Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 151 min.
clever, realistic, tense, bleak, serious, suspense, intense, interesting, dramatic, cerebral, twist ending, harsh, bad ending, psychological, talky, stylized, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, surprise ending, dark humor, tricky, brutal, bloody
crime, gangsters, mafia, undercover cop, police, organized crime, violence, neo noir, mentor, undercover, gangster, rock, drugs/alcohol, corruption, foul language, police corruption, storytelling, twists & turns, violent, visceral, mob, police investigation, gunfight, mind game, plot twist, gratuitous violence, brutality, mole, moral ambiguity, betrayal, justice, dialogue, greed, stylish, murder, vengeance, complex characters, dark hero, rise and fall, philosophy, urban, redemption, gangs, crime gone awry, working undercover, realtor, friends, criminal heroes, ambition, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, power relations, psychiatrist, teaching the ways of the world, crime epic, psychoanalysis, mob violence, irish american, suicide thoughts, pistol, tough law enforcer, unfulfillment, interrogation, funeral, anger, cocaine, surveillance, snitch, mob boss, heroin, racial slur, double life, deception, shooting, police detective, rookie, recruit, irish, temperamental, training, evidence, cruelty, young man, troubled, suicide, police chief, elimination, rivals, dishonor among criminals, pride and honor, loyalty, killings, peril, policeman uniform, lesbian kiss, alleyway, ice pick, hit over the head with a bottle, bag, triad, opera house, hand bandage, stabbed in the belly, prescription, criminal syndicate, beeper, killed in an elevator, duffel bag, police academy, ethnic conflict, warrant, police surveillance, penitentiary, scottish accent, chinese mafia, drug trade, abandoned building, cd, switchblade, romantic triangle, mobile phone, dock, shot in the face, state trooper, ira, knife in the chest, bloody violence, battering ram, leather jacket, job promotion, breaking down a door, infertility, ethnic hatred, firefighter, doubt, head injury, pills, valium, text message, burial, police badge, pride, wedding ring, grave side ceremony, walking in the rain, waterfront, informant, graffiti, tailing a suspect, bouncer, ethnic slur, baseball cap, murder witness, chinese american, spanking, warehouse, pregnant, kicking, microchip, gloves, magnifying glass, abandoned warehouse, gunshot wound, pool table, broken glass, target practice, disfigurement, watching porn, archival footage, mexican standoff, main character dies, main character shot, pain, racial prejudice, heart attack, molotov cocktail, indian american, golf, protection racket, self inflicted gunshot wound, uzi, blood on shirt, translator, bandaged hand, cd player, obscene finger gesture, domestic violence, danger, surveillance camera, criminal gang, destruction, drug deal, fbi agent, captain, fbi, budweiser, pump action shotgun, broken arm, crime scene, shot in the knee, standoff, bag of money, slap, hands tied behind back, old man, nasa, city, dead woman, dead man, police funeral, police sergeant, police shootout, hitman, father figure, head butt, accidental killing, convenience store, christian, menstruation, vagina, sonogram, begins with narration, apartment building, apartment, shot in the leg, bleeding to death, boat, car set on fire, drawing, multiple murder, watching a movie, espionage, street gang, subway, stabbing, nun, tough guy, drug dealer, exploding car, silencer, cop killer, brawl, tattoo, police officer, death of protagonist, ambush, bridge, screaming, opera, racism, arson, black american, swamp, execution, drug addict, river, lingerie, italian american, orphan, arrest, dildo, killer, fistfight, death of friend, fight, church, wound, car, ambulance, tunnel, cleavage, shot in the forehead, shot in the head, pregnancy, explosion, water, death of mother, cemetery, shotgun, revolver, computer, police station, jail, hospital, torture, knife, beaten to death, blood splatter, gore, beating, van, news report, gas station, held at gunpoint, handcuffs, strangulation, shot to death, passionate kiss, brunette, date, bedroom, blonde, police officer killed, corrupt cop, mercilessness, infidelity, falling from height, photograph, cell phone, bound and gagged, jealousy, robbery, uncle nephew relationship, extramarital affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, swimming pool, beach, crime boss, pursuit, coffin, machine gun, police car, high heels, bra, liar, running, flowers, impotence, gun, golf club, man with glasses, mob hit, police raid, witness, female nudity, scantily clad female, panties, black panties, fondling, drugs, shot in the chest, african american, kitchen, underwear, prostitute, cafe, school bus, fire, train, criminal, gay slur, housing project, street shootout, airport, car accident, prison, stabbed in the chest, confession, lawyer, shower, drunkenness, love, voice recording, rain, singing, death, cigarette smoking, microphone, elevator, crying, telephone call, drinking, singer, dying, limousine, cigarette lighter, food, eating, whistling, money, interview, lie, friend, bar, chase, guilt, flashback, friendship, restaurant, rooftop, humiliation, blood, punched in the face, rage, governor, kiss, spy, investigation, honest, ice cream parlor, runaway, psychology
contemporary, 21st century
boston, usa, taiwan, harvard university, china