Dante Lam

Dante Lam was born  in Hong Kong, on July 1, 1964.

He started his film career in the late 1980s as assistant director for renowned Hong Kong director Gordon Chan.

He then became co-director with Gordon Chan  for Beast Cop. Since then Lam has directed numerous successful films.

Dante Lam Chiu-Yin (林超贤; 林超賢; Lín Chāoxián) is a major figure and film director of the Hong Kong action cinema.

He was trained in the tradition of John Woo as an assistant director and worked as an actor and producer. He often writes and supervises his own choreography.

In 2008 he won the Hong Kong Film Award for Best Director for his work on Beast Stalker.

Dante Lam filmography

Poster for the movie "The Stool Pigeon"

The Stool Pigeon

Living in the guilt of sacrificing his informant in a previous operation, Criminal Intelligence Inspector Don Lee is wary when his superior orders him to send another informant to spy on the criminal operations of Barbarian, a vicious gangster plotting a jewelry heist. He seeks ex-convict Ghost, who agrees to work for Don despite vowing to go straight since he’s desperately in need of money to repay a debt and save his sister. Ghost’s driving … Read more

Poster for the movie "Fire of Conscience"

Fire of Conscience

Fire of Conscience is an 2010 Hong Kong action/thriller film directed by Dante Lam and starring Leon Lai and Richie Ren. The Chinese name is derived in one of the action scenes where Lai has to chase Ren through a street of dragon dance.

Poster for the movie "Beast Stalker"

Beast Stalker

Sergeant Tong is wracked with guilt after he unwittingly kills a young girl whilst capuring a criminal named Cheung. When the girl’s sister is later kidnapped in a ploy to get Cheung released, Sergeant Tong vows to find and rescue her before she comes to harm.

Poster for the movie "Operation Mekong"

Operation Mekong

Chinese narco-cops take their mission to the Golden Triangle following the Mekong River massacre of innocent fishermen by the region’s drug lord.

Poster for the movie "Operation Red Sea"

Operation Red Sea

The film is loosely based on the evacuation of the 225 foreign nationals and almost 600 Chinese citizens from Yemen’s southern port of Aden during the 2015 Yemeni Civil War.

Poster for the movie "Naked Ambition"

Naked Ambition

John and Andy, comic section editors of a magazine, become unemployed because of the winding-up of the publisher. Together with three other colleagues, they publish their own porn magazine, which turns out to be very well-received in the market. Their sexual fantasies are realized, and on the other hand, they become the tycoons in the porn circle. Yet, with a change in their moral values and a seducing environment surrounding them, challenges await their love…

Poster for the movie "To the Fore"

To the Fore

Poster for the movie "To the Fore"

To the Fore (2015)

125 min - Romance, Action, Drama - 6 August 2015
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A young man chases his dream of becoming a pro cyclist and is met with challenges.

Director:  Dante Lam

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A young man chases his dream of becoming a pro cyclist and is met with challenges.


Collections: Dante Lam

Tagline: Attitude is everything.

Genres: Romance, Action, Drama

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Country:   Taiwan,   Hong Kong
Language:  Korean, 普通话, Cantonese, English
Release Date:  6 August 2015

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Production Companies:  Emperor Motion Pictures

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Runtime:  2 h 05 min

A young man chases his dream of becoming a pro cyclist and is met with challenges.

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Poster for the movie "That Demon Within"

That Demon Within

By a strange twist of fate, dutiful Hong Kong policeman Dan saves the life of the leader of a violent gang of armed robbers. When they commit another crime, Dan is determined to put an end to their activities. He works with the leader, whom the gang had betrayed, to engineer a plan to wreak havoc within the gang and let the gangsters kill one another. But it becomes increasingly obvious to Dan and to … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Viral Factor"

The Viral Factor

International Security Affairs agent Jon is on a dangerous mission to escort a criminal scientist to another country. En route, a member of his team turns out to be a traitor and shoots Jon in the head while kidnapping the scientist. When Jon wakes up in the hospital, a doctor tells him that within weeks, the bullet in his brain will cause complete paralysis. Jon returns to Beijing to see his mother, who confesses that … Read more

Poster for the movie "Unbeatable"

Unbeatable

Fai, once a world champion in boxing, escapes to Macau from the loan sharks and unexpectedly encounters Qi, a young chap who is determined to win a boxing match. Fai becomes Qi’s mentor and rediscovers his passion to fight not only in the ring but for his life and the cares.

Poster for the movie "Storm Rider: Clash of the Evils"

Storm Rider: Clash of the Evils

The film is a spinoff of the original story and the two protagonists Wind and Cloud. The residents of Sword-Worshipping Manor, which houses the best sword-smiths in the world, are brutally massacred after they are alleged to be plotting a rebellion against the government. The young master of the manor, Ngou Kuet, is the only survivor. Ngou Kuet vows to finish forging the “Kuet” Sword, a task passed down by generations of his family which … Read more