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The Rules of the Game (1999)

San ga fat (original title)


Wai-Man Cheng (as Steve Cheng)


Yin Nam (screenplay)


Credited cast:
Louis Koo ... David Chow
Kristy Yeung ... Ann (as Kristy Yang)
Alex Fong ... Sing
Sam Lee ... Chun
Simon Lui ... Ko (as Simon Louy)
Edmond So Edmond So ... Becknam
Frankie Chi-Hung Ng ... Uncle Sexy (as Chi Hung Ng)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chi Fai Chan
Hung-Yip Chan Hung-Yip Chan
Yuk Wah Cheung Yuk Wah Cheung
Siu-Lung Ching ... Wei
Yiu-Cheung Lai
Chi-Sing Lam
Koon-Lan Law
Ting Yip Ng ... Pervert Hung
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Becknam: [All 3 are captured by Nasty Hon] Brother Ko, what should we do now?
David Chow: You said that your head is worth a couple hundreds of men...
Ko: But they don't know I'm in deep shit. I can't help it. This fool is crazy!
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Release Date:

10 September 1999 (Hong Kong) See more »

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Hong Kong, China

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