Production begins this week in New York
Andrew Lau and Andrew Loo are directing with Martin Scorsese exec producing. IM Global’s genre label Octane is fully financing.
The film is also “presented by” Scorsese. The director’s “The Departed” was based on Lau’s “Infernal Affairs.”
“Revenge of the Green Dragons” is adapted from Fredric Dannen’s New Yorker article, which chronicles a murder investigation involving the New York-based Green Dragons gang.
Liotta plays the lead New York detective responsible for investigating the gang.