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Revenge: A Love Story (2010)

Fuk sau che ji sei (original title)
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Kit is a young man hunted by the police after a series of murders. A mystery unravels and out comes a story about revenge.


Ching-Po Wong


Lai-Yin Leung, Juno Mak (original story) | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
Juno Mak ... Chan Kit
Sora Aoi ... Cheung Wing
Tony Liu ... Do Ge
Siu-Ho Chin ... Jeff
Shu Tong Wong ... Lao Guay
Tony Ho ... Kwok Hua
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Candy Cheung ... Ling
Yan-Yee Connie Leung Yan-Yee Connie Leung ... TV Presenter
Tin-Bo Tam ... Neighbor #1
Tat Chi Yu Tat Chi Yu
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Kit is a young man hunted by the police after a series of murders. A mystery unravels and out comes a story about revenge.

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Brutal revenge flick
1 February 2017 | by sofianXmXhSee all my reviews

Flicks from Hong Kong sure can be gory, as Dream Home had proved to be true. This movie clearly confirms that statement. The movie opens up with a sequence in which two pregnant women and their husbands get attacked inside of their home.

The story is told in a non-chronological order, with each new chapter featuring a black tile and a quote written on it, similar to the Ju-on movies. As the title clearly states, the story is all about revenge. The story takes turns as it progresses, as shown by the opening sequence. At first one would expect that the one who seeks revenge would be somebody who avenges the four people hurt in the opening sequences. And then we are proved wrong.

Revolving around a tragic story, revealed through flashbacks, we come to realize that our antagonist is actually our dear protagonist. This movie is nothing short of brutally violent, but not merely for the sake of it. This is not a blatant exploitation flick. There is an underlying message that is revealed at the end, one that anyone who holds a grudge could learn a thing from.

Beware, this flick is definitely not for the squeamish. There's gore, there's gut-wrenching brutality, but there is also sadness. You feel pity. This movie does it jobs by reeling you in and rooting for the protagonist. While the gore isn't over-the-top, there is one scene that involves skin that made me grab my head. For somebody who has seen a lot of over-the-top gore movies; that shouldn't have happened. But I did simply because I could relate to it through bad habits. One that I fortunately got rid of.

Go see this movie, it's criminally underrated and it deserves more attention. If you like revenge-themed movies, this one is for you. I immediately thought of Sympathy For Mr. Vengeance and I Saw the Devil.

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Release Date:

2 December 2010 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Revenge: A Love Story See more »

Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China


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Dolby Digital



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2.35 : 1
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