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"In 1930, Shanghai violence was not the problem. It was the solution."
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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.

| 1995 | 1 hr 43 min | 7.1/10 | 77/100
Li Gong, Baotian Li, Xiaoxiao Wang, Xuejian Li
Zhang Yimou
Produced By
Yves Marmion, Jean-Louis Piel, Wu Yigong

Also starring Baotian Li

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