Drug War
Filmfest 2013

German Age Rating

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After losing control of his car and crashing into a local restaurant, a man lies unconscious in the street. Later, while working on a case, the police's anti-drug division captain, Lei Zhang, realizes that the man in the crash is drug lord Timmy Choi. In order to avoid the death penalty, Timmy Choi helps the police put a stop to the entire drug trafficking circuit, but just as soon as the police are ready to make a large bust, Timmy Choi makes a decision that shocks everyone involved...

"The extended action set-pieces are truly exceptional, but it’s the very dark and intense and memorable character work that lingers (...)"
Peter A. Martin, A Better Tomorrow, abtdvd.wordpress.com

tags: Feature film

Cast: Louis Koo, SUN Honglei, Crystal Huang, Wallace Chung

Credits

Screenplay: Ryker Chan, WAI Ka-Fai, YOU Nai-Hoi, YU Xi

Director of Photography: CHENG Siu-Keung

Film Editor: Allen Leung

Composer: Xavier Jamaux

Production Designer: Horace Ma

Sound: Steve Miller

Producer: Johnnie To

Co-Producer: WAI Ka-Fai

Director: Johnnie To