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Mad Detective

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
Chan Kwai Bun (Lau Ching Wan) has the power to see people's "inner personalities," making him a very capable, if unorthodox and unstable, police detective. He is invited back to active duty by Ho Ka On (Andy On), a cop investigating the disappearance of a fellow officer whose weapon has been used in multiple robberies. Ho and Ko Chi Wai (Lam Ka Tung), the missing cop's partner, go after an Indian suspect. Bun, however, can see both men's inner selves and suspects something else at play.

Cast: Lau Ching Wan , Andy On , Lam Ka Tung , Kelly Lin , Lee Kwok Lun , Karen Lee , Flora Chan , Eddy Ko

Directors: Johnnie To , Wai Ka-Fai

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: IFC First Take

Mad Detective (2007)

Release Date: July 18th, 2008|1 hr. 29 min.

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  • Doesn't always make sense, and you cannot always tell what is real and what is imaginary, but viewers will be having too much zonked-out fun to care. show more

  • Mad Detective is equal parts gonzo inspiration and overwrought indecision. It could be called "The Lunatic From Kowloon." show more

  • Director Johnny To's previous flicks are slicker affairs, but there's still plenty here to please the fans. show more

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