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After decades, this is the first time Andy Lau & Donnie Yen collaborate together. Not much of the typical fighting action movie but more on different topic of gangster uprising, brotherhood, friendship etc.. Donnie Yen is a illegal immigrant from China to HK in the 1960s. Along with his brother and few good buddies, they manage to survive. They join gang fight for better salary than actual work. Andy Lau is the famous police Lee Rock. Kent Cheng is his loyal trusty deputy. During a gang fight, Andy observe Donnie to be a good fighter. Riot police are activated. The gang beat up some police and dress in their uniform and escape. But the British Superintendent (Bryan Larkin) chase them. Donnie beat him up with the baton and Andy stop him with a revolver. He didn't bring the gang to the main station but just temporary lock him in a small station. He get Felix Wong to talk to them and found out they are of the same dialect and village. Andy want them release after eating but Felix say go by the book. Bryan came and beat Donnie up for revenge. Smart Andy get the press to use camera stop him in shame. From there on, Andy give them money and ask Donnie to help him next time if needed. Andy is climbing up the ranks by marrying top dog police daughter and also mingle with British officers, which make his top nemesis Kent Tong even angry. Donnie have to fight to save his gambling buddy Philip Keung who owes money to a corrupt cop Ben Ng. The latter admire Donnie guts and get him to work for him in Kowloon wall city, where even the cops can't enter and mess with it. Few years passed and Donnie is doing well. His wife and child take boat to come but drown when the marine cops inspect the boat. The boatman beat her to shut the kid up. Andy is task to clear up the mess of drug business inside Kowloon. He go in alone to negotiate with the drug boss Chan Hui Min whom he already paid handsomely with gold bars. Chan is going to hand over his useless son who created the mess to Andy but Chan is shot dead by him instead. The blame is on Andy and he has to fight his way out. Donnie and gang save him. Ben use the chance to beat Donnie and crippled him. Andy makes him pay for the crime. The duo become sworn brothers. Donnie control the drug business in Kowloon and become so rich. Andy created the system to collect and pay and both sides of the law prosper. Bryan want to increase the drug business and task Andy to expand it. He has to obey and let Ben out of jail to join in. Along with a foreign lady Xu Dongdong and Lawrence Chou. Donnie respect Andy but he cut the ear of Ben. Their drug supplier from Thailand is dead and the new boss is not friendly. So Andy send Donnie to go there negotiate new deal. They were ambush by the middleman and a brother is dead. Lawrence and Xu arrived earlier to strike the deal. Donnie go straight to the new boss negotiate. Offer $3900 per kilo, the boss reject because Lawrence offered $6000. Xu came with a box and it contain the head of Lawrence. Donnie also hold the boss wife and son hostage and so manage to make his plan work. Now he is drug king in HK. Kent warned Andy to be wary of Donnie. Donnie brother also hook on drug, beg Ben for it. Bryan ridicule him to drink his urine and get drug but the brother splash on him. Bryan beat him up so bad he become vegetable. Donnie want revenge but Andy tell him British cops still rule HK and he can't kill a cop. Not long after, ICAC is created and many corrupt cops are investigated. Andy is retiring but still worry for Donnie who plot revenge. Xu is actually a young girl saved by Donnie whom he pay for education. Andy recruit her as mole to near Donnie. But her loyalty is to Donnie. Andy also know she is his mole instead. Donnie and gang ambush Bryan but the cops arrive and kill his few comrades including Xu. The cops storm in his turf to fish him out. Andy who is still top chief opens the way to let his men in to save Donnie. He is close to killing Bryan and Andy stop him. But Donnie kills him anyway and Andy have to nab him. Donnie imprison for decades until he is release early due to end stage liver cancer. Andy long retires to Canada.
One of the well known Andy Lau early movie. Andy is a small time gangster, been task by his big brother to help fellow gang member Tommy Wong as getaway bank robbery driver. While it took place, Andy drive around to distract the police. They later go separately. Andy crash his car and use Jacklyn Wu Chien Lien as hostage in another car. When he arrive at the meeting point to collect his payment, she appear and the rest gonna kill her but Andy stop them and say she will be his business. Andy ride his motorbike and send Jacklyn home. The cops round up Andy and Tommy. Jacklyn didn't ID them during the parade which anger the cop Lau Kong. Tommy is impatient and warn Andy she better not reveal them. She stick to Andy and take a liking of him. She is the only daughter of a rich man. She make soup and find Andy through Ng Man Tat. Andy try to get rid of her by making her participate lorry racing which she nearly fell off. She find him because its her birthday. Andy apologize and they go celebrate. Tommy send men to kill her and Andy protect her. His big brother have to cut his own arm to ensure Tommy let go the matter. Andy bring her home to see his godmothers. She got to know he got a grandfather in Macau. The big boss is dead and Tommy want to be the leader. He want to kill Andy. Been heavily injured, he escape to Macau. Jacklyn beg Ng for info to find him and she manage to. They rekindle their love. Andy grandfather gave them couple pillow as gift. Lau came and warn Andy to return to HK because Jacklyn mum make report of abduction. When they return, the cops nab him and Jacklyn is force by the mum to leave. Jacklyn promise her mum she will leave HK to go Canada for studies but must remove the case. She go to his home and tidy up. Drunk Andy smash up all things to make her leave. She left a note and left after tidying up. Andy want to kill Tommy for revenge but he go find Jacklyn before she left. He smash the bridal shop and steal gown and tux. He marry her in their own ceremony in front of a church. Then he left in his bike to meet Ng. Andy smash his head and go on to stab Tommy but he is weak and injured to fight long. Ng rush over and kill Tommy. Andy died in the fight. Jacklyn walk around trying to find Andy...
Not bad effort from director Stephen Fung. But just typical adventurous movie. Andy Lau is just release from prison after 3 years. He is a famous and capable thief. Jean Reno is the cop that caught him and he knows Andy will not just retire once out. Indeed, Andy is working with his disciple Tony Yang and new recruit Shu Qi to steal a necklace. This is the necklace that is valuable if combine with other 2 parts which is call GAIA. Andy was caught back then for stealing 1/3 of it. Eric Tsang is the sponsor and mentor of Andy. Andy want to know who betray him back then. Eric reveal his fiance Zhang Jingchu call the cops and the guy who knock him unconscious and steal the necklace has been hunted down and kill by him. Eric show the dead man's tongue which have a star tattoo. Andy want to get all of GAIA and retire for good. Shu Qi also join them. Jean find Zhang for more info on Andy. She hate him for been a thief. The last of GAIA is in the hands of a richman Sha Yi, who live in a castle and with top security system. Shu Qi pretend to be wine critic and smitten him for an interview so she can go into the castle and recce. He invite her to his birthday party. Tony work on the computer and Andy go in to steal. While dancing, Sha touch Shu and the fingerprint sensor capture his print. Jean manage to warn him about the robbery and she is held. Andy quickly steal the necklace and escape by bike. Tony abandon the rule of not saving fellow thief in danger and save Shu. Jean and Zhang goes after Andy and caught him. Zhang change of mind and save Andy. At the rendezvous point, Eric arrive and want the necklace for himself. Shu works for him too. Zhang is capture as hostage. The cops arrive and Andy ask Tony to escape. Andy makes a deal with Jean he will return GAIA but gotta release him for settlement of matters. At an old abandon building in Ukraine, Andy & Tony reach and trigger the proximity bomb. If GAIA is out of range 1km the bomb explode. Eric is selling to a European gangster. They manage to convince Shu that she will be dead as well once the deal is success. Andy hold her as hostage and Eric just shoot her immediately. The middleman of the deal has actually find Andy before to tell him secrets. The buyer of GAIA is the brother of the guy that steal the necklace from Andy 3 years ago and the one whom Eric cut off the tongue. In fact he is hire by Eric to steal from Andy. Both sides exchange fire. Shu wore bulletproof vest and she is angry Eric betray her. They are corner by him and force to handover the briefcase. When Eric open the briefcase and discover it is the bomb, he quickly ask the car stop. Then the 2nd car bang him and the proximity become more than 1km and it explode. They swap the GAIA and bomb while been cornered. Zhang and Andy kiss and make up. Tony try to kiss Shu but got a slap instead. Jean is happy to crack the case and Andy send him a pair of Chinese stress ball.
Quite entertaining movie in the franchise. Arnold Schwarzenegger is back! Skynet is launch through a program call Genisys. When it learns that human is a threat, it launch missiles and that's the judgement day. In 2029, Jai Courtney who was rescue by Jason Ckarke when he was a child, become his right hand man. They gonna attack Skynet secret base which holds a time machine and defeat it once and for all. Skynet manage to send model T-101 (young Arnie) to 1984 before been defeated. Jai volunteer to send back to protect the mother of Jason. During the transition, he saw Jason been attack by a cyborg infiltrator. In there, he also see cryptic message of a young boy alternate version of himself warning of Genisys. When the killer Arnie is about to hijack punks clothing, old Arnie fights him and then Emilia Clarke from sniper post shot the killer Arnie dead. Jai appear in 1984 and took a homeless man's pants. Lee Byung Hun as a cop chase after him but he is T-1000. 2 cops caught him but was cornered. Emilia and Arnie crash in to save Jai. In this timeline, Emilia is not the weak and helpless version. She is rescued by Arnie when she is 9 years old in 1973 and learn of the future. Jai still have doubts over Arnie. Lee chase them to their hideout but they already have plans how to defeat him. Lure him to the acid bath and melt it down for good. They build a time machine too and Emilia want to go to 1997 to stop Skynet before it is born. Jai think the timeline has changed and should go 2017 to stop Genisys instead. So off they go and Arnie has 33 years to prepare for picking them up. The duo appears on the highway and captured by cops. The young police who witness them in 1984 is old now (JK Simmons) and know immediately who they are. In the hospital they got to know about the launch of an OS Genisys which will link all things online 24/7. Homeland Security is taking over their case and Jason appears to rescue them. At the carpark, he blurt out Jai is his father. It is a secret Emilia is holding to Jai since he appear. Arnie appears and shot Jason who turns out to be latest model T-3000, one of its kind and cannot be defeated due to magnetic particles and nano tech. During Jai time travel, Jason was attack and transform to what it is now. He came to 2014 to ensure to Skynet future is safe. They fight it out and manage to escape when Jason is caught by the MRI machine magnetic field. Arnie bring them to the safe house as instructed to load up. Jason found them because his memory knows of this place, where grandpa bring his mum. They take a school bus and escape on Golden Gate Bridge but Jason pursue and wreck the bus. The trio are caught by police. JK believe they are time travellers. Arnie look through the 2 way mirror and saw Jason pretend to be a detective. JK freed Emilia and Jai. They escape on helicopter and Jason pursue. Arnie crash himself to his helicopter and crash on Cyberdyne office. Jason is gonna speed up and protect the Genisys. They plant bombs and Arnie fight Jason but losing. Arnie take the magnetic hand held device and punch through Jason, stopping him from regen. Then go in the unfinished time machine to blast to pieces. Emilia and Jai manage to hide in tight chamber to escape explosion. Arnie who fell into the liquid metal pool now has the ability of T-1000. He save them out. They find the young boy who is the Kyle Reese of this timeline. Jai repeat the same cryptic message to him to ensure this warning will never be lost. For the first time ever, Emilia is free from mission and choose to stay with Jai. Later on in the aftermath, reveal Genisys main core system is not destroy yet...
After been around for so long in comic book world, this movie is made. And finely made it is. Zeus created man and they are kind. Ares his son is jealous and corrupt their heart and minds. Then Zeus create woman to restore peace but it didn't last. Man fights among themselves. Zeus drive away Ares in his last fight and created an island hidden from man, for the Amazonians. Opening, Gal Gadot work in the museum and received an old photo from Bruce Wayne, hoping to know her story. Princess Diana want to learn fighting but her mother queen Connie Nielsen forbids. Knowing she is secretly learning from her aunt Robin Wright the most powerful warrior, Connie want her to be train even harder than everyone else. Gal Gadot becomes impressive. Somehow Connie still hold back some facts to her. Chris Pine crash his plane on the sea and save by Gal. The Germans search for him and found the island through a barrier. They attack the beach and fight the Amazonians. Robin died from gunshot while trying to shield a bullet for Gal. Using the lasson of truth on Chris, he reveal the WW1 happening. Gal want to fight, thinking Ares is behind all these and if he is dead, man will restore peace. Connie refuse so Gal act on her own to bring Chris out. She took the shield, lasso and sword and the body armour. Going to the real world, she is learning and studying at the same time. Chris was a spy who infiltrate a secret German lab to observe the infamous doctor Elena Anaya inventing new weapons. He can't do nothing and stole her booklet and so end up been chased. Now in England, he hands over the booklet to his superiors. But Europe are in the arrangement of armistice with Germans. All except Danny Huston, the German general who work closely with Elena, who believe once the weapons are good to go, the deal will change. Chris gather his war pals Saïd Taghmaoui, Ewen Bremmer & Eugene Brave Rock to the frontline. To send Gal there as promised. David Thewlis the senator sponsor their mission secretly. Gal see the war terror. At the no man's land, she had enough when nothing can be done and barge out. All Germans fires at her and Chris gather the others to fight back since attention was away. They win the battle there. Gal fights her way through and save the town. Gathering intel, they found where Danny is. Elena manage to made her poison gas weapon successfully and empower Danny a super strength gas. Gal nearly kill him but Chris stop her. Then the bomb is launch at the town they saved and everyone died. Gal is devastated by Chris inaction and goes after Danny. The rest tag on him and signal to his location. Gal charge up and fight Danny who nearly got the better of her when sniff the power gas. Gal kills him with the sword but nothing changed. Chris tries to tell her man is like this but she is at a loss. She thought killing Ares will change the scene. The baddies are loading the gas bombs on a plane. David appears and he is Ares. He show her man is really selfish and evil but she refuse to stand with his side. Chris tells her he have to stop the plane and he love her. He hijack the plane and shoot it because the bomb are hydrogen which is combustible. David try to make Gal kill Elena but she refuse. She knows man are the way they are but believe love will change that. Her true strength emerge and she defeat David. So in the man world, she work her way and study, never forgetting she want to protect mankind.