The Heroic Trio
Friday, May 13 - Saturday, May 28, 2022
The supernova star power of Hong Kong cinema icons Maggie Cheung, Michelle Yeoh, and Anita Mui propels this gloriously unrestrained action extravaganza from genre maestro Johnnie To, which injects its martial-arts mayhem with a blast of comic-book lunacy. They are the knife-throwing, shotgun-toting, kung-fu-fighting super-heroines who must overcome their dark pasts in order to defeat an evil, baby-snatching eunuch who is terrorizing Hong Kong. Eye-popping motorcycle stunts, brain-exploding skeletons, infant cannibals, and kinetically choreographed wire work are all part of the delirium in this unstoppably entertaining cult favorite (referenced in Cheung’s international breakthrough Irma Vep), a kick-butt showcase for three of the coolest women warriors to ever hit the screen.
- Country Hong Kong
- Language In Cantonese and English with English subtitles
- Year 1993
- Running Time 83 minutes
- Director Johnnie To
- Cast Maggie Cheung, Michelle Yeo, Anita Muih
- Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil
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