Romeo Must Die

The movie certainly isn't one to be taken seriously. Select albums in the Format field. Han promptly escapes from the prison to investigate. Trivia In one scene, Han breaks into apartment number by picking the lock. Jet Li uncredited April D.

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Films directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak. Just something in your way. It is considered Jet Li's breakout role in the English speaking American film industry. Theatrical release poster. Hang Sing discovers that his brother had become involved in a turf battle with an African-American gang, led by Isaak Delroy Lindo.

Despite the fact that this is an action film, I was pretty bored with it because the film was poorly done. Mac reveals that it was Kai who killed Po, and is about to shoot Han when Trish shoots and kills Mac first.

Li is an ex-cop investigating the murder of his brother, who had ties with the Chinese mafia in America. Goofs When Han leaves Trish's place and beats up Maurice and his gang, we see Maurice with a cut that is bleeding on the right side of his lip. Romeo Must Die is a mess of a martial arts film.

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The story didn't appeal to me whatsoever, and I felt it was boring, uninspired and not interesting. Byron Lawson as Head Guard. The wild action scenes, fairly involving story and nice colors and interesting sound track all make this movie a cut above the normal martial arts fare.

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Tonjha Richardson as Store Clerk. The number comes from Computer Hacking subculture, and is a symbol for the type of technical insight involved in circumventing security measures such as picking a lock.

Derek Lowe as Chinese Messenger. This is a terrible cast for a terrible film, and it fits perfectly. As Han comforts Trish, he learns that Po wanted to show Colin a list of businesses that were either destroyed or being threatened for failing to sell their properties.

At least his films involved elaborate, well developed plots and had awesome action. In other projects Wikiquote. Neither side approves of their romance, so, obviously, kung fu action ensues, with a soundtrack by Aaliyah. Isaak shoots the henchman holding Trish, while Han arrives and confronts Mac about his brother. Gaston Howard as Member of Maurice's Crew.

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video. The cast here are terrible, I've never been a fan of Jet Li, and this film just makes me hate him more. Delroy Lindo as Isaak O'Day. Po Sing Jon Kit Lee is waiting for someone in a nightclub in a predominantly Black neighborhood when a group of angry patrons try to start a fight with him. And as impressive as the action sequences are, some critics feel they are over-edited.

Grace Park as Asian Dancer. Chic Gibson as Taxi Driver. Francoise Yip as Motorcycle Fighter. Later, when Han is persuaded to play football with Mac and the rest, we see Maurice with a scar on the left side of his lip. The film never stops moving, and it's always a pleasure to watch.

However, I feel his martial arts aren't up to par with Bruce Lee, and no that is not why this film sucks. Though there's some spark between Jet and Aaliyah, there isn't any threat of a fire. Jody Vance as Sportscaster. Select Silver in the Certification field. We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your account.

Jet Li plays the only likable character in this Asians vs. Straight-ahead action would have been more than sufficient. Blackground Virgin Warner Bros. Learn more More Like This.

Please click the link below to receive your verification email. Samuel Scantlebury as Paperboy. Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. When there isn't a fight or a car chase going on, there's nothing worth watching to fill the time. In the city ruled by criminals, two families have forgotten their fear.

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Romeo Must Die is not a good Martial Arts film. The possible comparisons to Romeo and Juliet are minimal here, but it allows for a pretty cool title. Romeo Must Die lacks any real drama, theme songs conflict or effective action to keep this film afloat. Romeo Must Die is a sloppy film that has poorly executed action scenes.

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Kai burns Han's hands with hot coals but Han rips his shirt to improvise hand wraps, then finishes Kai by landing a kick on Kai's skull, completely breaking his spine. We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your email.

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Hardware Store Clerk as W. Anthony Anderson as Maurice. All the fight scenes are inventive and crisply executed. Some of the stunts were tremendous. British Phonographic Industry.