• Cyclo (1995)

Cyclo

Release Date: August 1st, 1995

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 9 min

Plot Summary

An 18-year-old orphan who is only known by his profession of a cyclo (pedal-taxi) driver, struggles on the streets of Ho Chi Minh City. When his vehicle is stolen and he is forced to pay it back he takes jobs from a local crime boss. He doesn't know that the crime boss is also his sister's pimp.

Cast: Le Van Loc, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Tran Nu Yen-Khe, Nguyen Nhu Quynh

Director: Tran Anh Hung

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: 1990s, Gritty, Dark, Growing up, Quest, Sister

Awards

Winner Golden Lion for best movie
Mostra del Cinema di Venezia (1995)