The Tigers (film)

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The Tigers
Film poster
Traditional 五虎將之決裂
Simplified 五虎将之决裂
Mandarin Wǔ Hǔ Jiàng Zhī Jué Liè
Cantonese Ng5 Fu2 Zeong3 Zi1 Kyut3 Lit6
Directed by Eric Tsang
Produced by Wallace Cheung
Written by Nam Yin
James Yuen
Starring Andy Lau
Tony Leung
Felix Wong
Michael Miu
Kent Tong
Bryan Leung
Irene Wan
Music by Tats Lau
Patrick Lui
Cinematography Jingle Ma
Edited by Kam Ma
Movie Impact
Distributed by Newport Entertainment
Release date
  • 3 July 1991 (1991-07-03)
Running time
110 minutes
Country Hong Kong
Language Cantonese
Box office HK$11,399,717

The Tigers is a 1991 Hong Kong action crime thriller film directed by Eric Tsang, and starring Andy Lau, Tony Leung, Felix Wong, Michael Miu and Kent Tong, whom were the Five Tiger Generals of TVB in the 1980s. It is a film adaptation of the 1984 TVB serial, Rise and Fall of a Stand-In which featured the film's stars Miu and Tong.


The Tigers tells the stories of a team of five Hong Kong detectives. While busting a drug deal the brother-in-law of one of the detectives is found to be implicated and gives them a large amount of cash in exchange for their silence. But with the money comes hassle, as the organised crime syndicate want more and more in exchange for their money, leading to an action packed tale of police corruption.


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  1. ^ "The Tigers". Retrieved 30 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "The Tigers". Retrieved 30 July 2010. 

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