Well Go USA has announced that they are adding Jing Wong’s The Last Tycoon (2012) to their upcoming slate of Blu-ray releases. The film stars action superstar Yun-Fat Chow, Xiaoming Huang, Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Francis Ng, and Quan Yuan. The Last Tycoon is currently available for pre-order online and will be available in stores everywhere beginning on September 17th.
From Hong Kong action superstar Chow Yun-Fat and powerhouse director Jing Wong comes a story of the rise and fall of real-life gangster Cheng Daqi, spanning 30 tumultuous years in Shanghai. For Cheng, innocence and young love are shattered by circumstance, wrongful imprisonment, murder, and escape. He finds himself in the crime gangs of Shanghai and apprenticed to the local “tycoon” (Sammo Hung). As the years pass, Cheng rises to the upper echelons of power and finds himself torn between the love of two women, the murderous plots of the secret service, and the looming threat of war that may destroy the entire city.
The Blu-ray will include several special features, including:
- Original Trailer
- “The Making of The Last Tycoon” featurette