Episode 1 -- Police Story (1985)

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We hope you're all well and safe in these troubled times. 

In the first actual episode of Heroic Purgatory, John and Jason talk about Jackie Chan's seminal action-comedy, Police Story (1985). Considered to be one of the best action films of all time, Police Story was the first among many films that would catapult Jackie into international stardom. 

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Alternative opening

Mall fight scene

South China Morning Post Article

Stunts of Hong Kong Cinema

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