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27 Ratings

Long Arm of the Law

Sheng gang qi bing

Directed by Johnny Mak
Hong Kong, 1984
Action, Crime


An ultra-violent and ultra-gritty tale of desperate Chinese would-be jewel thieves hoping to make a quick, effortless score in Hong Kong. Naturally, things go afoul, and the gang must hide out until the heat dies down, besmirched with the blood of an undercover cop.

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Long Arm of the Law Directed by Johnny Mak

Awards & Festivals

Golden Horse Film Festival

1984 | 2 wins including: Best Director


Hong Kong Film Awards

1985 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actor

1985 | 7 nominations including: Best Picture

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