Rich and Famous (1987) film thoughts… Ever since I saw The Killer in 1989, I have been enamored with modern Hong Kong films. From the late 1980’s to the early 90’s, there were so many great films coming out, you couldn’t believe it would end… (it soon would). 369 more words
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After the smash box office success of A Better Tomorrow (1986) in its native country of Hong Kong and other Asian territories, the film’s producer Tsui Hark convinced its director John Woo to quickly crank out a sequel imaginatively titled… 1,533 more words
An undercover cop infiltrates a gang of jewellery thieves without the knowledge of his colleagues which causes a conflict in his loyalties.
City On Fire was one of the first Hong Kong action films to try and fully develop the idea of an undercover cop becoming immersed in the criminal underworld and the psychological price he would pay for it. 210 more words