Apr 20, 2015
Andrew Lau has a very obvious formula for making comic book adaptations and it’s one that is ultimately not very satisfying.
Mar 14, 2015
The film though has some good special effects and does retain a certain entertainment value, but it stands as a masterclass in the way a director’s lack of self-control can hinder a film’s progress.
Mar 9, 2015
With a clearly impressive budget and a star-studded cast, it is to be expected that the film is padded out and not always as engrossing as it should have been.
Jun 1, 2015
‘The Storm Riders’ is a film that all Hong Kong film fans will want to watch for its reputation. Whether or not it’ll stay in the viewer’s mind much longer after the final credits role is a different matter.