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A happily married graphic designer discovers his wife's adultery with a man who dresses up in woman's white fish-net stockings. He is shocked into killing them and starts on a rampage murder. He looms at night under the disguise of a woman with an urge to kill whenever he sees a woman wearing white fish-net stockings. After killing several innocent victims, he zeroes in on a female disc jockey who hosts a midnight to dawn radio show.

  1. Po-Chih Leong

    Director

  2. Lo Kin

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sylvia Chang

    Sylvia Chang

    Cissy

  2. Eddie Chen

    Eddie Chen

    Eddie Wong

  3. Kent Cheng

    Kent Cheng

  4. Simon Yam

    Simon Yam

    Lousy Wong

  5. Elaine Jin

    Elaine Jin

    Suzie

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He Lives by Night

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Original Title 夜驚魂

Status Released

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  • May 8, 1982
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Original Language Cantonese

Runtime 1h 27m

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