| The Odd One Dies (1997)
Director: Yau Tak Chi
Kaneshiro Takeshi, Lee Yeuk Tung
A dark comedy about a low-level gangster offered a
huge fee to commit murder- and who then wins a huge fortune and tries to
back out of his contract.
The secret world of contract killing comes in to
focus in this dark comical tale of Hong Kong triad life. Mo (Takeshi
Kaneshiro) is a low-life gangster who is offered a huge fee to commit
murder. But on the day before the contracted assassination is to take
place- he bets all of his money at a casino and wins a fortune, and then
sets out to hire another hitman for the job. Unexpectedly, the new
killer turns out to be an expert hitwoman (Carman Lee).
List Price: US $19.95
Cantonese / Mandarin
English / Chinese
(Can be played on any DVD player in the
- "Adult Material;
Parental Guidance Recommended" (roughly equal to an
MPPA rating of "R") Films rated Category IIB
contain large amounts of violence and/or nudity and
sexual situations in addition to possible explicit
language and adult situations.