The White Storm 2: Drug Lords

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The White Storm 2: Drug Lords (2019)

Action, Drama, Crime - 18 July 2019
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Sequel of the 2013 film "The White Storm". In the quadripartite drug market in Hong Kong, drug dealer Jizo (Louis Koo) gradually expands in collaboration with some Mexican drug lords across the border, followed by a chain of dog-eat-dog events which shock and bring the whole trade on high alert. On the other hand, Yu Shun-tin (Andy Lau), a former triad member who is now a philanthropist and financial tycoon, witnessed his father being consumed by drug addiction during childhood and abhors drugs as deadly foes. Therefore, Yu is offering a bounty of HK$100 million to eliminate the number one drug dealer in Hong Kong, which causes a stir in society. Chief superintendent Lam Ching-fung (Michael Miu) intends to arrest Jizo, but is now responsible for protecting Jizo instead due to the bounty. While feeling helpless, Lam is also attracted to the large bounty offered by Yu, facing a psychological struggle between good and evil. A final battle has broken out between the two tycoons who were once lesser-known brothers from the same triad.

Director:  Herman Yau

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Sequel of the 2013 film "The White Storm". In the quadripartite drug market in Hong Kong, drug dealer Jizo (Louis Koo) gradually expands in collaboration with some Mexican drug lords across the border, followed by a chain of dog-eat-dog events which shock and bring the whole trade on high alert. On the other hand, Yu Shun-tin (Andy Lau), a former triad member who is now a philanthropist and financial tycoon, witnessed his father being consumed by drug addiction during childhood and abhors drugs as deadly foes. Therefore, Yu is offering a bounty of HK$100 million to eliminate the number one drug dealer in Hong Kong, which causes a stir in society. Chief superintendent Lam Ching-fung (Michael Miu) intends to arrest Jizo, but is now responsible for protecting Jizo instead due to the bounty. While feeling helpless, Lam is also attracted to the large bounty offered by Yu, facing a psychological struggle between good and evil. A final battle has broken out between the two tycoons who were once lesser-known brothers from the same triad.


Collections: Herman Yau

Genres: Action, Drama, Crime

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Country:   China Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  18 July 2019

Box Office

Budget:  $25,000,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Universe Films Distribution

Technical Specs

Sequel of the 2013 film “The White Storm. The White Storm 2 – Drug Lords is an upcoming Hong Kong action film directed by Herman Yau, produced by and starring Andy Lau.

The film is a thematic sequel in-title-only to the 2013 film, The White Storm, and also stars returning cast member Louis Koo in a different role, while the film will feature a new storyline as well.

The film was first announced on 15 March 2018. Production for The White Storm 2 – Drug Lords began on 23 June 2018 and wrapped up on 12 September 2018 and is slated for theatrical release in the first quarter of 2019.

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