A Better Tomorrow (1986)

Not Rated  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama


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A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.


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  • Yun-Fat Chow in A Better Tomorrow (1986)
  • Yun-Fat Chow in A Better Tomorrow (1986)
  • Yun-Fat Chow in A Better Tomorrow (1986)

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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast



Director:

John Woo

Writers:

Hing-Ka Chan, Suk-Wah Leung, John Woo

Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie is actually a remake of a 1967 Cantonese film called Ying xiong ben se (1967) (Story of a Discharged Prisoner). Hark Tsui had been toying with the idea since his days in the TV business, but because of an overwhelming workload, had to pass the directorial reigns to John Woo.


Quotes

Mark Gor: If we don't watch, we'll have nothing.


Goofs

The cello playing at the "audition" (c.11 minutes) is inaccurately mimed.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller

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