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The Criminals, Part 3: Arson (1977)
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The Criminals, Part 3: Arson (1977)
Original name: 老爺車縱火謀殺案
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Part 1 : 'Gun Snatchers' - Two criminals wanted for murder are turned in by one of their own. Part 2: 'Arson' - A Triad revenge plan to burn down a nightclub goes wrong and results in the deaths of five people.
Plot: female nudity, legal action, fire, manhunt, arson, police brutality, arsonist, mcdonald's restaurant, cop killer, informant, mahjong, police detective, person on fire, stolen gun, set on fire, crime spree
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong

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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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