Protégé (Hongkong)

Undercover officer Nick had spent the last seven years penetrating into the core of a drug ring working his way up from a street dealer post to the managerial position handling cargo deliveries for Kwan (Andy Lau) - the biggest player in the local heroin market.

When the ailing Kwan makes Nick his protégé, Nick could not but sway before money and power and starts to perform his role like a real drug trafficker. This, together with his affair with heroin-addict Jane, causes Nick to becomes more and more confused about his true identity, and eventually leads to a disastrous end.

The film begins with a scene in a dark isolated rundown apartment building, showing a heroin mother Jane [Zhang Jingchu} addict living poorly with her young daughter. The scene then forwards to the prespective of Officer Nick (Daniel Wu) who is suffering from loneliness just after completing an undercover assignment. He recalls the entire story as to what happened and the events to lead to his emptiness. By

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Protégé (2007)