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Blind Detective (2013)

130 min - Crime, Comedy, Drama - 4 July 2013
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A cop is forced into early retirement due to retinal damage. But after witnessing a bank robbery along with a female inspector - who believes he has acute senses - they team up in hope to solve the case.

Director:  Johnnie To
Writers:  Ryker Chan, Yau Nai-Hoi, Xing Yu

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A cop is forced into early retirement due to retinal damage. But after witnessing a bank robbery along with a female inspector - who believes he has acute senses - they team up in hope to solve the case.


Collections: Johnnie To

Genres: Crime, Comedy, Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话, Cantonese
Release Date:  4 July 2013

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Runtime:  2 h 10 min

A cop is forced into early retirement due to retinal damage.

But after witnessing a bank robbery along with a female inspector – who believes he has acute senses – they team up in hope to solve the case.

Blind Detective is a 2013 Hong Kong-Chinese action crime romantic comedy film directed by Johnnie To and starring Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng.

The film was shown as part of the Shanghai International Film Festival.

Plot

Forced to leave service after turning blind, former detective Johnston Chong See-tun (Andy Lau) ekes out his living by solving cold cases for police rewards. During a case involving the search for the culprit who throws acid off roofs, he meets an attractive hit team inspector Goldie Ho Ka-tung (Sammi Cheng). When Ho notices Johnston’s impressive investigative mind despite lack of vision, she enlists his help in a personal case she is unable to solve on her own. The two work together to solve the case as well as other cold cases. [wikipedia]

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