Full Contact
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Another entry into the "cheer for the most likeable bad guy" series of Hong Kong action flicks, Full Contact tells the oft-told tale of betrayal and revenge, but serves it up as a potent cocktail of Western convention mixed with the trademarked Hong Kong style. When Jeff's (Hong Kong superstar Chow Yun Fat in true hard-case form) friend Sam (Anthony Wong) steps on the feet of a local loan shark, Jeff comes to his rescue, creating a powerful enemy in the vengeful gangster. Seeking to skip town and make good, the two hatch a plan to hijack an arms shipment with the help of… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%

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"Clearly this is a movie made in a world where the "MPAA" holds no sway; the violence is intensely brutal. In a good way, though."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"With Full Contact, Lam takes the action genre and proceeds to not merely transcend it but explode it."
‑ Beth Accomando, KPBS.org
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