John Woo's Once a Thief | 1996
Telefilm based on the 1991 feature film of the same title written and directed by John Woo. A Hong Kong crime family consists of two adopted siblings, Li Ann Tsei and Mac Ramsey, one blood sibling, Michael Tang, and their father, the Godfather. Li Ann and Mac were orphans taken in and trained at a young age by the Godfather. However, they no longer want to serve in his criminal gang and escape to attempt a new life. Members of the crime family vow to hunt down the pair for their disloyalty. With the promise of protection, they join an international crime-fighting unit based in Canada and are teamed with an ex-cop, Victor Mansfield.