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Lao Shi

Lao Shi is a movie starring Gang Chen, Nai An, and Hongwei Wang. A psychological thriller about a taxi driver battling bureaucracy and legal manipulation in China.

Other Titles
Pedra Antiga, Halálos adósság, Old Stone
Running Time
1 hours 20 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Thriller
Director
Johnny Ma
Writer
Johnny Ma
Actors
Nai An, Gang Chen, Hongwei Wang, Zebin Zhang
Country
China, Canada
Year
2016
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

It is a sad world. A Chinese taxi driver, who was was forced into an accident, suffers the consequences as he finds himself victimized by humans, companies, the system and materialism. With the greed and cruelty of the society pushing him underwater he tries one thing after the other to rescue himself. Yet, when it rains, it pours.

Comments about thriller «Lao Shi» (22)

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Brandon

This is a beautiful film. I love the relationship between the parents. This is the first film by Hong Kong director Benny Lau and I really think it is one of his best. I recommend this film to everyone, especially women. The love between the mother and daughter is really touching. This film is about the love between the mother and daughter and how they are reunited after years apart. The film is a beautiful love story and a beautifully written story. I really recommend this film. I also think it is one of Benny Lau's best films.

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Keith S.

From what I've read on IMDb, the movie was not very well received by the critics. The reviewers seem to be writing this movie as a straight-up action thriller with no thought or character development. I think the movie actually has a pretty good story behind it, and that it is actually a very entertaining movie. The acting is actually quite good, and it is so easy to watch. There are some really nice camera shots, and the effects are pretty good. The story is actually really good, and it was very well done. The story is very well done and it is a well-done movie. It does have a couple of flaws, and some parts of the story are slightly confusing. I do have a few issues with the story, but the overall story is good. Overall, the movie is well done. It is a very entertaining movie, and it is actually quite good. I give it a B+.

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Tyler

The Legend Of Lao Shi is a fantastic Taiwanese movie with a great story. The movie is set in a rural area of Taiwan, in the rainy season, the local Taiwanese people make a long journey to the city to get food. The people that have not eaten for days go hungry. On their journey they meet two people who have been waiting for a long time to come back home. They tell them that they will be able to get food if they help them. The two people go to the small town of "Ching". After getting food, the people get separated. When they arrive at "Ching" they find the town empty. They find out that it was bombed and the town is now a ghost town. They find out that there are three young people that go through the town that has not eaten in days. They go on a journey to get them back home. The Legend Of Lao Shi is a great movie that you have to watch.

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Gerald

I was expecting this movie to be one of the most disturbing movies I have ever seen. But the way it was written I found it to be pretty good. It was actually very entertaining. It was nice to see some good actors (albeit some bad ones) being involved in this movie. I was also expecting to see a movie like the Matrix but was disappointed in the way it was made. This movie was much better than the Matrix but it was still not as good as the Matrix. This movie was not as disturbing as the Matrix but it was still very good and entertaining. I really recommend this movie to anyone who is into good movies.

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Robert B.

I really enjoyed this film. I thought it was great in parts, but ultimately I really enjoyed the film. It had a good mix of horror, suspense, and drama. The whole movie was very dark, and the mood was always right. There was never a dull moment. There was no predictable moment. It was a very unique film, which I highly recommend. I will say that the ending wasn't very good, but I still recommend it. I would definitely recommend this film to anyone.

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Albert

I am a huge fan of the Chinese movie genre. I am a major fan of the thriller genre as well. This is a Chinese version of the thriller genre. The movie is incredibly entertaining and suspenseful. I really love the plot twists and the plot is brilliant. It is very entertaining and suspenseful. The movie is not over-the-top and has a great plot. The acting is good. The movie is not predictable and does not have a dull moment. The characters are interesting. There are no cliches in the movie and it is not a movie that you can watch twice to see the same thing. The movie is not boring and the movie is not predictable. The movie is very entertaining and the plot is brilliant. The actors are great. I really enjoyed this movie. This is a must watch for anyone that likes Chinese movies.

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Joshua Jackson

For all of you who liked the movie, you will definitely love this! The film is full of beautiful shots, great locations, and great acting. The main character, Hong, is a former soldier who just lost his wife. She is in a coma and he doesn't want to go back to the front. Instead, he gets an idea to take his job back and become a thief. However, the guards are in on his plan, so they try to kill him. The guards have a different plan to kill him, however, they don't get to Hong first. They are afraid he will be able to take their place, but, they are wrong. They are actually dead, but, Hong gets away with his job. Hong goes on a journey to find his wife and help her. Hong's story is really wonderful, and you can really feel his pain. The music in the film is fantastic. The music is so memorable and you will enjoy the music. The scenes are so well shot, and it is truly a masterpiece. Hong is amazing, and he is a great actor. He is a very talented actor. He is also a great director. All in all, I believe this is one of the best films I have ever seen. I have seen it twice and I am sure I will see it a third time. This is a fantastic movie and you should see it, you will be glad you did!

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Johnny

This is a very good movie. A lot of people don't like it because of the use of the special effects. I think the use of the effects was well done. In fact, the way the special effects were used was very good. I thought the plot was very well done. You don't see the magic of the movie until the end of the movie. I thought it was a very good movie. It was very funny and very exciting. I think if you like romantic comedies, this is a great movie.

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Kevin Tucker

This is a movie that has left a mark on me. It is a movie that is not to be missed! I can't explain how much I love this movie. I never thought I would like it so much but I did. The cinematography is beautiful, the music is enchanting and the story is very good. I have never been so moved by a movie in a long time. I think that this is the best movie I have ever seen and I haven't seen one before. I am so sad that it's already been too long. I can't wait for this movie to come out on DVD. I hope that it is as good as the movie that I watched the night I saw it.

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Jordan L.

Cinema and Hollywood are two different mediums and this movie shows the difference. The movie is directed by Mr. Chen Yu (the cinematographer of Kung Fu Hustle) and he did a remarkable job. His shots are simple, clean and very clear. I was blown away by how well he did it. The whole movie has a very clean look to it, you almost feel like you are actually in the Hong Kong of the 70's. The cinematography is probably the best part of the movie, there are few movies out there that can really do this. The acting in the movie is great and very well done. Every character is very unique and the actor playing the lao shi did an excellent job. There are some very intense scenes in this movie, the main character was killed by two enemies with no problem and the movie did a great job of showing that. The last scene in the movie is really brutal, it shows how sad this guy was. I give this movie a 10/10 and would recommend this movie to anyone that wants to see a movie that is completely different from anything else. I highly recommend this movie and recommend you to watch it.

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Paul

This is the best movie I have seen in a long time. It is very touching, and it made me cry a lot. I have not seen it in a long time, so I hope that it will be shown more often. I hope that the Chinese people will see this movie, because it is very important to them. This movie was so good, that it made me cry a lot. The characters in the movie are so interesting, and the actors are very good. The director did a great job in making the movie. I hope that more people will watch this movie, because it is really great. It is very important to show the Chinese people how to be good in life.

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Kevin

A very good movie about friendship, honor, loyalty, love and the people who support it. It is not the typical love story, not the typical ending but a lot of stories like these exist. The film is very visually stunning, in addition it has some real haunting moments, and some real good acting. The plot is not simple but it's not really a simple story either. I recommend it to anyone who has a sense of life.

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Sandra Meyer

It's amazing how this film is so underrated. I think that the script was perfect and the actors played their roles with such a great precision. The setting of the story is something you can easily relate to, and this film has a good sense of pacing. You get very much invested in the characters and they feel real. The story has a great deal of depth and this film shows it. The film is just full of surprises and I feel that it really shows a great deal of heart and soul. The ending left me breathless and I think that it's the best part of the film. This is one of the few films that I would recommend to everyone and it will have you glued to the screen. A must see.

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Nicole

This is a great movie. The way that it was shot made the story very real. It is a kind of thriller that you cannot say that it was a waste of time. It really makes you wonder what is happening, and how it is going to end. The cinematography and the story of the film were excellent. You will feel the pressure of the characters and the suspense. You will feel like you are in the middle of a mystery. This is a great movie that you will not forget for long.

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Pamela George

First of all, I would like to say that I am a fan of Stephen Chow. I watched every movie he has ever made and even though I am not a fan of his previous movies, I still loved his previous movies. I am very surprised that he didn't do a remake of this movie, because this movie is truly a masterpiece. I highly recommend this movie to anyone who wants to learn a lesson in Chinese culture or just for some good laughs. Even though the plot is a bit bit complex, it's still enjoyable. And there are tons of funny scenes in this movie, like the one where the boyfriends lovemaking is actually a full-on rape, and of course, the end credits scene. It's an amazing movie that is worth watching. I think everyone should watch this movie. Enjoy!

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Zachary Rivera

This movie is very surprising. The story is one that will stay in your mind long after it is over. The acting is fantastic and the way the story is told is so good. I don't like to tell people about movies I have seen but this one is so good that I had to. I had a couple of problems with this movie and one of the problems I had with this movie was the fact that I saw the ending coming. I know that there are a lot of movies that end with a bad bang but this one didn't and the part I didn't like was the ending. However, it was a good movie and I give it a 10/10.

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Evelyn

I have to admit that I was a little skeptical of this film when I first saw it. I am a fan of Japanese cinema, and that is something that I had been looking forward to watching. Unfortunately, it was not a film I wanted to watch. But, when I saw that it was available on video, I decided to give it a shot. And I am glad I did. I enjoyed it a lot. The cast was excellent, the plot was intriguing, and the cinematography was simply gorgeous. The music is superb, and the visuals are spectacular. It is so well-done that I found myself looking at my watch the first time the credits began to roll. I will probably buy it when it is available on DVD. And I would recommend it to anyone. A good Japanese film that has a good story, that doesn't try to be an action film, and is a good time at the movies.

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Jordan L.

This is not your ordinary martial arts movie. The martial arts are fast, furious, and sophisticated. The plot is interesting and intriguing, and there is a lot of suspense. It's very entertaining. My only complaint is that there were some very bad and unrealistic fight scenes. Also, the plot isn't very sophisticated. However, the acting is superb. The two leads, Juan Carlos Muertos and Matt Damon, are very convincing. The supporting cast is good. It is very stylish. It is very exciting. It's very well done. The story is interesting. It's very interesting. The action is very good. I give this movie a 10/10.

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Albert Lee

I just watched this movie tonight and it is a really great movie. I think its the best Chinese movie I have ever seen and I would love to see this movie again. The plot is amazing, the action is great, and the acting is great. I'm impressed that this movie is not a big success in the US and I think it deserves that. I give it a 9 out of 10. I would recommend this movie to anyone.

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Zachary Morales

This is one of the most surprising movies I have ever watched. No matter how hard it tries, it just does not work. The whole point of the movie is that there is a conspiracy that never ends. The most interesting part is that this movie is completely based on a TV-series, and it is very good. The plot is very straightforward, but the story is very exciting. The ending is very sad, and will leave you breathless. I would recommend this movie to everyone. It's a masterpiece.

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Alan R.

This is a really excellent movie, I have watched it several times, and I just want to say that it is very hard to find a good movie that lasts the whole movie, it's so unique and full of tension. The story is very good, and the characters are really very well developed. I just want to say that this movie is great, it has everything that a movie needs to be great. I have seen it a dozen times and I never get bored of it.

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Kathleen

I just saw this movie in its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, and I was very impressed. I'm not a big fan of Asian cinema, but this movie was excellent and fun to watch. The lead actor is very good, and the script is very interesting, and I really enjoyed the plot twists. My main issue with the movie is that it's too short. I like the idea of the film being a drama, but I was very disappointed in the length. I would recommend this movie to anyone who is into Asian cinema, and is looking for a great movie.