May 3, 2015
‘My Father Is A Hero’ provides some adrenalin pumping set-pieces, notably a classic scene where Li takes on a dozen of the villain’s lackies with a pair of tonfa.
May 19, 2015
The action is far superior to that of any American made film on ten times the budget, and shows Chan at his best shortly after the excellent ‘Drunken Master 2’.
May 21, 2015
With a startling visual style and innovative action aplenty, ‘Saviour Of The Soul’ ranks among the very best of the Hong Kong fantasy genre.
May 23, 2015
If you’re a fan of Biao or Sammo, this will make an unremarkable, but enjoyable addition to your collection; if you’re indifferent to either, the chances are you will feel the same about this film.
Mar 14, 2015
You’d expect a film with Sammo in would have something special in the action department, but even this is very average and certainly not up to his usual quality.
Mar 21, 2015
The final word therefore is that ‘The Greatest Lover’ is certainly worth catching, but there are simply too many annoyances for this to be anything special.
Mar 22, 2015
There’s some well-developed comic moments that certainly raise the odd smile, while the atmosphere is infectious.
Nov 3, 2016
‘The Top Bet’ is that very parochial fusion of gambling and ‘nonsense comedy’ (mo lei tau) that many of us are still baffled by after all of these years.