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People’s Hero

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People's Hero (1987)

82 min - Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime - 11 March 1987
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Ex-gangster Sonny Koo finds himself in the middle of a bank holdup by two inexperienced crooks. The robbery goes awry, but before order can be restored, Sonny assumes control. He proceeds to turn the hostage situation to his advantage, and uses the bank's customers and personnel as leverage to free his girlfriend from prison. On the outside, sympathetic cop Ah Sai debates with his captain over how to handle the situation.

Director:  Derek Yee Tung-Sing
Writers:  Derek Yee Tung-Sing, Keith Lee Baak-Ling, Kwan Yiu-Wing

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Storyline

Ex-gangster Sonny Koo finds himself in the middle of a bank holdup by two inexperienced crooks. The robbery goes awry, but before order can be restored, Sonny assumes control. He proceeds to turn the hostage situation to his advantage, and uses the bank's customers and personnel as leverage to free his girlfriend from prison. On the outside, sympathetic cop Ah Sai debates with his captain over how to handle the situation.


Collections: Derek Yee Tung-Sing

Tagline: Who's the hero?

Genres: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  11 March 1987

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Long Shong Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 22 min

Ex-gangster Sonny Koo finds himself in the middle of a bank holdup by two inexperienced crooks.

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