Drug War

    Genre
    Crime, Drama, Action
  • Runtime
    107 mins
  • Release Date
    2013
  • Countries
    China, Hong Kong
  • Languages
    Mandarin, Cantonese

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

Johnnie To (ELECTION, MAD DETECTIVE) crafts "a deeply intelligent, exhilarating and eminently satisfying adult crime story" (Philadelphia Inquirer) that is at once exhilarating and sophisticated. Rated 94% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, it follows a drug cartel boss who is arrested in a raid is coerced into betraying his former accomplices as part of an undercover operation.
DIRECTED BY:
Johnnie To
WRITTEN BY:
Ka-Fai Wai, Nai-Hoi Yau, Ryker Chan, Xi Yu
CAST INCLUDES:
Louis Koo, Sun Honglei, Michelle Ye, Huang Yi

SYNOPSIS

After he’s taken into custody, a drug lord (Louis Koo) must help the police bust his former associates or else face the death penalty.

Drug War

    Genre
    Crime, Drama, Action
  • Runtime
    107 mins
  • Release Date
    2013
  • Countries
    China, Hong Kong
  • Languages
    Mandarin, Cantonese
DIRECTED BY
Johnnie To
WRITTEN BY
Ka-Fai Wai, Nai-Hoi Yau, Ryker Chan, Xi Yu
CAST INCLUDES
Louis Koo, Sun Honglei, Michelle Ye, Huang Yi
Johnnie To (ELECTION, MAD DETECTIVE) crafts "a deeply intelligent, exhilarating and eminently satisfying adult crime story" (Philadelphia Inquirer) that is at once exhilarating and sophisticated. Rated 94% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes, it follows a drug cartel boss who is arrested in a raid is coerced into betraying his former accomplices as part of an undercover operation.

After he’s taken into custody, a drug lord (Louis Koo) must help the police bust his former associates or else face the death penalty.