No Risk, No Gain

No Risk, No Gain

Film poster
Traditional 至尊計狀元才
Simplified 至尊计状元才
Mandarin Zhì Zūn Jì Zhuàng Yuán Cái
Cantonese Zi3 Zyun1 Gai3 Zong4 Jyun4 Coi4
Directed by Jimmy Heung
Taylor Wong
Produced by Wong Jing
Written by Wong Jing
Starring Alan Tam
Andy Lau
Natalis Chan
Chen Song-yong
Michelle Reis
May Lo
Christine Ng
Shing Fui-On
Anthony Wong
Music by Lowell Lo
Sherman Chow
Cinematography David Chung
Edited by Robert Choi
Distributed by Newport Entertainment
Release dates
  • 5 April 1990 (1990-04-05)
Running time
108 minutes
Country Hong Kong
Language Cantonese
Box office HK$19,078,746

No Risk, No Gain is 1990 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Jimmy Heung and Taylor Wong and starring Alan Tam, Andy Lau and Natalis Chan. This film is the second installment of Casino Raiders.


Cheung San-ho forces Ray to Macau to compete with him in gambling and has Ray to go to Macau to wait for his arrival. Coming back from the United States to Hong Kong in search of his cousin, he was swindled by con artists Big Dee and Leslie Mo, whom take his gambling stake and VIP card (an identification given from Cheung to Ray). The two counterfeit Ray's supreme identity (Leslie acts as Ray while Big Dee acts as his bodyguard) to Macau for gambling. Not long later, Ray catches up and catches them, but decided to let Leslie to impersonate him. Unexpectedly, Yeung Sing and Yeung Chun has evil intentions, planning to murder the three of them, and then frame Cheung. When Yeung Sing brings his three henchmen to kill them, Yeung Chun and Cheung arrives and Chun kills Sing. Cheung apologises to Ray for this incident, while Ray suggests Big Dee and Leslie to take part in the gambling competition, which Cheung agrees. During the final round of the competition, due to Cheung and Ray's rivalry for snipe and the clam, it allows Big Dee to get all the spoils of a small card to become the big winner. But after the game, Yeung Chun reveals his true self: he wanted to takes his boss Cheung's spot and hires Big Fool to kill him, but Big Fool did not listen to Chun because he is actually Ray's longtime friend. In the end, Yeung Chun gets his punishment. After that, Ray returns to the United States while Big Dee makes a deal with him that in a year later, he will truly beat Ray again at the gambling table.


Theme song

Box office

The film grossed HK$19,078,746 at the Hong Kong box office during its theatrical run form 5 April to 26 April 1990 in Hong Kong

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