The White Storm is the latest action movie from director Benny Chan (New Police Story, Shaolin), which stars Sean Lau, Louis Koo, and Nick Cheung.
The movie is based on a group of cops who must track down a drug lord, from the trailer it looks set to deliver some great action, Ken Lo also stars in the movie.
The Hong Kong Narcotics Bureau’s Team A, led by Wan (by Sean Lau Ching Wan, successfully arrests the most active international drug dealer, Hak Tsai, following two years of undercover work by detectives Koo (by Louis Koo) and Fai (by Nick Cheung). But Wan, with a desire to perform and a hunger for ambition, tricks and persuades the Thai Police to extradite Hak Tsai back to Thailand in order to set a trap for the legendary drug lord, also known as the last warlord in the Golden Triangle area, Eight-Faced Buddha.
Andrew Chan of the Film Critics Circle of Australia writes, “The White Storm” is easily the most entertaining (Hong Kong) film of the year, an edge of the seat thriller, smash buckling action affair and a powerhouse of acting experience.”
November 29, 2013 (China)
December 5, 2013 (Hong Kong)
Budget: 124 million HKD