"A lot of filmmakers direct ownage like it's metal. Johnnie To does it like it's jazz." Real dark jazz. Bleak as fuck. Violent as all hell. But I wouldn't have it any other way.
Pretty much essential if you're even remotely interested in Asian genre cinema, cops-and-gangsters pictures, or moral turpitude.
Christ, the *sound* of the gunshots. Damn. Yeah, this is good.