Mild mannered businessman Anthony Wongs life is shattered when his pregnant wife is run over by a busy taxi driver. This and another incident with a sleazy cab driver causes Wong to go on a mission to kill bad taxi drivers.
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Despite coming from Yau and Wong, this is an ordinary revenge flick. Since it's not as bonkers as the other films they worked on together, the revenge/action/horror happenings here are more Death Wish-esque than out of the Ebola Syndrome, even if it retains a great deal of humor. While the character relationships are surprisingly poignant, whenever Taxi Hunter veers into genre mode it just feels generic.