Throw Down

Infobox Film
name = Throw Down


caption =
director = Johnnie To
writer = Yau Nai-Hoi
Au Kin-Yee
Yip Tin-Shing
starring = Louis Koo
Aaron Kwok
Cherrie In
producer = Stephen Lam
Johnnie To
Presented by
Charles Heung
Yang Ying
Administrative Producer
Tiffany Chen
distributor = flagicon|Hong Kong China Star Entertainment Group
flagicon|Hong Kong Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd.
released = flagicon|Hong Kong July 2004
runtime = 95 min.
language = Cantonese
preceded_by =
amg_id = 1:315505
imdb_id = 0415380

"Throw Down" (zh-ts|s=柔道龙虎榜|t=柔道龍虎榜) is a 2004 Hong Kong film directed by Johnnie To. One of most his personal films to date, To dedicated the film to the late Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa. The film stars Louis Koo, Aaron Kwok, Cherrie Ying and Tony Leung Ka-Fai. The film premiered at the 61st Venice International Film Festival.

Cast

* Aaron Kwok - Tony
* Louis Koo - Sze-To Bo
* Cherrie Ying - Mona
* Tony Leung Ka-Fai - Lee Kong
* Cheung Siu Fai - Brother Savage
* Lo Hoi-Pang - Master Cheng
* Calvin Choi - Jing
* Jordan Chan - Mona's Agent
* Jack Kao - Mona's Dad

External links

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* [http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/movie.asp?id=5116 hkcinemagic entry]


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