Quentin Tarantino acknowledged Chow Yun Fat
in his script for 'Reservoir Dogs'
A lot of the stylistic direction from the mexican standoff scene was used in 'Reservoir...'
Actor Elvis Tsui was in 'Rich And Famous II' and also starred in cult martial arts movie Shao Lin yu Wu Dang (Shao Lin vs. Wu Dang)
Lam followed this movie up with 'Prison On Fire' (also starring Yun) and the controversial 'School On Fire'
Ringo Lam's career in America has seen him direct a number of Jean Claude Van Damme movies.