R | | Action, Crime, Thriller
An avenging cop seeks out his brother's killer and falls for the daughter of a businessman who is involved in a money-deal with his father.
Though the football stadium is supposed to be coming to Oakland, CA, the waterfront model in Mr. Roth's office includes the Vancouver landmark Canada Place (the large, white sails which jut out into the harbor), presumably to accord with other clear shots of Vancouver in the movie.
Maurice: Name's Maurice, bitch.
When Han fires the hose at the bodyguards, one of them gets hit, flies through the air, lands on the ground, and then briefly swings back up in the air again, clearly indicating that wires were used.
The credits during the opening of the movie are first given in Chinese characters and then are translated into English.
The UK version was cut by Warner Bros. to get a "15" rating. 30 seconds of violence were removed including blood spurts from gunshots, a throat punch, shots of a scorching bowl being pressed onto Jet Li's hands and Li's burned hands being scraped whilst Li is dragged around, heavy punches, a head-butt and a throat chop.
$18,014,503 (USA) (26 March 2000)
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