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Double Vision (2002)

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Original title: Shuang tong


DVD Release Date
 R1: Aug 5, 2003
 R2: 19 Jan 2004

Official Website:
Double Vision Website

MPAA Rating
Rated R for strong violence/gore.

Running Time
1 hour, 52 minutes

Country Taiwan, Hong Kong

Production Companies
Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia, Nan Fang Film Productions

More info on IMDb.com

Other Titles
• Double Vision
• Shuang tong (2002)
• Doppelt gesehen (2002)



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Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Fantasy, Serial Killer, Detectives

Tagline: There Is Only What You Believe.

Plot: In Taipei, the teeming modern capital of Taiwan, a corporate CEO freezes to death on a steaming hot day. Then, the notorious mistress of a politician burns to death in a room untouched by flames. The coroner (Yang Kwei-Mei) discovers two bizarre and grizzly links - a mysterious fungus imbedded in the brains of the bodies, and signs that both died in a hallucinatory state. But Li Feng-Bo (Dai Lei-Ren) -- the tough, no-holds-barred homicide detective on the case -- can't find any connection between the victims, any clue as to how the fungus got into their systems or, for that matter, any idea of how they suffered such similar but eerily different deaths.

What is clear is that Li is dealing with Taiwan's first-ever serial killer. He and his commanders reluctantly admit that they need help from the FBI. Serial killing is, after all, an American speciality, and the U.S. and Taiwan have a long-standing, if uneasy, alliance.

That's when Kevin Richter (David Morse) comes to town. The Bureau's top expert at profiling serial killers, he's seen the face of evil more times than he cares to remember. His police liaison is Li's former partner, Huang Huo-Tu (Tony Leung Ka-Fai), a cop "exiled" to the near-useless job of Foreign Affairs Officer after having blown the whistle on a

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 External Reviews
external linkA good watch. Not your typical serial killer movie. Good effects and an interesting story, but slows down in parts. I personally thought the massacre towards the end was well worth the way. Check this baby out, but try to get the unrated Hong Kong DVD tocatch the 3-minute extra footage. You can purchase it here. 6/10



 Directed by
 Written by
Chao-Bin Su
The Cabbie, Twenty Something Taipei, Better Than Sex
 Cast
David Morse
Twelve Monkeys, The Green Mile, The Rock
Tony Leung Ka Fai
Saam gaang yi, Ashes of Time, The Myth
Rene Liu
Tian xia wu zei, 20 30 40, Fleeing by Night
Leon Dai
The Emperor's Journey, Ai ni ai wo, Better Than Sex
Kuei-Mei Yang
The Wayward Cloud, Bu san
Sihung Lung
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Eat Drink Man Woman, The Touch
Brett Climo
Body Melt, Little Oberon, Outback Vampires
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