BEAST STALKER

Police sergeant Tong is dressing down his crew following a botched stakeout when he spots the fugitive attempting a daring escape. Hastily speeding to catch the fleeing triad boss, Tong inadvertently kills one of lawyer Ann Gao’s twin daughters. Ann is the lawyer preparing to try the boss’ case, and she’s resisting pressure to fix the trial. When Ann’s other daughter is kidnapped by volatile hit man Hung, Tong vows to control his impulsive temper long enough to rescue the frightened young girl. But in order to save Ann’s daughter Tong will need some serious help from the same colleagues he once so callously abused. Getting the girl back will be a serious gamble, but as Tong and Hung engage one another in a treacherous game of cat and mouse, the trial looms closer and the stakes get higher.

Berlin International Film Festival, 2009

San Francisco International Film Festival, 2009

Seattle International Film Festival, 2009

Udine Far East Film Festival (Italy), 2009

Puchon International Film Festival (South Korea), 2009
Special Mention, Best Director

Shanghai International Film Festival, 2009

By the director of

The Viral Factor 
The Stool Pigeon

“Unquestionably the finest Asian action film since South Korea’s The Chaser“

“A major return to form by genre helmer Dante Lam”
VARIETY

“With The Beast Stalker [...] Lam is now officially a member of the Hong Kong elite.”
TWITCH

“Glossy, flashily directed [...] with a spectacular three-way car crash”
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
 

Dante Lam
2008 | Hong Kong | Action, Thriller | 109'

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