R | | Action, Crime, Drama
A betrayed intelligence officer enlists the aid of a prostitute to prove his innocence from a deadly conspiracy while returning a favor to her.
The only scenes that used CGI are when Jet Li falls down the laundry drop with CG flames surrounding him and in the hotel scene when Jet Li kicks the ball from the pool table.
You play Mah-jongg?
Liu Jian: A little.
Uncle Tai: I love Mah-jongg. Keeps the mind sharp. It's hard to find good players around here. That's why I play by myself. This way, I always win.
When Liu Jian meets Jessica for the first time, he lets her use the bathroom in the shop. When she comes out of the bathroom, she sits down and eats Liu Jian's food with her fingers, yet does not touch the bowl with her mouth. After shes gone, Liu Jian inspects the bowl and see's her lipstick on the edge of the dish yet her mouth never touched the dish.
English, French, Mandarin
$13,304,027 (USA) (8 July 2001)