Life Is Cheap... But Toilet Paper Is Expensive


1h 29m 1989

Brief Synopsis

The hero, a nameless Asian-American courier, descends on Hong Kong in search of the recipient of a mysterious valise.

Film Details

Also Known As
Life Is Cheap...
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Action
Comedy
Thriller
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
SLVLITE
Location
Hong Kong

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 29m

Synopsis

The hero, a nameless Asian-American courier, descends on Hong Kong in search of the recipient of a mysterious valise.

Film Details

Also Known As
Life Is Cheap...
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Action
Comedy
Thriller
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
SLVLITE
Location
Hong Kong

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 29m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1990

Released in United States August 1990

Released in United States May 1990

Released in United States November 1990

Released in United States November 2, 1990

Released in United States October 1989

Released in United States September 14, 1990

Released in United States September 1989

Released in United States Summer August 24, 1990

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12 & 15, 1990.

Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 11-26, 1990.

Shown at International Festival of Asian Film, New York City October 26 & 28, 1989.

Shown at London Film Festival November 8-25, 1990.

Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 30-May 13, 1990.

Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 15 & 16, 1989.

Released in United States May 1990 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 12 & 15, 1990.)

Released in United States August 1990 (Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 11-26, 1990.)

Released in United States Summer August 24, 1990

Released in United States September 1989 (Shown at Toronto Festival of Festivals September 15 & 16, 1989.)

Released in United States 1990 (Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 30-May 13, 1990.)

Released in United States September 14, 1990 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States October 1989 (Shown at International Festival of Asian Film, New York City October 26 & 28, 1989.)

Released in United States November 1990 (Shown at London Film Festival November 8-25, 1990.)

Released in United States November 2, 1990 (Chicago)