Where is Kirk Wong ?

Where is Kirk Wong ? One of the great filmmakers of Hong Kong, with films such as GUNMEN or CRIME STORY, the latter being a superb early specimen of a “serious Jackie Chan” movie, Wong followed Tsui Hark, Ringo Lam and John Woo in their temporary migration to Hollywood, directing the Mark Wahlberg-starrer THE BIG HIT in 1998. After that his last film was the 2000 TV movie THE DISCIPLES, starring Ice-T, and he didn’t even sign it with his name, preferring the usual “Alan Smithee” credit of shame. (more…)