Jul 5, 2023
The few moments of promise at the beginning do not last long and the occasional flashes of action are merely there to trick us into sitting through the whole thing.
Mar 10, 2015
Martial arts, magic and bizarre creatures are blended together seamlessly, with expert direction.
May 1, 2015
This is the definitive comedy horror, which coupled with Sammo Hung’s own ‘Encounter Of The Spooky Kind’ provide the two greatest examples of the genre, and therefore should not be missed.
May 5, 2015
Anyone searching for a traditional kung-fu flick that is filled with sublime choreography need look no further than this.
May 11, 2015
The three female stars are simply flawless with each offering a different aspect to the film’s overall feel.
May 19, 2015
While ‘Rosa’ isn’t one of the best action-comedies to come out of Hong Kong in the 80’s, it is still a constantly watchable one.
Apr 23, 2015
This is a real love it or hate it kind of movie and while I found it to be extremely amusing and entertaining, I have only given it 3 out of 5 as it is not likely to be viewed more than a couple of times.
May 10, 2015
While not offering the very finest of Sammo’s work, ‘The Owl Vs Bombo’ is an entertaining and worthwhile slice of 80’s Hong Kong cinema.
Sep 1, 2019
Despite having all of the benefits of being made under the Shaw Brothers’ banner – solid production values and a notable cast – this is insipid film-making.