Sinopsis movie G Storm is a 2021
G Storm is a 2021 Hong Kong action thriller film directed by David Lam. The fifth and final installment in a pentalogy, preceded by Z Storm (2014), S Storm (2016), L Storm (2018) and P Storm (2019), the film stars Louis Koo returning as ICAC investigator William Luk, who investigates a case in the Immigration Department which links to an international human trafficking ring. The film was released on 31 December 2021.
Filming for G Storm commenced in December 2019. On 16 December 2019, filming of an explosion scene took place in Tsim Sha Tsui which featured cast members Louis Koo, Julian Cheung, Kevin Cheng, Jessica Hsuan, Bosco Wong and Deno Cheung along with over 100 extra actors. Production for the film was paused beginning in January 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and did not resume until June 2020.
Production officially wrapped up by the end of June. As a result of the pandemic, filming of two major scenes which include an international conference and a large scale gunfight that was set to be filmed in Southeast Asia had to be cancelled and be shot in Hong Kong instead.
G Storm was theatrically released on 31 December 2021 in Hong Kong.
Edmund Lee of the South China Morning Post gave the film a score of 2/5 stars, criticising the film’s slack story and illogical screenplay.
Louis Koo as William Luk (陸志廉), principal investigator of the Independent Commission Against Corruption (Hong Kong) (ICAC).
Julian Cheung as Lau Po-keung (劉保強), chief inspector of the VIP Protection Unit (Hong Kong) (VIPPU) who was formerly part of the Joint Financial Intelligence Unit (JFIU).
Kevin Cheng as Kenny Ching (程德明), an ICAC investigator.
Jessica Hsuan as Emma Pong (龐愛瑪), Chief Justice of Asia.
Bosco Wong as Ching Fei-hung (程非熊), Kenny Ching’s younger brother who is a corrupt officer Customs and Excise Department (Hong Kong).
Michael Tse as Siu Cheuk-ngah (肖卓亞), the mastermind behind the international human trafficking ring.
Rosyam Nor as King, a former drug dealer who is now the leader of the international human trafficking ring and Siu’s second in command.
Louis Cheung as Wong Luk-lam (王藍祿), Luk’s friend whom he met in prison and later becomes an informant for Luk.
Anika Sheng as Tammy Tam (譚美莉), an ICAC officer and Luk’s subordinate.
Dada Chan as Donut Ma (馬冬娜), Wong Luk-lam’s wife.
Lo Hoi-pang as Kenny and Ching Fei-hung’s father.
Babyjohn Choi as Cel Siu (蕭光漢), an ICAC officer and Luk’s subordinate.
Deno Cheung as Wong Hoi-leung (黃海良), an ICAC officer and Luk’s subordinate.
Toby Chan as Cindy Lee (李慧雅), inspector of JFIU and Lau’s subordinate.
Ding Haifeng as Hong Liang (洪亮), director of China’s Anti-Corruption Bureau.
Monna Liu as Ding Rou (丁柔), an investigator of the Supreme People’s Procuratorate.
Eddie Kwan as Yu Sir (余Sir), director of investigation of the ICAC.