In this prequel to Mou gaan dou (2002), Chan Wing Yan has just become an undercover cop in the triads while Lau Kin Ming joins the police force. Both the triads and the police find an enemy in a rival crime boss.
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense
These intense Asian crime-thrillers prove America has no monopoly on the quality gangster flick. From Hong-Kong police cinema to Yakuza thrillers, you're sure to find something to satisfy your lust for high-octane underworld action. Also make sure to check out "Drug War' for a non-stop masterpiece from Hong Kong!
Enjoy this list of movies featuring the police department's most corrupt members, including modern crime-drama masterpiece 'The Departed' and no-holds-barred 1992 classic 'Bad Lieutenant. Guaranteed to leave you nervous dialing 911!
To catch a bad guy sometimes you have to become one, or at least that's the rationale in these good-guy-goes-bad thrillers. This collection features the most action-packed undercover police thrillers around, including the modern masterpiece 'The Departed' as well as the Asian thriller 'Infernal Affairs' that it was based on!
Gritty or clear-cut, action-packed or psychological, there's something here for everyone in this list of the best contemporary cop flicks. Some might be surprised how many of the top-ranked flicks are foreign: make sure to check out 'Infernal Affairs' (Chinese), '36th Precinct' (French), and 'The Guard' (Irish)!
The contemporary crème de la crème de crime from around the globe (try saying that three times fast), including superb prison flick 'A Prophet' and Scandinavian heist-thriller 'Headhunters'. If you don't mind subtitles, then you're in for a treat!