History Film / HardBoiled

8th Jun '18 11:52:29 PM Arsenal_Gear
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* SurrealHumor: Sort of a John Woo trademark and there are some instances of it since the movie has an over the top kind of tone
20th May '18 2:58:20 AM AmuckCricetine
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* TrashTheSet: The teahouse that served as the setpiece for the first big shootout of the film had been slated for demolition, and Creator/JohnWoo got permission to use the teahouse for the shootout in question.
17th May '18 9:29:16 PM ChaiothHaQadesh
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* BashBrothers: Tequila and Alan turn into this during the hospital takeover.

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* BashBrothers: Tequila and Alan turn into this during Alan, after spending most of the film quarreling and trying to determine which side the other is on, finally work together closely when Mad Dog takes a hospital takeover.hostage, blasting their way through bad guys like old comrades.
2nd May '18 9:10:55 PM Dirtyblue929
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-->'''Alan''': Did I just shoot a cop?\\

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-->'''Alan''': Did Was the guy I just shoot shot really a cop?\\



'''Alan''': ''Fuck''! [unloads on the mook coming at them]

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'''Alan''': ''Fuck''! ''Fuck!'' [unloads on the mook coming at them]
8th Dec '17 1:41:16 AM bt8257
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''Hard Boiled'' is a critically-acclaimed action film by Creator/JohnWoo, starring Creator/ChowYunFat in his slightly younger years. This 1992 action classic has aged very gracefully, and boasts action very few contemporary films can match up to. Has a sequel in the form of a game called ''{{Stranglehold}}'', also produced by Woo.

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''Hard Boiled'' is a critically-acclaimed action film by Creator/JohnWoo, starring Creator/ChowYunFat in his slightly younger years. This 1992 action classic has aged very gracefully, and boasts action very few contemporary films can match up to. Has a sequel in the form of a game called ''{{Stranglehold}}'', ''VideoGame/{{Stranglehold}}'', also produced by Woo.
25th Sep '17 12:41:27 PM TheFarmboy
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* CreatorCameo: Creator/JohnWoo has a small role as Tequila's mentor.

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* CreatorCameo: Creator/JohnWoo has a small role as Tequila's mentor.mentor, also the bartender in Tequila's favorite club.



* Surreal Humor: sort of a john woo trademark and there are some instances of it since the movie has an over the top kind of tone

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* Surreal Humor: sort SurrealHumor: Sort of a john woo John Woo trademark and there are some instances of it since the movie has an over the top kind of tone



* Tone Shift: While the killer had a darker and more serious tone, hard boiled has a more fun and over the top tone.

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* Tone Shift: ToneShift: While the killer ''The Killer'' had a darker and more serious tone, hard boiled ''Hard Boiled'' has a more fun and over the top tone.


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* TreacheryIsASpecialKindOfEvil: Mad Dog said that he hates creeps who betray their bosses as much as cops. He said this to Alan, who's been revealed as an undercover cop during the climax.
13th Sep '17 3:40:53 PM MrKosta
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* AxCrazy: Johnny Wong during the finales, as he kills both cops and hospital patients indiscriminately. Ironically, his {{Dragon}}, nicknamed '''Mad Dog''', is instead a NobleDemon.

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* AxCrazy: Johnny Wong during the finales, finale, as he kills both cops and hospital patients indiscriminately. Ironically, his {{Dragon}}, nicknamed '''Mad Dog''', is instead a NobleDemon.
13th Sep '17 3:39:27 PM MrKosta
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* AxCrazy: Johnny Wong during the finales, as he kills both cops and hospital patients indiscriminately. Ironically, his {{Dragon}}, nicknamed '''Mad Dog''', is instead a NobleDemon.
6th May '17 12:00:13 PM YieldingCrawler
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* Surreal Humor: sort of a john woo trademark and there are some instances of it since the movie has an over the top kind of tone
3rd May '17 7:03:43 PM YieldingCrawler
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* Tone Shift: While the killer had a darker and more serious tone, hard boiled has a more fun and over the top tone.
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