Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more

Hard Boiled (Lat sau san taam) (1992)

Hard Boiled
8 Rating
(328 ratings)
7.9 IMDB rating

Your Rating:



Directed by


Starring (View all)
Yun-Fat Chow

Yun-Fat Chow

Insp. 'Tequila' Yuen
Teresa Mo

Teresa Mo

Teresa Chang
Philip Chan

Philip Chan

Supt. Pang
Philip Kwok

Philip Kwok

Mad Dog
Hoi-Shan Kwan

Hoi-Shan Kwan

Mr. Hoi
Wei Tung

Wei Tung

Foxy


Written by (View all)
John Woo

John Woo

(story)
Barry Wong

Barry Wong

(screenplay)


Hard Boiled Videos

Hard Boiled Hospital Scene

460 Views, 1 votes

Added 5 years ago


Hard Boiled - Trailer - (1992) - HQ

90 Views

Added 2 years ago




Lists

129 votes
Listal's Esoteric Films (535 items)
list by Mr. Saturn
Published 1 year, 2 months ago 14 comments
116 votes
Listal's 100 Films To See Before You Die (2014) (110 items)
list by johanlefourbe
Published 1 year, 1 month ago 114 comments
108 votes
300 great films (300 items)
list by The Wolf
Published 6 years, 1 month ago 13 comments
96 votes
Listal's 100 Asian Films To See Before You Die (130 items)
list by the count
Published 3 years, 1 month ago 51 comments
94 votes
Action Movie Heaven - Old School Style (92 items)
list by JayTrotter
Published 4 years, 1 month ago 12 comments

View all Hard Boiled lists (207 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

9 votes
4 votes
4 votes
3 votes
2 votes

View all Hard Boiled pictures (54 more)

Reviews

The perfect recipe for a John Woo actioner...

5 years, 7 months ago at Jul 12 4:51
2 votes
"Give a guy a gun, he's Superman. Give him two and he's God."

John Woo's Hard Boiled is a scrumptious feast for action lovers - an explosively visceral, operatic tour de force of amazingly choreographed violence and blistering pyrotechnics that's iced with Woo trademarks. At its core the film is a fairly standard cop drama with a limp emotional hook and cardboard characters, but wit... read more

Jaw-dropping action.

7 years, 11 months ago at Mar 9 23:05
1 vote
When I finished watching this film I needed a car-jack to wrench my jaw off of the floor and return it to its rightful place, it was absolutely amazing.

It's not the greatest film ever made, not by a long shot, and my use of the word 'amazing' might need elaborating on. Basically, this film is unbelievable. To be honest, I didn't see the ending scene coming, despite the big build u... read more
View all Hard Boiled reviews
Release date: 16 April 1992
UPC: 715515009041
Action (14), Crime (12), Hong Kong (12), 1990s (10), Chinese (9), Thriller (8), Martial Arts (7), 1992 (6), Foreign (6), Hospital (5), Mafia (5), Police (5), Siege (4), Triad (4), English (3), Foreign Language (3), White Rose (3), Heroic Bloodshed (3), Gunfight (3), 90s (3)
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this movie

Update feed

Agent Bert Macklin added this to a list 1 week, 3 days ago
Top Favorite Films of 1992 (77 movies items)

" Directed by John Woo Starring Chow Yung Fat, Tony Leung Chai Wei, Teresa Mo, Philip Chan, Philip Kwouk, Anthony Wong Chau Sang, Hoi Shan Kwang, John Woo, Bowie Lam, Meng Lo, Bobbie Au Yeung, Shui Ting Ng, Kung Lau, Johnny Dingo, and Jun Kunimura "


Red-Waltz added this to a list 1 month ago
AsianDirectors (118 movies items)
JayTrotter posted a image 3 months ago

moviewatcher122 voted for an image 9 months, 3 weeks ago

Exclusive voted for an image 10 months ago

Exclusive voted for 2 images 10 months ago

Blitz voted for an image 10 months, 1 week ago

Agent Bert Macklin added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
PhineasPoe added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
I Recommend...(The Short List) (80 movies items)

" Chinese. Directed by John Woo. The most amazing gun fights I've ever seen. And yeah, the poster isn't lying to you. There's a gunfight where the hero hold a baby while shooting."


Larri added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
Larri's picks: My Top40 of All-time (40 movies items)

"Lat sau san taam a/k/a Hard Boiled directed by John Woo Perhaps I'm the only one calling Hard Boiled a style-over-substance film but, frankly put, I think Hard Boiled could've delved much deeper into that whole undercover stuff and explored a little bit. Or maybe I just don't understand film language. I wouldn't be surprised by that either. Anyway, style-over-substance is a hard thing to pull off because if you don't like the director's stylistic choices then what is there to back the movie"


CD Smiles added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
Movies Watched in 2012 (212 movies items)

"November 3rd"


Ruisperkele added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Five Star Movies (165 movies items)

"Arguably one of the best action films ever made. John Woo's beautifully planned choreography on the action sequences is just gorgeous to watch, latter half of the film being an almost endless gunfight with some crazy baby humor included. Woo's legendary, almost three minutes long take with single handheld camera is also something to mention of and one of the highest bodycounts in movie history cannot be bad thing either. Woo's other masterpiece The Killer comes close but personally I still think"


Patrick Goforth added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Movies To See Before Death (843 movies items)
erichaskell added this to a list 2 years, 5 months ago
AVPGuyver21 added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Watched in 2012 with Commentary (159 movies items)

"One of the best action films I've seen in awhile. Tons of awesome action scenes and the characters are very well done as well. It's Die Hard meets Infernal Affairs. "


apu11 added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
DragonPhoenix46 added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Lamourderer added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Lamourderer added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Noodles added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Watched in 2012 (270 movies items)
Juize added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Film Library (499 movies items)
Agent Bert Macklin added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
Favorite 90's Action Films (136 movies items)
Tiiviste added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
Movies watched in 2012 (105 movies items)

"17.6.2012, DVD (rewatch)"


Aprakadabra added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
John Woo: Best to Worst (12 movies items)
Aprakadabra added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
Prisoner 1138 added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
COP (40 movies items)

"Inspector Tequila "


Gerru added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
Movie Diary 2012 (551 movies items)

"5.6. Että tällainen tapa hyvästellä Hong Kong... Teehuone, varasto, venesatama ja kokonainen sairaala laitetaan totaaliseen remonttiin, ruumiita tulee oikeasti päälle 300, josta monet ammutaan aivan seuloiksi, Anthony Wongin pahis paljastuu helvetin armottomaksi, Chow Yun-Fat lepyttelee vauvaa tappaessaan samalla pahiksia ja minä tuijotan silmät lautasina kaikkea mitä tapahtuu. Valehtelematta äärimmäisintä ja uskomattominta toimintaelokuvaa, mitä olen ikinä todistanut. Niin mieli"


AKB48Fan added this to a list 2 years, 9 months ago
ToniJJJ added this to a list 2 years, 9 months ago
My Film Library (938 movies items)
Lamourderer added this to a list 2 years, 10 months ago
Jpit added this to a list 2 years, 11 months ago
My Film Collection (966 movies items)
Agent Bert Macklin added this to a list 3 years ago
Agent Bert Macklin added this to a list 3 years ago
Jon added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
My Film for Every Country (46 movies items)
realjulius added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
Watched in 2012 (86 movies items)

"26.1 DVD Rewatch - ei muutoksia pisteytykseen Pakko rakastaa. Hidastettu ylisiisti toiminta on kuvattu ja ohjattu upeasti, ja ai vittu, että se sairaalapuolen pitkä otos on upea. Tällä elokuvalla on munaa, harmi vaan ettei vastaavanlaista nykypäivänä oikein näe."


MajinRin added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
♥ Movies 2012 ♥ (165 movies items)

"18.01.2012 / h Read @ fasthack.com"


apu11 added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
Great Movies (79 movies items)
the count added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
Listal's 100 Asian Films To See Before You Die (130 movies items)

" Points: 20 Chosen by: hayabusa (8), 嚴雄榮 (3), Jon (9) IMDB top 250 rank: N/A"


Eagle added this to a list 3 years, 2 months ago
Films watched in 2011 (71 movies items)

"29.12. Army/HDD And this concludes my army week in the driving office. Also rewatched Oldboy and Tae Guk Gi - Brotherhood of War but they were on the list earlier so they cannot be added again."


Jon added this to a list 3 years, 2 months ago
My Film For Every Year (91 movies items)

« Prev12 3 4 Next »