Shanghai Triad

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"In 1930, Shanghai violence was not the problem. It was the solution."
  • R
  • 1995
  • 1 hr 43 min
  • 7.1  (5,218)
  • 77

Shanghai Traid focuses on a man named Tang Shuisheng, who arrives to Shanghai to beginning working for a Triad Boss who is also named Tang. Tang is then taken into a warehouse where he encounters two gangs that go through a terrible opium deal, that leaves one of the rival members dead. Afterwards, Tang is then taken in to Tang's home by his uncle, where he is force to protect and serve a singer and mistress of the boss, Xiao Jinbao. After Shuisheng sees a violent gang fight break out between his boss and their rival, he follows The Boss to a secluded island. Jinbao encounters a poor, single mother named Cuihua, and her daughter, Ajiao. From there, Jinbao decides to help Cuihua, which leads to the Boss ordering his men to kill her lover. Once this happens, Jinbao then challenges the Boss and orders Shuisheng to get out of Shanghai.

Shanghai Triad
Shanghai Triad (US Trailer 2)
Shanghai Triad (US Trailer 2)

Trailer - 1 min 29 sec

Shanghai Triad
Shanghai Triad

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Description
Shanghai Traid focuses on a man named Tang Shuisheng, who arrives to Shanghai to beginning working for a Triad Boss who is also named Tang. Tang is then taken into a warehouse where he encounters two gangs that go through a terrible opium deal, that leaves one of the rival members dead. Afterwards, Tang is then taken in to Tang's home by his uncle, where he is force to protect and serve a singer and mistress of the boss, Xiao Jinbao.

After Shuisheng sees a violent gang fight break out between his boss and their rival, he follows The Boss to a secluded island. Jinbao encounters a poor, single mother named Cuihua, and her daughter, Ajiao. From there, Jinbao decides to help Cuihua, which leads to the Boss ordering his men to kill her lover. Once this happens, Jinbao then challenges the Boss and orders Shuisheng to get out of Shanghai.

Shanghai Triad is a 1995 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 43 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 77.

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  • Release Date
    1995
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 43 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (5,218)
  • Metascore
    77