Three Clips From Dante Lam's FIRE OF CONSCIENCE
Hong Kong's Dante Lam has won a lot of love here at ScreenAnarchy over the past few years for one very simple reason: The man is on a hot streak unparalleled in the world of Asian action film right now. And one of the highlights of his his recent run - Fire Of Conscience - arrives on US DVD and VOD tomorrow.
We ran the US trailer for this one a little while back and now a new trio of clips have arrived as well. Check them out below.In the tradition of Hard Boiled, Infernal Affairs and Reservoir Dogs comes this hard-hitting action-thriller from director Dante Lam. Esteemed investigator Captain Manfred (Leon Lai, Bodyguards and Assassins) is at a crossroads in life when he's assigned to the case of a lethal car accident and the death of a prostitute. Working with him is aggressive Inspector Kee, who is determined to rise in the fast-paced world of Hong Kong law enforcement. Opposites in every way, Manfred finds himself in the unexpected position of defending his partner when he's linked to the crimes, and he's soon swept up into a shadowy world of dirty politics, graphic murders and dangerous secrets. Co-starring Vivian Hsu and Michelle Ye, it's a daring and explosive entry into the "Asia noirs" genre with a no-holds-barred fight to the finish that will take your breath away.