The ForeignerDVD - 2018
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
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VaughanPLDonnalee Jun 04, 2018
I have enjoyed many Jackie Chan films a lot, but this one is a bit of a slog to get through. It is very grim, very bleak. None of the main characters are likeable. Even Jackie Chan, who is usually so charismatic, is very somber and stony here. He plays a vigilante, out for justice for his mur... Read More »
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Quan Ngoc Minh: Politicians and terrorists, they are just 2 ends of the same snake.
Quan Ngoc Minh: What's the difference?
Liam Hennessy: There is a difference.
Liam Hennessy: One end bites and the other doesn't.
IRA politics and terrorism are different ends of the same snake. Whichever end you grab, you still grab a snake.
-It makes a great deal of difference which end you grab, because one end will bite.
How long have you been in this country, Mr. Quan?
-Since 1984. I'm a British citizen.
You were born in Guangxi, China.
-Yes. I'm Chinese Nung. I work in Saigon after the war. We escaped to Singapore. Then we immigrate here.
There's a lot of support for their actions amongst the younger ranks.
-Hotheads. Hotheads who don't remember, or know any better.
You were once one of those hotheads, Liam.
-Aye. Long ago, when it was the only way. And what did it give us? More graves than I care to remember.
She said he was a Chinaman?
-Affirmative. About 60 years old.
One ol' man running circles around the lot of us. Why is it so hard?
I remember a time when you would've dealt with this, properly, and other things, too. But those days are gone.
I've half the city looking for him. When he surfaces in Belfast, we'll find him.
Christ Almighty, are you dumb and blind? An old man making fools out of the lot of you, and he's still running around out there, for God's sake. You are four men. Four.
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