Black & White: The Dawn of Justice

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  • 2014
  • 2 hr 5 min
  • 5.7  (690)

Black & White: The Dawn of Justice is a 2014 Taiwanese action
film directed by Tsai Yueh-Hsun and starring Mark Chao, Kenny Lin, and Bo Huang. The movie is a sequel to the 2009 television series Black & White, with a storyline that is set two years after the events of the series. The film takes place in the bustling city of Taipei, where a mysterious assassination attempt on a high-profile businessman leaves the police baffled. Detective Wu (played by Mark Chao), a skilled and notoriously headstrong cop, leads the investigation into the shooting. His team includes fellow detectives Chen (Kenny Lin) and Yu (Bo Huang), who are both Wu's close friends and partners.

As the investigation unfolds, it becomes clear that the assassination attempt is part of a larger conspiracy involving a powerful criminal organization known as "The Organisation." The Organisation is led by the ruthless Black (played by Leon Dai) and his loyal enforcer White (played by Terri Kwan), who have their sights set on taking over Taipei and dominating the city's underground economy.

Wu and his team quickly find themselves in the middle of a dangerous game of cat and mouse as they try to unravel the mystery behind the assassination attempt and take down The Organisation before it's too late. Along the way, they encounter a host of colorful characters, including a streetwise informant, a talented hacker, and a beautiful but deadly assassin.

The action in Black & White: The Dawn of Justice is fast-paced and intense, featuring thrilling set pieces that include high-speed chases, explosive shootouts, and daring stunts. The film also includes elements of comedy, with Wu and his team engaging in witty banter and humorous antics despite the gravity of their mission.

The performances in the film are top-notch, particularly from Chao, Lin, and Huang, who have great chemistry as Wu's team of detectives. Dai and Kwan also deliver memorable performances as the film's antagonists, exuding a sense of menace and danger in every scene.

One of the standout aspects of the film is its stunning cinematography, which showcases the beauty and energy of Taipei to great effect. The city is a character in itself, with its iconic landmarks and vibrant streets serving as the backdrop for much of the action.

The film's score, composed by JerryC, is also noteworthy, featuring a mix of electronic and orchestral elements that add to the film's sense of excitement and tension.

Overall, Black & White: The Dawn of Justice is an entertaining and thrilling action film that will keep audiences on the edge of their seats. Its blend of action, comedy, and mystery makes it a standout entry in the Taiwanese film industry, and a worthy successor to the beloved television series that inspired it.

Black & White: The Dawn of Justice is a 2014 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 5 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7.

Black & White: The Dawn of Justice
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    2 hr 5 min
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    5.7  (690)