A Better Tomorrow
Original Title: Ying hung boon sik
Country of Origin:  Hong Kong
Production year: 1986
Director: John Woo
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 4-895017-000060
Running time: 1:35 (95 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, [Color status unset], 1.85:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: May 26, 1998
Collection type: Owned (#204)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 30, 2007
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Two brothers torn between their conflicting roles find their love for each other will never die. Sung Tse Kit (Leslie Cheung), a dedicated policeman blames his brother, Tse Ho (Ti Lung), who is a gangster, for their father's death as much as obstructing his career in the force. Ho is betrayed by his boss, Tam Shing (Lee Tse Ho) and is caught in an operation putting him in jail. Upon his release, Ho finds out that his old partner, Mark (Chow Yun Fat), is made crippled by Tam. The pair decides to get even with Tam for the last time. He's heroic acts help him win back his brother's love and respect.
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Genres
Action
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Media Asia Distribution
 • Mega Star Video Distribution Ltd.
 • Star TV Filmed Entertainment
Audio format
Cantonese  Dolby Digital 5.1
Mandarin  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
Chinese
English
Japanese
Korean
Other
Thai
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
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Crew
Direction
John Woo....Director
Writing
Chan Hing Kai....Screenwriter
Leung Suk Wah....Screenwriter
John Woo....Writer
Production
Wan Ka Man....Executive Producer
John Woo....Producer
Cinematography
Wong Wing Hang....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Kam Ma....Film Editor
Music
Joseph Koo....Composer
Art
Bennie Lui....Art Director
Cast
Lung Ti....Ho Tse Sung
Leslie Cheung....Kit Sung
Chow Yun-Fat....Mark Gor/Mark Lee
Emily Chu....Jackie
Waise Lee....Shing
Fui-On Shing....Shing's right hand man
Kenneth Tsang....Ken
Tsui Hark....Music Judge
John Woo....Inspector Wu
Feng Tien....Father Sung