Cine Asia brings ELITE FORCE: OPERATION MEKONG to the UK
13 February 2017
Hotly anticipated, Cine Asia is thrilled to announce its next release will be Dante Lam’s action extravaganza, ELITE FORCE: OPERATION MEKONG.
Elite Force: Operation Mekong from acclaimed director Dante Lam (Beast Stalker, Unbeatable), was a staggering box office hit in China last year, amassing a total of 170m USD from its home territory alone. With this, the film well surpassed already strong expectations, and proved to be the high budget underdog of the year. Cine Asia is excited to offer UK audiences a chance to see why the film’s great success is amply justified.
Adrenaline pumped and hard hitting, Dante Lam’s latest film narrative presents the ultimate takedown of a major crime ring, by a small but unrelenting crime combatant team. Cine Asia is proud to welcome back to screens rising action star Eddie Peng, fresh off his captivating performance in Call of Heroes. Eddie Peng (Rise of The Legend), takes a leading role as Fang Xinwu, an intelligence officer in desperate pursuit of the drug trafficking ring, driven from having seem the impacts of the drugs first hand. He partners with the bold but volatile Captain of the narcotics task force, Gao Gang (Hanyu Zhang, Assembly), and together with a specialist team, they embark on a death-defying mission against the Golden Triangle’s most ruthless drug lords.
Other key cast includes actors Ken Lo (Kill Zone 2), Carl Ng (New Police Story), Pawarith Monkolpisit (Bangkok Dangerous) and Jonathan Wu (Black Mirror). With ferocious action direction from Wei Tung (Bodyguards and Assassins, Saving General Yang), Elite Force: Operation Mekong brings an explosive tale of comradeship and conquest.