Aug 25, 2017
Ringo Lam in the director’s chair should ensure a film that is at least cohesive. ‘Sky On Fire’ shows that this faith in the film-maker may be currently under review as this incredulous action thriller is a messy, wildly inconsistent affair.
Apr 13, 2015
There’s no doubt then that ‘The Log’ has qualities that recommend it, though it never reaches the heights that Chiu’s admirers would demand.
Apr 21, 2015
An interesting premise is given a reasonable treatment by experienced director Herman Yau and well-played by a very capable cast.
May 18, 2015
The two Dereks have provided viewers with a down-to-earth story of sadness that firmly keeps the attention until the final credits roll.
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.
Jul 21, 2018
There’s enough spooky set-pieces, riotous comedy and bare flesh on show to keep even the most mercurial of Hong Kong genre fans entertained.
Jun 22, 2015
Indebted to ‘The Sixth Sense’ it may be, but ‘Visible Secret’ eschews the surreal shocks of current Japanese and Korean horror cinema.
Jun 26, 2015
The unrealistic and slightly uncomfortable relationship that is the film’s centre never lets the film be anything more than a watchable film from a director who more should be expected from.