A Better Tomorrow, Part 1

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A Better Tomorrow, Part 1 ★★½ Ying Huang Boon Sik; Gangland Boss 1986

Former hit men (Lung and Fat) team up to bring down the mob boss who doublecrossed them and sent one to prison and the other to the streets. One of them also has to protect his younger brother, a cop, from the gang. Considered one of the best of Woo's Hong Kong efforts, there's plenty of his hallmark balletic action and an interesting story. In Cantonese with English subtitles. 95m/C VHS, DVD . CH HK Chow YunFat, Leslie Cheung, Ti Lung, Emily Chu, Waise Lee, John Woo; D: John Woo; W: John Woo; C: WingHung Wong; M: KaFai Koo.