Detective Chinatown 3

Detective Chinatown 3

2020, R, 136 min. Directed by Sicheng Chen. Starring Tony Jaa, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Haoran Liu, Baoqiang Wang, Zifeng Zhang.

Not reviewed at press time. Washout turned supercop Qin Feng (Liu) and his comedy sidekick uncle Tang Ren (Wang) get up to hijinks again – this time heading to Japan, where a Yakuza boss calls on their peculiar mishmash of skills to solve a crime – in this third installment in the Chinese blockbuster action-comedy franchise.

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Detective Chinatown 3, Sicheng Chen, Tony Jaa, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Haoran Liu, Baoqiang Wang, Zifeng Zhang

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