Badges of Fury
Location: Bartos Screening Room
Dir. Wong Tsz Ming. 2014. 98 min. In Mandarin with English subtitles. With Jet Li, Wen Zhang, Michelle Chen, Liu Yan, Liu Shishi.When a series of eerie murders sweep across Hong Kong, two combustible cops are assigned to the case. Young maverick Wang (Zhang Wen) is a reckless risk-taker, while grizzled vet Huang (Jet Li) has grown impatient with his careless partner. After discovering all the victims were former boyfriends of aspiring starlet Liu, the detectives go deep undercover to ensnare the killer. This comedic thriller pairs the legendary Li and rising star Wen and features an abundance of high-profile cameos. View trailer.