Starring Mark Wahlberg, Ric Young, Paul Ben-Victor, Jon Kit Lee, Andrew Pang and Elizabeth Lindsey, "The Corruptor" (also known as "Corruptor - Im Zeichen der Korruption", "The corruptor - indagine a Chinatown", "The Corruptor - indagine a Chinatown") is an Action/Crime/Drama/Mystery/Thriller film directed by James Foley, released in the USA on March 12 of 1999.
No law. No rules. No justice. [translation Dutch tagline]
Who is the director of "The Corruptor":
The Corruptor was directed by James Foley, an American director, actor, and writer.
Before The Corruptor, James Foley had directed The Chamber, released in 1996, Fear (1996), Two Bits (1995), Glengarry Glen Ross (1992), After Dark, My Sweet (1990), and Who's That Girl? (1987). Since, he directed Confidence, released in 2003.
What was the release date of "The Corruptor":
The Corruptor was initially released on Friday, March 12, 1999, in the United States. Also released on Friday, March 12, 1999 have been Baby Geniuses (dir. Bob Clark), Forces of Nature (dir. Bronwen Hughes), The Deep End of the Ocean (dir. Ulu Grosbard), and The Rage: Carrie 2 (dir. Katt Shea). This was twenty (20) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, May 21, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 14, 1999 in France; Thursday, July 01, 1999 in Germany; Friday, June 11, 1999 in Italy; Friday, June 04, 1999 in Spain; Thursday, May 06, 1999 in Australia and on Saturday, April 08, 2000 in Japan.
What is the cast of "The Corruptor":
At the casting of The Corruptor we find Mark Wahlberg, previously seen in The Big Hit (1998) and Traveller (1997); Ric Young (Seven Years in Tibet (1997), Booty Call (1997)); Paul Ben-Victor (A Civil Action (1998), Point Blank (1998)) [ more... ]
- Olivia Yap and Ric Young, Bill Macdonald also worked together in Booty Call, released in 1997.
- Bill Macdonald and Beau Starr can be seen in Mercy, released in 2000.
What is the Storyline of "The Corruptor":
NYPD Lieutenant Nick Chen (Chow) is head of the Asian Gang Unit. His job is to keep the peace in Chinatown from a turf war that has broken out between the Triads and the Fukienese Dragons, a problem complicated by the fact that he is also an informant for the Tongs under "uncle" Benny Chan (Chan) and his lieutenant Henry Lee (Young). After a bombing in downtown Chinatown in broad daylight, Chen is reluctantly teamed up with Danny Wallace (Wahlberg), who is unaware of this situation. Wallace was also [...]
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