A Fighter's Blues
|A Fighter's Blues|
|Directed by||Daniel Lee|
|Produced by||Andy Lau
|Written by||Cheung Chi-Sing
|Music by||Henry Lai|
|Edited by||Wai Chiu Chung|
|Teamwork Motion Pictures|
|Distributed by||China Star Entertainment Group|
|Release date(s)||November 21, 2000|
|Running time||105 min.|
After spending 13 years in jail for killing one of his opponents Chat Chai in the dressing room, Mong Fu (Andy Lau), a washed up Muay Thai kickboxer returns to Thailand to look for his old girlfriend Pim. Upon arrival in Bangkok, he finds out that she died and that he has a 14 year old daughter. He finds the orphanage and meet his daughter and starts a relationship with sister Mioko the nun who runs the orphanage. His past comes back to haunt him when he is forced to fight the current champion who wants to avenge Chai, or get banned from Bangkok.
- Andy Lau as Mong Fu
- Takako Tokiwa as Sister Mioko
- Intira Jaroenpura as Pim Nathasiri
- Apichaya Thanatthanapong as Ploy
- Reila Aphrodite
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The film received mixed critic by reviewers and audiences and has a score of 56 out of 100 on Rottentomatoes, but was praised for the beautiful locations in Thailand, use of flashbacks.the acting of the main cast, and the editing of the fight scenes.
The majority of the songs in the film was made and sung by Andy Lau including 'Smile' and 'When I Met You'.
- "Star strikes output deal with Andy Lau's Teamwork".
- "A Fighter's Blues". imdb.com. Retrieved July 2, 2010.
- "A Fighter's Blues". chinesemov.com. Retrieved July 2, 2010.
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