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Flash Point (Dao huo xian)

4 Ratings: 4.0
A movie directed by Wilson Yip and Donnie Yen

Winner of the 27th Annual HK film Award for Best Action Design. The Donnie Yen-Wilson Yip tag team return with the blistering actioner Flash Point. The actor-director combo previously made waves with SPL and Dragon Tiger Gate, reaching new levels of … see full wiki

Genre: Action, Adventure
Release Date: March 14, 2008
MPAA Rating: R
3 reviews about Flash Point (Dao huo xian)
Quick Tip by . February 09, 2013
posted in ASIANatomy
While lacking most of the emotional drama, and build up that made SPL so successful as an action film, Flash Point does come complete with hard-hitting fights and the usual over-acting from Donnie Yen as the tragic cop Inspector Ma. Still worth a watch if you are an action junkie.      See Full Review here.     
review by . September 01, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
      FLASHPOINT      Depending on who you ask this is either a prequel to the excellent SPL [KILLZONE] or it is very much not. Depending on when you ask Yen himself I guess you will get a different answer, I know it sounds complicated. From what I have read star Donnie Yen before and maybe even during production was claiming this to be the second SPL film. But afterwards Yen denied the claims of this being related to SPL as it turns out it seems due to copyright …
review by . May 19, 2009
posted in ASIANatomy
Dragon Dynasty Dvd cover
FLASHPOINT is the third collaboration between Wilson Yip and Donnie Yen. This is the prequel to the highly successful "SPL: Sha Po Lang" (a.k.a. Killzone, U.S. title). Directed by Wilson Yip with fight choreography directed by Donnie Yen, "FLASHPOINT" looks very promising. How does it compare with one of my favorite action films of 2005, "SPL"?       Synopsis partially derived from the DELTAMAC dvd back cover:    Pre-1997, a hero's story. …
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