the two men are in complete opposites from one another in character. while they were still friends, their bond was strong. up until the final scene, where their real characters revealed. this is story of friendship, revenge, loss n sacrifices made in achieving one's goals. the movie is draped in deep melancholy, strong moodiness is filled throughout the storyline. though it showed little suspension, it is still recommended.
some background on the movie:
- director: Andrew (刘伟强), Alan (麦兆辉)
- released: 2006
- casts: Tony Leung (梁朝伟), Takeshi Kaneshiro (金城武), Xu Jinglei (徐静蕾), Shu Qi (舒淇)
- language : Cantonese
- genre: Action/Crime