The Gigolo

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The Gigolo (2015)

97 min - Drama - 29 January 2015
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Fung looks like a super-heartthrob and was bon with a special endowment, making him the high school idol. He was expelled from school when he was caught fighting on campus. When his mom, the sole provider of his family with her poultry business, had to stop working due to her back problems, Fung decides to support his family financially. And from that moment, his life takes on a tumultuous change…

Director:  Au Cheuk-Man

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Fung looks like a super-heartthrob and was bon with a special endowment, making him the high school idol. He was expelled from school when he was caught fighting on campus. When his mom, the sole provider of his family with her poultry business, had to stop working due to her back problems, Fung decides to support his family financially. And from that moment, his life takes on a tumultuous change…


Collections: Au Cheuk-Man

Genres: Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  29 January 2015

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Runtime:  1 h 37 min

Fung looks like a super-heartthrob and was bon with a special endowment, making him the high school idol.

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The Gigolo (Chinese: 鴨王) is an 2015 Hong Kong erotic drama film directed and written by Au Cheuk-man and starring Dominic Ho, Candy Yuen, Jeana Ho, Hazel Tong and Winnie Leung. A sequel titled The Gigolo 2 was released on January 14, 2016 with Dominic Ho reprising his role as Fung.[1]

Plot

The movie opens with Fung exercising on the vertical bar at the balcony of his house. Then it follows on through to how he started his life as a gigolo to him becoming an actor and a lover of his director, a rich man's daughter.

Cast

  • Dominic Ho as Fung, a gigolo turned actor
  • Candy Yuen as Michelle, a client of Fung
  • Jeana Ho as Chloe, film director and Fung's girlfriend
  • Hazel Tong as Yoyo, frequent client of Chris
  • Winnie Leung as Belle, hair stylist for Abson
  • Pal Sinn as Abson, nicknamed King of Gigolos
  • Angelina Lo as Jane, Fung's mother
  • Wong Chun-tong as Shing, nicknamed Big Dick Shing and Fung's father
  • Jolie Fan as Jolie, Fung's first love
  • Elena Kong as Hung, owner of a nightclub and Fung's cousin
  • Tony Ho as Ben, Michelle's husband and Chloe's father
  • Ronan Pak as Chris, a gigolo
  • La Ying as Peter, Chloe's friend and also, Fung's rich high school classmate.

Production

Candy Yuen's nude scene was leaked before the film's premiere date.[2]

Box office

The film opened to HK$2.33 million (US$300,620) over four days.[3] It has grossed a total of HK$5.58 million (US$720,000).[4]

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source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Gigolo_(2015_film)