Flash point [videorecording] /
by Shi, Nansun; Yen, Donnie; Szeto, Kam-yuen; Tang, Nicholl; Yip, Wai-shun; Gu, Tianle; Chou, Collin; Lui, Leung-wai; Fan, Bingbing; Cheng, Kent; Xing, Yu; Xu, Qing; Mandarin Films Distribution Co. Ltd; Chang Ying Group Limited Liability Company; Polybona Film Distribution Co., Ltd; Beijing Enlight Pictures Limited; Genius Products, Inc.Material type: Visual materialSeries: Dragon dynasty. Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Distributed by Genius Products, Edition: Two-disc ultimate ed.Description: 2 videodiscs (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1594450617:; 9781594450617.Language note: Cantonese (Dolby 5.1, DTS) and dubbed English (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.Title notes: $19.99 7/26/2008Subject(s): DVD-Video discs | Detectives -- China -- Drama | Criminal behavior -- China -- Drama | Drug traffic -- China -- Drama | Witnesses -- China -- Drama | Murder -- Investigation -- China -- Drama | China -- Drama | Policía -- China -- Teatro | Delitos -- China -- Teatro | Detectives -- China -- Drama | Criminal psychology -- China -- Drama | Drug traffic -- China -- Drama | Witnesses -- China -- Drama | Homicide -- Investigation -- China -- Drama | China -- Drama | Police films | Martial arts -- Feature | Police -- Feature | Mystery -- Feature | Crime -- Feature | Feature films | Mystery films | Detective and mystery films | Martial arts films | Adventure films | Motion pictures, Chinese | Foreign films -- China | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Fiction films | Feature filmsCast: Donnie Yen, Louis Koo, Collin Chou, Lui Leung-wai, Fan Bing-bing, Kent Cheng, Xing Yu, Xu Qing.Summary: The police force's most dangerous detective is building a case against a vicious trio of drug smuggling brothers that are wreaking havoc on the streets. When evidence is destroyed and witnesses are murdered one by one, he takes the fight directly to his enemies and holds nothing back.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
SPL power duo Wilson Yip and Donnie Yen re-team for this raucous action film about a loose-cannon cop on the trail of three drug-dealing brothers. Jun (Yen) is the kind of cop who always gets his man, but may set a whole city block ablaze in the process. Though his superiors are constantly on his case, Jun knows how to get the job done and never hesitates to innovate in times of crisis. Archer (Lui Leung Wai), Tony (Collin Chou), and Tiger (Xing Yu) are three dope slingers who supply the product for much of the local drug trade, and Jun is determined to take them down at all costs. Assisting Jun in his task is undercover cop Wilson (Louis Koo), a seasoned veteran capable of infiltrating the gang and gaining their trust. Though Wilson is at first successful in his mission, his cover is soon blown and a fierce battle leaves him unable to walk on his own. Fortunately for the good guys, Archer is captured in the violent fracas. While at first this seems like a major coup for law enforcement, the small victory takes a grim turn when vengeful brother Tiger vows to eliminate sole witness Wilson before the case ever goes to trial. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby DTS surround.
Cantonese (Dolby 5.1, DTS) and dubbed English (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Title from container.
Donnie Yen, Louis Koo, Collin Chou, Lui Leung-wai, Fan Bing-bing, Kent Cheng, Xing Yu, Xu Qing.
Director of photography, Cheung Man-po ; editor, Cheung Ka-fai ; original score, Chan Kwong-wing ; costume designer, Lee Pik-kwan ; production designer, Kenneth Mak ; action choreographers, Kenji Tanigai, Yan Hua ; visual effects productions, Menfond Electronic Arts & Computer Design Co., Ltd., Asia Legend Limited.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
MPAA rating: R; strong bloody violence and brutal martial arts action.
The police force's most dangerous detective is building a case against a vicious trio of drug smuggling brothers that are wreaking havoc on the streets. When evidence is destroyed and witnesses are murdered one by one, he takes the fight directly to his enemies and holds nothing back.
Special features: Disc 1: Feature commentary with star and action director Donnie Yen and Hong Kong Cinema expert Bey Logan ; Disc 2: Behind-the-scenes gallery including: Collateral damage: the making of Flash point, Flash point explored, and Perpetual motion; the ultimate fighters includes: Gladiators and M.M.A. on display; promotional gallery includes: "On dangerous ground: an exclusive interview with leading man and action director Donnie Yen" featurette, Gala premiere, trailers, teasers, and TV spots; deleted scenes.