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The king of Kong; AT THE MOVIES EXILED (15).

Byline: MARK ADAMS

THE STARS: Anthony Wong, Nick Cheung, Francis Ng, Simon Yam.

THE STORY: A band of friends team up in Macau to help one of their own who is ordered killed by crime boss Fay (Yam).

WHAT'S GOOD? This wonder ful subtitled widescreen crime drama is directed by Johnnie To. The action is beautifully stylish, the performances top notch, and the humour delicate and warm.

WHAT'S BAD? The stopstart pacing irritates at times.

HOW LONG IS IT? An exciting 109mins.

FINAL VERDICT: A classic Hong Kong action movie. Quite brilliant.

Opens Friday, June 15.

*****

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Publication:Sunday Mirror (London, England)
Date:Jun 10, 2007
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