Revenge Of The Green DragonsTwo immigrant brothers Sonny and Steven survive the impoverished despair of New York in the 1980s by joining Chinatown gang 'The Green Dragons' when they were kids. The brothers worked their way up through the gang hierarchy and quickly rose up the ranks. But after an ill- fated love affair pits Sonny against his own brother, he sets out for revenge on the very gang who made him who he is.Keywords:
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Directors of "Revenge Of The Green Dragons"Wai-Keung LauBirthdate: 4 April 1960, Hong KongAndrew Loo
Creators of "Revenge Of The Green Dragons"Michael Di JiacomoAndrew Loo
Critic Reviews of "Revenge Of The Green Dragons"Martin Tsai Los Angeles TimesDecember 23, 2014
The representation of Asian American men as hot-blooded toughies in the film does put a dent in the omnipresent nerdy eunuch stereotype and the model-minority myth.Simon Abrams RogerEbert.comOctober 28, 2014
There's a good story somewhere in "Revenge of the Green Dragons," but it's not the one Lau and his colleagues chose to retell.Justin Chang VarietyOctober 28, 2014
This crudely made thriller plays like a stilted Cantonese riff on organized-crime cliches, substituting blood and brutality for novelty or insight.Jordan Hoffman New York Daily NewsOctober 23, 2014
This crime drama wants to be a Chinese-American "Goodfellas," but it ends up just looking bad.Nicolas Rapold New York TimesOctober 23, 2014
What initially feels like brash energy peters out until what's left mainly evokes pretty ordinary gangster movies.Mike D'Angelo AV ClubOctober 23, 2014
[A] generic, nondescript gangster saga.Jason Best Movie TalkMarch 27, 2016
Revenge boasts Martin Scorsese as an executive producer (and it really does boast - Scorsese's is the first name we see), but the cliché-ridden narrative and patchy acting prevent the film from being Chinatown's answer to Goodfellas.Paul Chambers Movie ChambersJanuary 16, 2015
The self-inflating tale of two immigrant brothers, who join a Chinatown gang as kids, falls woefully short of significance, despite being executive produced by Martin Scorsese.Matt Fowler IGN MoviesOctober 30, 2014
It doesn't bring anything new to the table. And its pacing, grim tone, and cheesy guitar riffs belong squarely in the '80s.Roger Moore Tribune News ServiceOctober 30, 2014
Violent, generic, not awful, but nothing more than that.Barbara Shulgasser Common Sense MediaOctober 24, 2014
Vicious '80s gangs fight in graphically violent drama.Daniel Eagan Film Journal InternationalOctober 24, 2014
An ugly, dispiriting mess, full of clichés, bad taste and bombast.
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