• Time and Tide (2000)

Time and Tide

Release Date: May 4th, 2000

DVD Release Date: August 7th, 2001

R |1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary

Hong Kong, present day. A streetwise young man becomes a bodyguard to score quick cash. He soon befriends a once disillusioned mercenary determined to begin life anew with the woman he just married. Although the two men find themselves working together to foil an assassination attempt, their partnership is short-lived: gradually and through uncontrollable circumstances, they will unknowingly be propelled toward opposite sides of a deadly confrontation.

Cast: Nicholas Tse, Wu Bai, Candy Lo, Cathy Chui, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Jun Kung, Angelo Carmones, William Chan Wai-Ting

Director: Hark Tsui

Genres: Action

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia

Distributors: Columbia Pictures

Keywords: Suspenseful , 2000s , Escape , Underdog , Rivalry , Wife , Spirited

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Kinetic and kooky, with a climactic shoot-out at a rail station that's daring in its ridiculousness. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Essentially a hyperactive showcase for Tsui Hark's ability to pile one unbelievably complex action sequence on top of another. show more

  • 75
    John PetrakisChicago Tribune

    Gives you your money's worth and then some.

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