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A Serious Shock! Yes Madam! (1993)
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A Serious Shock! Yes Madam! (1993)
Original name: 末路狂花
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Though policewoman Hsie Wan-chin (Cynthia Yang Li-ching) is merrily planning for her wedding with fellow cop Wilson Tsiang (Lawrence Ng Kai-wah), he is having an illicit affair with her best friend, May (Moon Lee). When Wilson tries to break things off, May doesn't take it well. When she learns that Wilson and Wan-chin are moving to Though policewoman Hsie Wan-chin (Cynthia Yang Li-ching) is merrily planning for her wedding with fellow cop Wilson Tsiang (Lawrence Ng Kai-wah), he is having an illicit affair with her best friend, May (Moon Lee). When Wilson tries to break things off, May doesn't take it well. When she learns that Wilson and Wan-chin are moving to England, she completely loses it. (http://www.allmovie.com/work/a-serious-shock-yes-madam-270076)
Style: exciting, tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, vengeance, confined, love triangle, kidnapping, betrayal, crime, graphic violence, love and romance, violence spree, fugitives, frame up, danger, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, strong female presence, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, female stalker, love, martial arts, women fight, girls with guns ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia

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