The gay son of a fallen triad gang leader has to pretend to be someone he’s not when his father’s men inadvertently mix up his and his roommate’s identities, bestowing the duties of the dead man’s successor on the wrong heir.
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Normally there's something almost perversely charming about how politically incorrect Hong Kong films can be, but "Enter the Phoenix" truly has something to offend everyone. It doesn't matter if you're gay, straight, a martial arts fan, or not - this movie talks down to you. I'm surprised Stephen Fung's career bounced back after this, doubly surprised that someone like Jackie Chan would produce this tripe.