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The Counterfeiter (2018)

Mou seung (original title)
The Hong Kong police are hunting a counterfeiting gang led by a mastermind code-named "Painter". In order to crack the true identity of him, the police recruits gang member Lee Man to unmask "Painter's" secret identity.

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Felix Chong

Writer:

Felix Chong
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yun-Fat Chow ... Painter
Aaron Kwok ... Lee Man
Jingchu Zhang ... Yuen Man
Catherine Chau ... Inspector Ho
Joyce Wenjuan Feng ... Sau Ching
David Yao-Qing Wang ... Lee Wing Chit
Kai Chi Liu ... Uncle Shing
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chung-chi Cheung
Justin Cheung Justin Cheung
Alex Fong ... Captain Ho
Jack Kao ... Thai General
Dmitry Mazur ... Auction Bidder
Phillip Mitchell ... Superintendent
Jakob Nagy ... (as Jason Moehring)
Carl Ng ... Lok Man
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The Hong Kong police are hunting a counterfeiting gang led by a mastermind code-named "Painter". In order to crack the true identity of him, the police recruits gang member Lee Man to unmask "Painter's" secret identity.

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Country:

China | Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | English | Thai | Polish | Mandarin

Release Date:

5 October 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Project Gutenberg See more »

Filming Locations:

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Dolby Digital | D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1 | Dolby Atmos | DTS (DTS: X)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Great Movie with Great Actors
16 October 2018 | by jeymattSee all my reviews

This turned out better than I expected actually. Although some reviewers had mentioned that it's a copy of 1995's "The Usual Suspects" but nevertheless it's still a great plot. Almost everything in this movie is worth complimenting. Great cinematography effects, the music, the acting, etc. Except that the movie was indeed a bit slow at some scenes. Go and watch it in cinema, the film is worth seeing.


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