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The Wicked City

  • Film

Time Out says

Special-effects hi-jinks from Tsui Hark's Film Workshop framed as a cross between Blade Runner and Japanese manga. Pop stars Jackie Cheung and Leon Lai, special-unit cops of the future, are assigned to hunt down and rub out shape-shifting monsters masquerading as humans. They are let down by dodgy visual effects (the climax, involving a 747 and IM Pei's Bank of China Tower, is particularly weak) and by the sheer monotony of the pacing.
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Release Details

  • Duration:90 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Mai Tai Kit
  • Screenwriter:Tsui Hark, Roy Szeto
  • Cast:
    • Jackie Cheung
    • Leon Lai
    • Michelle Li
    • Yuen Wo Ping
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