Mar 4, 2015
‘Curse Of The Golden Flower’ is another sign of the growing confidence of Chinese cinema, the imagination of Zhang Yimou and the iconic status of Gong Li and Chow Yun-Fat.
Mar 24, 2015
‘Hero’ has shown that an exquisitely photographed film does not always have to be a case of style over substance.
Mar 26, 2015
‘House Of Flying Daggers’ has too many trappings of an arthouse production that screams ‘self-conscious’ throughout.
May 4, 2015
‘Not One Less’ is slow-moving and starts awkwardly, but patient viewers will be rewarded with a very memorable Chinese production.
May 17, 2015
‘Riding Alone For Thousands Of Miles’ offers a pensive 100 minutes with the kind of devotion to China that shows clearly where the director’s heart lies.
Jan 31, 2020
Zhang Yimou’s black, white and blood red opus mixes political intrigue, wuxia action and enough twists and turns to fill several mysteries.
Feb 28, 2017
‘The Great Wall’ packs in a monster amount of large scale action as Damon, Jing et al take on the horde of monsters in ever increasingly elaborate ways.
May 18, 2015
Rarely has the simple theme of love been given such a spellbinding presentation as Zhang Yimou’s ‘The Road Home’.