老炮儿) (previously known asFading Wave) is a 2015 Chinese crime drama film directed by Guan Hu and written by Dong Runnian. It stars Feng Xiaogang , Zhang Hanyu , Xu Qing , Li Yifeng and Kris Wu .The film closed the 72nd Venice International Film Festival in an out-of-competition screening.Main cast member Feng Xiaogang and Li Yifeng are scheduled to attend the festival on Sept 12, 2015. Mr. Six was selected to be screened in the Special Presentations section of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival .Mr. Sixwas released on December 24, 2015 in China.
Best Actor Award at the 52nd Golden Horse Awards for his performance inMr. Six.
tells of a 50-or-so-year-old street punk called “Mr. Six” who has reigned over the Beijing streets as the neighbourhood kingpin for many years. One day, he comes to know his son Xiaobo is in dispute with a well-connected young drag-racing street gang leader, Xiaofei. Mr. Six steps up to help defend him. He attempts to settle the debts of his son by relying on his old school rules and by the help of his old friends. Though things don't go as expected, Mr. Six and his son are in deep trouble. Meanwhile, he is diagnosed with coronary artery disease . In his attempt to standby his principle, he wages war against the opposing group. Mr. Six's old gang members who are in different places come to join with him. In the end, the son is shown well and running an open-bar as he promised. His gang members are bailed out from jail by their own group influence. The opposing gang members leader is heard through the news as arrested.Mr. Sixis shown no more.