Legendary Hong Kong director John Woo‘s kinetic extravaganza HARD BOILED thrilled critics and audiences around the world with its over-the-top, highly stylized action sequences and choreographed gunplay when it was released in 1992, and it is no less stunning 25 years later – making it a perfect popcorn-fueled Friday Late Night Movie on June 16. Superstar Chow Yun-fat stars as Officer “Tequila” Yuen, a maverick cop who loses his partner Benny (Bowie Lam) in a shoot-out with gun smugglers gone awry. Following the ambush, he proceeds upon a mission to catch the killers. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring, he joins forces with an undercover cop names Alan (Tony Leung) who’s posing as a gangster hitman.
“A supercharged thriller.” (Time Out)
Friday, June 16
Doors 11:30 pm | Movie 11:55 pm
Tickets $8 in costume or advance HERE | $10 at the door
*Minors permitted in in the balcony! (Please note this film is rated 18A) Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floor seating.
**Groupons and passes OK! Please redeem at the door.
HARD BOILED ‘Lat sau san taam’ (John Woo, 1992 / 126 mins / 18A / In Cantonese with English subtitles) A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an undercover cop who’s working as a gangster hitman. They use all means of excessive force to find them.