“Romeo Must Die” quotes(2000)
Plot – Oakland dock's traffics are controlled by two families in perpetual conflict, the Asian one and the African-American one. Their balance is very precarious and competition is always lurking. When the Asian leader's son is killed, a war starts out and Han, his elder brother, starts to investigate. He's threatened by the African-American gang and by the real killers. He meets Trish, the African-Americans leader's daughter. Han plans with her to trace the real culprits, then he has a tough confrontation with his father. Finally the police arrives and everything is restored. Trish and Han go away together.
All actors – Jet Li, Aaliyah, Isaiah Washington, Russell Wong, Delroy Lindo, D.B. Woodside, Henry O, Jon Kit Lee, Edoardo Ballerini, Anthony Anderson, DMX, Matthew Harrisonshow all
“Romeo Must Die” Quotes 12 quotes
“Guns don't kill people, people kill people.”
“- Kai: Your brother wasn't suited to lead. He didn't have the discipline.
- Han Sing: That's why you killed him.
- Kai: That's why I had to.”
“- Trish: Is it true what they say about Hong Kong?
- Han Sing: What's that?
- Trish: You know, all you guys do Kung Fu.
- Han Sing: Of course. State law.”
“- Isaak: Mr. Sing... with all due respect, there is no way in the world that anybody in my camp would be foolish enough to touch your family, any more than anybody in your camp would be stupid enough to touch mine. It just wouldn't happen.
- Ch'u Sing: Our business venture will continue.
- Isaak: I'm pleased to hear that, thank you.”
“For you, killing your son was like running over a dog in the street. Just something in your way.”
“Even fake wars have casualties.”
“- Han Sing: I can't hit a girl.
- Trish: Look, I don't know how it is in China, but in America if a girl is kicking your ass you do not have to be a gentleman.”
“I'll let fate decide what to do with you. If the police don't get you, the other Chinese families will. Do what you will father, but this time no one will go to prison for you.”