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林家棟 1967-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 179 publications in 5 languages and 2,444 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Gangster films  Police films  Crime films  Martial arts films  Biographical films  History  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by 林家棟
Wu jian dao by Weiqiang Liu( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chan Wing Yan is a hard-nosed veteran cop sent undercover to infiltrate the notorious Triad crime ring. An expert at bringing down violent crime syndicates, Chan thinks it's going to be a routine mission. What he's not prepared for is the discovery that the Triad's boss has [also] planted a mole in the police department ... and now Chan is being hunted down. In this battle of wills, only one cop can win!"--Container
Ye wen = Ip man by Weixin Ye( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this bio-pic, Ip Man, one of the earliest Wing Chun martial arts exponents credited to have propagated its popularity, gets portrayed as the best of the best in 1930's Fo Shan, China, where the bustling city has its own Martial Arts Street where countless of martial arts schools have set up shop to fuel the craze of kung fu training. With each new school, the master will pay their respects to Ip Man and to challenge him to a duel. IpMan, an aristrocrat who spends most of his quality time behind closed doors, so as not to damage his opponents' reputation nor embarrass them in public. His humility is his virtue, and his style is never violent or aggressive, which often gets assumed and mistaken for being effeminate since Wing Chun after was founded by a woman."--Container
Hei she hui 2. Election 2 by Tianle Gu( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A second-tiered member vying aggressively for the position of godfather is restrained by the current mob boss, who isn't officially eligible for reelection, which leads to a bloody and cutthroat battle of wills between the two men. The film is the the third installemt of a trilogy, along with Triad underworld and Election
Feng bao( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Chinese and Vietnamese and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well armed crew of seasoned criminals heist another bank and armored car with high-powered weapons. Police Chief Liu understands he must now use extreme tactics to stop the criminals
Tian xia wu zei = A world without thieves by Xiaogang Feng( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bo (Andy Lau), a master pickpocket, and Li (Rene Li), a femme fatale grifter are partners in crime and passion. The couple swindle their way across China until one day Li suddenly decides to call it quits. It is at this crossroad in their lives and relationship that they run into Fu Gen, a naive and wealthy peasant in a train station and begin a journey that will alter their fates forever."--Container
Fu chou = Vengeance by Johnny To( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Costello is a world-weary but dapper gourmet chef who clearly has violence in his past when he enlists the help of hired assassins to enact his bloody revenge on the Chinese gangsters who killed his daughter's family
Hei she hui = Election by Naihai You( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Wo Shing Triad, the oldest gang in Hong Kong, the senior members elect a younger boss as their chairman every two years. This time, lines are divided and war starts when the voting doesn't go how it should
Wen que = Sparrow by Johnny To( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in Chinese and German and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is business as usual for a group of pickpockets until a mystery woman appears and changes everything. Is she a fellow thief longing to join the group or does she have a hidden agenda? Includes, interviews; premiere footage; and featurette
Shen tan = Mad detective by Johnny To( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bun is an outcast detective who always seems to crack the case despite having some rather serious personality flaws. When Bun slices off his ear and offers it up as a gift at a party staged to honor one of his superiors, he is promptly forced into early retirement. Subsequently withdrawn into his own world and tormented by the specters of his former vocation, Bun finds his unique ability to see the hidden personalities and inner demons of everyone he meets nearly driving him to insanity. As a policeman Bun's gift of second sight helped him to solve some of the department's most difficult cases, but now that the visions serve no purpose, they simply serve to erode his already fragile sense of reality. Yet despite Bun's bad reputation, ambitious inspector Ho still believes in him
Z storm( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elite police investigation unit uncovers the biggest financial scam in Hong Kong's history, ensnaring them all in a web of deception, greed, sex, power, and fear
Tong yan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of friends find themselves stranded in Thailand after unexpected airport closures. The only place with vacancies is an old, run-down hotel. As they uncover the history beneath the walls, they're slowly drawn into its horrific past. The more dark, sinister things they see, the more their minds and bodies are taken over by the hotel's permanent residents, making it harder to get out alive! Special features: behind the scenes with interviews of cast and crew, plus a trailer gallery
Che shou( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overconfident rookie in the Stealth Riders division, a secret police unit consisting of the best drivers on the force that take down criminals in the drag racing underworld, teams up with his veteran partner to take on a legendary escape driver who has never been caught. As they put together a strategic plan to take this criminal down they put the pedal to the metal in a death defying showdown with only their cars as weapons
Tong meng qi yuan = Wait 'til you're older( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kwong (Howard Sit) is a young boy who lives with his father (Felix Wong) and stepmother (Karen Mok). He blames his stepmother for the suicide of his mother 3 years earlier and continually runs away from home. One day, while walking to school, he meets an eccentric old man (Feng Xiaogang) in the park who accidentally pours a magic potion he has created down a drain. The next day, a huge tree has grown from a seedling in the drain. Kwong goes to the man's house and steals the potion, falling and breaking it as he tries to run away. Some of the potion enters a cut in his hand, and the next day he wakes up to find he has grown to the age of 20 overnight. Kwong (Andy Lau) is thrilled that he has become an adult and is able to finally run away from home without being recognized. As he gets older each day, he learns more about being an adult and about the situations of those around him."--Wikipedia
Long feng dou by Johnny To( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anamorphic widescreen. A tale of jealousy and rekindled love
Cold war( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Asia's safest city, the police have long been untouchable. Approaching midnight in Hong Kong, police headquarters receives an anonymous call: a fully loaded police van carrying the force's most advanced equipment and five highly trained officers has disappeared off the grid. The hijackers possess direct knowledge of police procedures and are already several steps ahead. Rival Deputy Commissioners Sean Lau and Waise Lee fight to take charge of the rescue operation, code named COLD WAR. For them, there's much more at stake than the safety of the hostages or the reputation of the police. With the Commissioner stepping down in two and a half years, the seat will soon be vacant. COLD WAR will decide who climbs to the top. Lau and Lee are aware that every decision is crucial, that each minute counts. But as they execute a carefully planned attack, they know they've become unwitting pawns in a bigger, more dangerous game
Zhi yue liang = Paper moon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of "Paper Moon" is inspired by the popular TV series "The Iron Lady", which has won 5 Golden Awards. Chen Tiansong, from a poor family which produces kites, had a crush on Gao Shiqin, a girl from a wealthy family, who later became the iron lady. The pure love between the young couple subsequently led to a romantic yet bitter end. Tiansong suppressed his feelings for Shiqin by making kites until he met Gao Manhua. In order to search for the first love who had hurt her mother, Manhua came all the way to Kelantan. The arrival of Manhua stirs up the emotions of Tiansong--she reminds of the fond memories with Shiqin. Tiansong is somewhat frustrated with the entanglement with Manhua and feels perplexed at times because Manhua looks exactly like Shiqin. What's the true motive of Manhua finding Tiansong? Will Tiansong fall for Manhua, as if fate gives him a second chance to fall in love again?--Container
Chu Aiji ji = Exodus by Otto Preminger( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A contemporary re-telling of the Book of Exodus, set in a near-future Margate, England. Moses lives in the Promised Land with his father, the populist politician Pharoah, who has ordered that all undesirables should live in a shanty town called Dreamland. Upon reaching adulthood Moses discovers the truth of his birth mother, a poor Romany woman from Dreamland. He visits the town but tragedy strikes when he kills a guard and he is forced to become one of the Dreamlanders. However in time Moses will lead a radical campaign to liberate the people of Dreamland and so begins the Exodus."--Container
Ji dong bu dui. Tactical unit( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"4 mobsters from mainland are on the way to an armed robbery and they meet up Sam and May from the PTU. The PTU is beaten up and 4 mobsters excape. In order to get rid of his debtor, Police officer Fatty moves to a motel and becomes very close to 4 residents next door. They are actually the 4 mobsters and invite Fatty to join their project. Fatty feels he has been given up by his teammates and families, at the moment his conscience becomes unclear. In the confrontation between PTU and the mobsters, how will he decide his path?"
Tou qi = The first 7th night( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A depressed driver, a mysterious passenger, a poor woman, a touching past and an unknown forbidden land ... like one piece after another of a lost puzzle, together it creates a suspenseful and touching story that is full of twists and turns. Taxi drive map King accepts an order that no one is willing to take. The destination is a Spring Thunder Hotel that has been abandoned for 33 years. Mysterious passenger Siu Ma drives his light truck and asks Map Wong to be his guide with a high offer. When they successfully arrive at the destination he would pay Map King even higher salary. Siu Ma is surprised that Map King is rather familiar with the direction of Spring Thunder Hotel. On the way Map King and the just as strange Siu Ma have too much knowledge of what happened then at the Spring Thunder Hotel. Yet they are unwilling to talk about it freely. After arriving Siu Ma says that the mission has been completed and gives the goods on the truck to Map King. When Map King opens the merchandise
A-1 tou tiao( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fu chou = Vengeance
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Gordon Lam Chinees acteur

Gordon Lam Hong Kong actor

Lam, Gordon 1967-

Lam, Ka Tung 1967-

گوردون لام

임가동

林家棟

林家棟 1967-

林家棟 香港演員

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