May 1, 1995 May 1, 1995 Jian-Wa takes a job at a restaurant whose owner is being squeezed because developers want to build a mall on the property. In the series, Jian-Wa is constantly on the run from ruthless Federal Agent Dan Sandler , the direct superior to the agents he killed in the two-hour films. I was pretty amazed that such sophisticated looking actor can do such good kung-fu action. White Powder Ma: George Kee Cheung. Since seeing this series, I started to look for Russel Wong's name on movies, and I'd say that I haven't been disappointed too often when he shows up to do his kung-fu action. Agent Judith Phillips was a member of Sandler's team who was convinced that Jian-Wa was innocent throughout all the guilt he displayed, and she gradually became his ally. Written by This was the series that introduced me to the martial arts of Russel Wong.
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They come with high quality disc-art, box-art, interacticive menus and they're factory sealed. Please do not contact AllMovie about the status of data corrections; we don't control which data is corrected or how long it takes to apply corrections, and we can't move up your correction in priority or within a specific time frame. After a while, one of the brothers pursues a musical career while the other gets entangled in a criminal organisation. You may submit artist- and movie-related corrections to the Rovi data team by following the steps on this page. . AllMovie expands with each day as we add new content. Kirschenbauer Two students Jian-Wa and Wago in the Peoples Republic of China are forced to flee out of China after having taken part in a protest action for freedom reference is made to the fights at Tiananmen Square in 1989.
As such, the series maintained good mixture of scenes outside of Asian habitats, and wasn't confined only to say the Chinese community or China town as the back ground of story line. He looks like a yuppie from Silicon Valley or a stock broker in Wall Street, but when he starts moving, oh, look out! Russel Wong did carry his part well which I'm sure helped expand his career. Add plot description Add cast with characters Add other production credits director, editor, etc. Starting as a series of four made for television movies in , the series debuted on January 16, 1995. Changes to written content like reviews and biographies, tagged metadata like Genres, Styles, Moods, Themes and Similar Movies, as well as information about credits, movie posters and movie trailers are provided by our data provider, Rovi. Jian-wa travels to the south and finds that hatred comes in all forms as a group of racist whites feud with harmless vietnamesse fishermen.
May 8, 1995 May 8, 1995 Jian-Wa infiltrates a Chinese gang---one that happens to be headed by his nemesis, the General. Jian-wa decides to side with the vietnamesse and help them defend themselves. Cast Cast overview, first billed only:. The road at the end of the movie is where I directed traffic out of the lot and back on to Messick Road. Full Show Summary Two students Jian-Wa and Wago in the Peoples Republic of China are forced to flee out of China after having taken part in a protest action for freedom reference is made to the fights at Tiananmen Square in 1989.
They come to America, and try to build up a new life. If the plots were little more action oriented, like some of Chow Yun Fat's Hong Kong movies, this series would have been even better. That blue boathouse is a relic and hasn't been used in nearly a decade. Picking up where it left off, Jian-Wa has left L. They come to America, and try to build up a new life.
While hitchhiking, Jian-Wa gets a lift from two brothers Stephen Ramsey and Steve Larson ---who happen to be killers on a crime spree looking for a hostage. He and his brother Wago escaped to the ; he pursued his music while Wago became drawn to a life of organized crime. If you notice what you believe to be an error or have an addition to make, please indicate so in the applicable areas below. This series was unique in that an Asian actors were the main feature of the story. Date Aired Vanishing Son Episodes Season 1 28 February 1994 18 July 1994 25 July 1994 10 October 1994 Season 2 16 January 1995 23 January 1995 30 January 1995 06 February 1995 13 February 1995 20 February 1995 27 February 1995 06 March 1995 13 March 1995 20 March 1995 24 April 1995 01 May 1995 08 May 1995. The series was ground-breaking for the casting of an male in an attractive leading-man role.
March 20, 1995 March 20, 1995 Jian-Wa has the misfortune of taking a job at a stable that has a shady trainer Forry Smith ---and Agent Phillips Stephanie Niznik on its client list. If you can cite the source of your information, that would be a great help to our data team. This put her at great odds with Sandler. Synopsis starred as Jian-Wa Chang, a musician who escaped from the after being involved in a student demonstration against the government. In the series, Jian-Wa is constantly on the run from ruthless Federal Agent Dan Sandler Jason Adams , the direct superior to the agents killed in the two-hour films. For other feedback please visit our.