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Andy Lau’s Crime-Thriller ‘Shock Wave’ Hits $1 million at the Local Box Office!

By Flora  /  03 May 2017 (Wednesday)

In a short span of just 12 days, the Asian crime blockbuster ‘Shock Wave’ 《拆弹专家》collects a stunning $1 million at the local box office, making it the best-selling movie outside of Chinese New Year over the last 6 years! 

Produced and starred Andy Lau, the movie is one of the highest-grossing Asian film starring the superstar, aside from the Chinese New Year movie ‘From Vegas to Macau III’, which was released in February last year, tops the chart with SGD $2.4 million. 

Shock Wave tells the story of JS Cheung (Andy Lau), a Superintendent in Explosive Ordnance Disposal Bureau (EOD) of Hong Kong Police Force, went undercover seven years ago into the gang led by the most-wanted crime boss Blast (Jiang Wu). Cheung successfully uprooted the gang and arrested a few robbers including Blast’s younger brother Biao. However, Blast was on the loose and he swore he’d be back for revenge. Seven years have passed and Blast kick starts his plan – a series of bomb attacks have sparked fear among Hong Kong citizens. To maintain law and order, Cheung must put Blast behind bars and he is ready to sacrifice his life to fight a tough battle with the ruthless bomber. 

Also starring Jiang Wu, Song Jia, Ron Ng, Philip Keung, Shock Wave is now showing InCinemas!
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