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1,013 Ratings


Hak se wui

Directed by Johnnie To
Hong Kong, 2005
Crime, Drama, Thriller


Every two years senior members of Hong Kong’s oldest Triad, The Wo Shing Society, elect a new chairman. Fierce rivalries emerge between the two eligible candidates. Lok, respected by the Uncles is the favorite to win. His rival Big D will stop at nothing to beat him.

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Election Directed by Johnnie To

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival


Locarno International Film Festival


Golden Horse Film Festival

2005 | 2 wins including: Best Original Screenplay


Hong Kong Film Awards

2006 | 4 wins including: Best Picture

2006 | 6 nominations including: Best Actor

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