Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 151 min.
twist ending, suspense, tense, bleak, captivating, brutal, clever, realistic, serious, intense, interesting, dramatic, cerebral, rough, harsh, bad ending, suspenseful, psychological, talky, stylized, atmospheric, surprise ending, dark humor, tricky, bloody
undercover cop, mole, crime, gangsters, mafia, police, working undercover, police investigation, law enforcement, corruption, police corruption, organized crime, mentor, violence, gangster, undercover, gunfight, brutality, betrayal, murder, neo noir, rock, drugs/alcohol, mind game, foul language, storytelling, twists & turns, violent, visceral, mob, plot twist, gratuitous violence, moral ambiguity, rise and fall, urban, justice, dialogue, greed, stylish, vengeance, complex characters, dark hero, philosophy, redemption, gangs, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, ambition, crimes, realtor, psychiatrist, rivalry, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, friends, tough law enforcer, interrogation, funeral, anger, cocaine, surveillance, snitch, mob boss, heroin, racial slur, double life, deception, unfulfillment, 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, crime epic, psychoanalysis, mob violence, irish american, suicide thoughts, pistol, dutch angle, villain, evil man, good versus evil, policeman uniform, lesbian kiss
contemporary, 21st century
boston, usa, taiwan, harvard university, china