Man on the Brink (1981)

  |  Crime, Drama


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An undercover cop goes deep undercover to inside one of Hong Kong's most notorious Triad gangs only to find him getting consumed by a life of crime and seediness.


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26 February 2003 | stiglegger
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| Pessimistic cop movie
This pessimistic cop movie was shown on german TV under the titel of 'Mann ohne Ausweg'. It tells the tragical story of an undercover policeman, very similar to 'Serpico'. The style is very minimalistic, very close to Hongkong streetlife, no visual effects etc. Important film of the Hongkong new wave in the eighties.

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Crime | Drama

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Release Date:

8 January 1981

Language

Cantonese


Country of Origin

Hong Kong

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