Brandon Lee is an innocent Chicago art student who, coincidentally, witnessed the massacre at Tienanmen Square and is a ranking martial arts champion. Truly inspired action scenes do, of course, have a special energy of their own. When the agents at the safe house are revealed to be corrupt, Jake escapes through the window and encounters a young police detective named Karla Withers , with whom he develops an immediate bond. But what can we make of the rest of the film? In this movie, Brandon plays art student Jake Lo, who witnesses a murder and afterwards, finds himself on the run from a gang of evil drug lords, as well as a bunch of two-faced, backstabbing cops, of whom are enlisted and supposed to protect Jake but who turn out to be doing the dirty work for the bad guys. He takes Karla's gun and puts it to her head. Brandon, like his father, was also a talented performer - actor and martial artist. Trădat de agenții federali care ar fi trebuit să-i asigure protecția, singurul om în care mai poate avea încredere este Ryan, un polițist singuratic din Chicago.
Fair use rationale for Image:Rapid fire. This is a good martial arts movie; alas, it is a glimpse of how great Brandon was and how great could have been and how far his career might have gone- had he still been alive today Reviewed by dee. He tells the cop he didn't do anything wrong before he runs away. Later that night, Jake and Karla begin a romance and have sex in her apartment, while Ryan and his team lead a raid at the revealed location of the next shipment: Tau's laundry factory. Pentru a-și reabilita numele, Jack este de acord să îl ajute pe Ryan să îi aresteze pe cei doi lorzi ai drogurilor.
On , a review aggregator that includes both contemporary and modern reviews, it has an approval rating of 35% based on 16 reviews; the average rating is 4. Lee haunted every frame of Alex Proyas' dark and deeply affecting film, which was the adaptation of James O'Barr's popular comic book character. While there, he witnesses Serrano killing party sponsor Carl Chang , who was an associate of Tau. The fact that the guy never managed to fulfil his opportunities as a successful action movie star and follow in the footsteps of his dad in that particular sense was tragic, considering just how good he was on screen. I notice the image page specifies that the image is being used under but there is no as to why its use in this Wikipedia article constitutes fair use. Martial arts movies generally make their money back and then some, perhaps because their fans are connoisseurs who evaluate the fight scenes and don't mind that the dialog is brainless.
He proved in this movie that he had what it takes to be a star. Though Ryan and Withers are captured by Tau's men, Jake rescues them and eventually kills Tau at a train platform. Though the sting operation is successful, Jake is nearly killed in a barrage of gunfire and assaults Ryan after he reveals his involvement wasn't necessary. Lee accidentally broke his toe while filming a scene where he had to kick an oak door, the scene was never included in the movie. Many of the fight scenes were orchestrated by Lee, which contain elements of his father 's fighting style. Pentru a-și reabilita numele, Jack este de acord să îl ajute pe Ryan să îi aresteze pe cei doi lorzi ai drogurilor.
It's out there, I guess. Later that night, Jake and Karla begin a romance and have sex in her apartment, while Ryan and his team lead a raid at the revealed location of the next shipment: Tau's laundry factory. You will receive a weekly newsletter full of movie-related tidbits, articles, trailers, even the occasional streamable movie. To clear his name, Jake agrees to help Ryan bring down the drug lords. It turns out nick works for Antonio. To clear his name, Jake agrees to help Ryan bring down the drug lords.
When Serrano and his men attempt to kill Jake, he swiftly disarms them using martial arts techniques. School scenes were filmed at in Los Angeles. Jake teams up with grizzled Chicago cop Ryan who has been after Tau for 10 years, Karla turn out to be Ryan's partner and punches Jake in the stomach for what he did. School scenes were filmed at in. Lo calls Nick to meet tonight at a cul-de-sac, which is interfered by cops. Thankfully, he has a good cop on his side and together, the pair, despite their dislike for one another, work together to bring them to justice.
Trădat de agenții federali care ar fi trebuit să-i asigure protecția, singurul om în care mai poate avea încredere este Ryan, un polițist singuratic din Chicago. This article has not yet received a rating on the project's. Do not simply insert a blank template on an image page. În cele din urmă; el se află cu un polițist din Chicago Ryan; care va face orice pentru a ajunge la șeful lui Serrano; Tau. Jake Lo din Rapid Fire online subtitrat, trăiește în America când la văzut pe tatăl său ucis în Piața Tiananmen în timpul protestelor. Brandon, like his father, passed on before true success would reign in on him.
He gets a pitchfork through the glazing. Betrayed and set up by the federal agents protecting him, the only one he can trust is Ryan, a single-minded Chicago cop who reminds Jake of his deceased father. Club members also get access to our members-only section on RogerEbert. The co-stars include , who has an uncanny ability to appear in movies that are beneath his talent, and , also talented, but oddly miscast as a Mafia don. Withers' partner, Lieutenant Mace Ryan , helps Jake evade his pursuers and reveals that he had been pursuing Tau for 10 years. But the arrest of Serrano turns into a battle of bullets, fists, and feet. După ce este martor la o crimă, studentul Jake Lo se trezește prins între doi traficanți de droguri rivali.