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In The Line Of Duty: I - IV

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Overall wasn't bothered by your subs, and it's been too long to remember other issues or even the exact circumstances of the dialogue in question. Eureka Entertainment to release, IN THE LINE OF DUTY III, the third instalment in the action film series, starring Cynthia Khan in her first breakthrough role. His father, the Peking Opera-trained Simon (Siu-tien) Yuen, had been acted in films since the late ‘40s and had parts in essential genre masterpieces, like King Hu’s Come Drink with Me (1966) , Lau Kar-leung’s The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978) , and Woo-ping’s Drunken Master (playing his signature character, 1978).

Four classic police stories from the Golden Age of Hong Kong action, where the women kick ass as hard as any man. transfer features less natural grain and has minor issues with haloes along the darkest edges, but isn’t un naturally crisp or overrun with DNR, either. Cracking action movie with Cynthia Khan and a fresh faced Donnie Yen, reminds me of police story but just a bit more serious, with excellent fight scenes (as I expect with any film starring Mr Yen ) for any fan of Hong Kong cinema this is a must see. Not sure how the phrase "male and female thieves" could manage to confuse anyone regardless of how knowledgable they are on CHINESE (CANTONESE) culture? In Hong Kong, Yeung Lai-Ching is a trainee cop who so impresses her superiors, dealing with an armed robber on the beat, that she immediately gets transferred to the Serious Crime Unit, much to the chagrin of her uncle, who is the easy going head of the unit.

When it turns out the jewels were fake, they embark on a violent rampage to get the money they feel they earned. His performance, on the whole, isn’t particularly likeable though, as he comes across as a bit of an *rsehole. The audio is mostly acceptable in the quieter moments, but it’s when it gets loud, in terms of music or action that the distortion becomes apparent. Often overshadowed by other films in the series, In the Line of Duty III is the hidden gem of the franchise, featuring shockingly brutal and ferocious action sequences.

Cynthia Khan and Michael Wong both do elevated work here as well working with Woo-ping’s stunt team on some truly next-level action scenes. Michelle Yeoh and then Cynthia Kahn star as the toughest cops on the streets, using fists, feet and guns to take down triads, thieves and international criminals. There is some really well choreographed kung-fu here, set in the kind of present day vernacular that is rough, ready and improvisational, as opposed to the regimented and dance like action that was more common in period kung fu films.The English audio dub sounds decent but is flatter; the dialogue and action are all on the same level. Depending on your bank/credit card company, it may take up to two weeks after your credit is processed for it to post to your account. Watch the Trailer for the Jordan Peele-produced ‘Monkey Man’ directed by and starring Dev Patel Don’t encourage him!

In fact, the duo played by Stuart Ong and Michelle Nishiwaki are perfectly cast as the kinky couple that mixes business and pleasure. With a rather downbeat tone and a conclusion that doesn’t necessarily feel like a “happy ending,” the movie deserves a rewatch if it’s thus far escaped your attention.The third Audio Commentary Frank Djeng is joined by Michael Worth which begins with a great introduction to Worth and setting the table including discussing the first film in the series to use In the Line of Duty title. Films’ epic four-disc set of the In the Line of Duty movies comes in a solid hardback case with a huge fold out poster and a thick booklet with some interviews in it.

It’s not the most insightful of tracks, with Hammond often pointlessly describing the plot we already know after having watched the film, and Wong simply admiring the stunts. Internal List of Criterion Titles List of Licensors Calendar Blu-ray and DVD Region Map External Fan Sites The Criterion Cast Criterion Contraption Specialty Labels The Criterion Collection Arrow (UK) Arrow (US) Indicator Masters of Cinema British Film Institute (BFI) Second Run Anti-Worlds Shout Factory! But even the silly moments like the handcuff scene are well done and have that comedic rhythm and timing that can only be found in HK cinema. She never became a megastar but was still popular and made a slew of action movies throughout the 90s, following her In the Line of Duty success.Films’ epic four-disc set of the In the Line of Duty movies has so much bonus material to sift through that it’ll keep you busy for weeks just to make it through all of it. aka Police Assassins) stars Michelle Yeoh ( Everything Everywhere All at Once), Cynthia Rothrock ( Showdown in Manila), John Sham ( Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars), Meng Hoi ( Blonde Fury), Tsui Hark ( The Bodyguard), James Tien ( The Tattooed Dragon), Dick Wei ( Horrible High Heels) and Tai Bo ( Dragon Lord).

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