing Leung ...
Social worker
Oscar Ka Li ...
Roadblock policeman (as Oscar LI)
Rob Lok ...
Undercover CID Agent
Siu-Ming Lui ...
Marco's Hitman
Yeung-Ming Wan
Ho-Kwun Wong ...
Police Ops Unit
Pui-Yee Wong ...
Santa's Helper (as Jane Wong)
So-Foon Wong ...
Jewelry Store Worker
Joey Yau ...
Barbarian's girlfriend

Directed by

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Dante Lam

Written by

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Dante Lam ... (story)
 
Wai Lun Ng ... (screenplay)

Produced by

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Hong Tat Cheung ... executive producer
Stephen Lam ... line producer
Albert Lee ... executive producer
Candy Leung ... producer
Yue Ren ... producer
Zhonglei Wang ... executive producer
Yat Ping Wong ... line producer
Bernard Yang ... line producer
Dajun Zhang ... producer

Music by

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Henry Lai

Cinematography by

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Kenny Tse ... director of photography (as Chung-To Tse)

Film Editing by

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Ki-Hop Chan
Matthew Hui

Art Direction by

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Peter Wong

Costume Design by

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Stephanie Wong

Production Management

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Chak-Hin Chan ... production manager (as Ringo Chan)
Wai-On Leung ... production manager (as Wai On Leung)
Tsz Kit Yau ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Wing-Kin Chin ... assistant director
Ka-Pau Ng ... assistant director
Man-Kei Yiu ... assistant director

Art Department

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Wai-Ming Wong ... property master

Sound Department

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Chi-Tong Ho ... sound mixer

Stunts

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Kar Lok Chin ... stunt choreographer
Wai-Fai Wong ... stunt choreographer

Camera and Electrical Department

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Hoi Yan Chan ... gaffer
Kim-Ho Chow ... electrician
Samuel Fu ... assistant camera: first unit
Kai-Tai Ho ... electrician
Sze-Cheung Hon ... camera operator: second unit
Ming-Chuen Lo ... first assistant camera: second unit
Chun Wah Tam ... electrician

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Kar Yan Yip ... assistant costume designer

Music Department

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Kwok-Jim Lo ... lyrics (as Jimmy Lo)
Petr Pololanik ... conductor / orchestral contractor

Other crew

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Dai Song ... presenter
Niro Chung-Pan Suen ... script supervisor
Zhongjun Wang ... presenter
Albert Yeung ... presenter

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Taglines Policeman Don Lee often works with informants but numerous too-close calls and failed missions cause him to see the world as one betrayal after another - then he meets Guy, and is given a new chance to change his views. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Xian ren (Hong Kong, Mandarin title)
  • The Stool Pigeon (World-wide, English title)
  • The Insider (France)
  • Осведомитель (Russia)
  • Muhbir (Turkey, Turkish title)
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Runtime
  • 113 min
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Budget $4,000,000 (estimated)

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Movie Connections Referenced in Nicholas Tse (2012). See more »

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