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Shock Wave (2017)

Chak daan juen ga (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Thriller | 5 May 2017 (USA)
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When a terrorist who specializes in explosives takes hold of an underground tunnel, he threatens to kill hostages if his demands are not met.

Director:

Herman Yau

Writers:

Erica Li (as Erica Lee), Herman Yau
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Lau ... Cheung J.S.
Wu Jiang ... Peng Hong
Jia Song ... Carmen Li
Philip Keung ... Kong Y.W.
Ron Ng ... Ben
Leo Zi-yi Wang Leo Zi-yi Wang ... Biao Hong
Felix Wong ... Officer Chow
Sau Sek ... Wan H.F.
Kai Chi Liu ... Yim Kwok Wing
Chun-Kit Cheung Chun-Kit Cheung ... Stephen
Louis Cheung ... Lam Chun (as Kai-Chung Cheung)
Babyjohn Choi ... Wong Tin Lok
Joseph Kwok Lun Lee Joseph Kwok Lun Lee ... CHT Chief Engineer Tunnei
Ying Kwan Lok ... Berry (Lok's father)
Yeung-Ming Wan ... Chiu
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Storyline

JS Cheung (by Andy Lau), a Superintendent in Explosive Ordnance Disposal Bureau (EOD) of Hong Kong Police Force, went undercover seven years ago into the gang led by the most-wanted crime boss Peng Hong (by Andy Lau). Cheung successfully uprooted the gang and arrested a few robbers including Hong's younger brother Biao. However, Hong was on the loose and he swore he'd be back for revenge. Seven years have passed and Hong kick starts his plan - a series of bomb attacks have sparked fear among Hong Kong citizens. To maintain law and order, Cheung must put Hong behind bars and he is ready to sacrifice his life to fight a tough battle with the ruthless bomber.

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Their greatest fight... the most explosive threat. See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

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Trivia

The project was first announced in September 2014, with Herman Yau and Andrew Lau attached as director and producer respectively, and was set to star Nicholas Tse, Nick Cheung and Julian Cheung, with Tse portraying the main villain. The film was also set to begin production in November of the same year under a budget of HK$90 million. See more »

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Man Man Xi Guan
Composed by Eric Ng & Kenneth Shih
Lyrics & Performed by Andy Lau
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Worth to watch of you like Polis
22 April 2017 | by tbk-94537See all my reviews

The only words I remember is " thanks God's I always chose the right one, thanks God's I can protect the civilians " Also Andy Lau still like to promute a good guy in his series movie . The pacing of the movie was amazing. The direction first use tunnnel to make the movie was quite New ideas and it save to the explosion:)


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Hong Kong | China

Language:

Cantonese | English

Release Date:

5 May 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China

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Box Office

Budget:

$23,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$58,815,633
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D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1 | Dolby Digital (Dolby Surround 5.1)| Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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