Casino Tycoon (film)

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Casino Tycoon
CasinoTycoon.jpg
Film poster
Traditional 賭城大亨之新哥傳奇
Simplified 赌城大亨之新哥传奇
Mandarin Dǔ Chéng Dà Hēng Zhī Xīn Gē Chuán Qí
Cantonese Dou2 Sing4 Daai6 Hang1 Zi1 San1 Go1 Zyun6 Kei4
Directed by Wong Jing
Produced by Wong Jing
Written by Wong Jing
Starring Andy Lau
Joey Wong
Chingmy Yau
Music by Lowell Lo
Cinematography Gigo Lee
Edited by Wong Wing-ming
Distributed by Newport Entertainment Ltd.
Release dates
  • 20 February 1992 (1992-02-20)
Running time
133 min
Country Hong Kong
Language Cantonese
Box office HK$18,611,389

Casino Tycoon (賭城大亨之新哥傳奇) is a 1992 Hong Kong action drama film written, produced and directed by Wong Jing starring Andy Lau, Joey Wong and Chingmy Yau. The film is inspired by stories of Stanley Ho, Henry Fok and Yip Hon. It was followed by the sequel Casino Tycoon 2, which was released the same year.

Summary[edit]

Set in World War II, Casino Tycoon chronicles the story of Benny, a young graduate played by Andy Lau, who flees Hong-Kong during the Japanese invasion and heads for gambling haven Macau. Once in Macau, he impresses a local business man who has ties to organised crime, and slowly builds his way up the ranks of the Macau underworld which ultimately leads to trouble.

Cast and roles[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Casino Tycoon". imdb.com. Retrieved 30 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Casino Tycoon". chinesemov.com. Retrieved 30 July 2010. 

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