Tag: Johnnie To

The Heroic Trio (1993) 6.5

The Heroic Trio (1993)

Storyline:The all-female Heroic Trio are Tung (Wonder Woman), Chat (Thief Catcher), a mercenary, and Ching (Invisible Woman). Initially, they're on opposing sides - the invisible Ching is kidnapping newborn male babie...

Election 2 (2006) 7.4

Election 2 (2006)

Storyline:As election time nears, current Triad chairman Lok (Yam) faces competition from his godsons. At the same time, Jimmy (Koo) looks to increase his business relations with mainland China.User Reviews: Election ...

Justice, My Foot! (1992) 6.9

Justice, My Foot! (1992)

Storyline:Stephen Chow's special brand of very modern, very Hong Kong screwball comedy entered a new phase with Justice, My Foot!, a costume farce set in imperial China. Chow is a shyster with an equally eccentric kun...

Exiled (2006) 7.3

Exiled (2006)

Storyline:The time is 1998. The setting is Macau. Every living soul jumps at every chance to make quick money before the Portuguese colony ushers in a new era under the Chinese rule. For the jaded hit men, they wonder...

Running Out of Time 2 (2001) 6.2

Running Out of Time 2 (2001)

Storyline:Ho Sheung Sang finds himself wrapped up in another cat-and-mouse game, this time against a tricky magician.User Reviews:

Running Out of Time (1999) 7.6

Running Out of Time (1999)

Storyline:Police inspector and excellent hostage negotiator Ho Sheung-Sang finds himself in over his head when he is pulled into a 72 hour game by a cancer suffering criminal out for vengeance on Hong Kong's organized...

Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (2011) 6.6

Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (2011)

Storyline:Mainlander & financial analyst Cheng Zixin (Gao Yuan-Yuan), who followed her then boyfriend Owen (Terence Yin) to Hong Kong, runs into her ex-boyfriend while riding the bus. Owen is now with his pregnant...

The Fun, the Luck & the Tycoon (1990) 7.3

The Fun, the Luck & the Tycoon (1990)

Storyline:Lam Bo Sun, the richest man in Hong Kong, is expected to marry the ditziest of socialites in a matter of weeks. On a whim, he leaves everything behind and gets a job as a lowly busboy at a noodle restaurant,...

Sparrow (2008) 6.5

Sparrow (2008)

Storyline:Kei (Simon Yam) is the experienced leader of a team of pickpockets — also known as User Reviews:

Throw Down (2004) 6.7

Throw Down (2004)

Storyline:A former Judo champion is given the chance to redeem himself after he befriends a competitor and an aspiring singer.User Reviews:

My Left Eye Sees Ghosts (2002) 6.1

My Left Eye Sees Ghosts (2002)

Storyline:A car accident gives a spoiled, troubled young woman the ability to see ghosts, including one of a former classmate.User Reviews:

Drug War (2012) 7

Drug War (2012)

Storyline:After losing control of his car and crashing into a local restaurant, a man loses consciousness on the street. Later, while working on a case, the police's anti-drug division captain, Zhang Lei (Honglei Sun)...

Vengeance (2009) 6.6

Vengeance (2009)

Storyline:In Macau, a family is attacked by three killers and only the wife survives severely wounded. Her father, the French chef Francis Costello, travels to Macau to visit his daughter in the hospital and steals th...

The Eighth Happiness (1988) 6.4

The Eighth Happiness (1988)

Storyline:Three brothers try to make ends meet when they concoct plans to be one big family of eight. Cooking expert Mr. Fong goes through high and low to court Opera performer Wu Hsiu-Fang, Gigolo wanna-be "Handsome"...

Blind Detective (2013) 6.5

Blind Detective (2013)

Storyline:A cop is forced into early retirement due to retinal damage. But after witnessing a bank robbery along with a female inspector - who believes he has acute senses - they team up in hope to solve the case.User...

Election (2005) 7.1

Election (2005)

Storyline:Rival gang leaders are locked in a struggle to become the new chairman of Hong Kong's Triad society.User Reviews: Personally, I find the movie to be quite a good watch. It outlines the actual situation of tr...

PTU (2003) 6.9

PTU (2003)

Storyline:Over the course of one night, a team of cops frantically search for their colleague's missing gun.User Reviews: PTU is undoubtly one of To's best work to date, to me, it's as good as The Mission, with a more...

Lifeline (1997) 6.7

Lifeline (1997)

Storyline:Following the lives of firefighters as they deal with joys and hardships, both on the job and with their own personal lives.User Reviews: I find this film very hard to describe. The film is about the firemen...