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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


  2. Lo Kin


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  1. Sylvia Chang

    Sylvia Chang


  2. Eddie Chen

    Eddie Chen

    Eddie Wong

  3. Kent Cheng

    Kent Cheng

  4. Simon Yam

    Simon Yam

    Lousy Wong

  5. Elaine Jin

    Elaine Jin


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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


Original Language Cantonese

Runtime 1h 27m

Budget -

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