Director David Lai
Country Hong Kong
|Release date 21 July 1994 (1994-07-21)|
Writer Aychi Chan (screenplay), David Chi-wai Chan (story)
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Tian Di, also known in United Kingdom as Chinese Untouchables, is a 1994 Hong Kong action crime drama film directed by David Lai and starring Andy Lau, Damian Lau and Cherie Chan. The film was produced by Lau's film company Teamwork Motion Pictures.
Set in the 1920s, the film tells the story of Cantonese native Cheung Yat-pang (Andy Lau) whom recently returned from France to Nanjing after further studies and has been appointed by the government to be the first Commissioner of the opium trade ban. He accompanies his wife to Shanghai and is determined to outlaw illegal opium trade, fighting with drug lords and corrupt evil forces.
The film grossed HK$10,017,864 at the Hong Kong box office during its theatrical run from 21 July to 3 August 1994 in Hong Kong.
ReferencesTian Di Wikipedia
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