‘The Brink’ (狂獸) is a new Hong Kong action crime-thriller helmed by first-time director Jonathan Li.
Synopsis: Reckless police inspector Tung (Max Zhang) is on a mission to crack down on criminal Shing’s (Shawn Yue) gold smuggling scheme, yet fails to arrest him. As Tung continues his manhunt, he discovers Shing’s involvement with triad boss Blackie (Yasuaki Kurata), who hides on a casino cruise ship on the high seas. Shing has been involved in a power struggle within the smuggling ring, and is forced to kill his adopted father. He also loses his share of gold smuggling to Blackie. To get even, Shing appears on the cruise, while Tung is there to hunt for him.
‘The Brink’ is due for across Hong Kong on November 23, 2017.