A Man Called HeroApr 20, 2015
Andrew Lau has a very obvious formula for making comic book adaptations and it’s one that is ultimately not very satisfying.
A Taste Of Killing And RomanceJun 9, 2015
‘A Taste Of Killing And Romance’ may do enough to pass the time if you’re a fan of any of the actors involved but it’s certainly far from anyone’s finest work.
A Touch Of ZenJun 15, 2015
It is a film that deserves to be watched by fans of all genres though and, alongside classics like ‘Come Drink With Me’, acts as a perfect portfolio for the late, great King Hu.
A World Without ThievesJun 28, 2015
This is a lustrous production that flatters to deceive, aiming for the intellect, but eventually preferring to show empty spectacle and supposed depth.
A.f.r.i.k.aDec 5, 2018
‘A.f.r.i.k.a’ isn’t rocket science, but if you like a good laugh and are conversant in the basics of Korean pop-culture and society, it should prove an enjoyable treat, nonetheless.
AbductionJul 3, 2020
A bit like a SyFy Channel movie mixed with an Adkins actioner, ‘Abduction’ is ninety or so minutes of sci-fi silliness coupled with action awesomeness featuring two of the best screen fighters around.
Accident ManApr 16, 2018
Sticking to its sweary and sometimes seedy roots ‘Accident Man’ knuckle sandwiches the audience with a rowdy onslaught of despicable characters, fruity language and searing fight action.
Aces Go PlacesFeb 16, 2015
Unlike much of today’s canto-comedy, the humour in ‘Aces.’ translates very well and certainly doesn’t seem to have dated after nearly twenty-years.
Aces Go Places IIFeb 16, 2015
The formula that made the original so successful has naturally remained untampered, but the scope of effects and stunts clearly expanded.
Aces Go Places III: Our Man In Bond StreetFeb 16, 2015
Alongside this familiar narrative is the constantly disarming duo of Samuel Hui and Karl Maka and they of course continue to show great comic timing and interplay in the familiar roles of Sam and Kodijack.
Aces Go Places IV: You Never Die TwiceFeb 16, 2015
Unlike ‘Aces. III’ which failed to integrate the eastern and the western elements of the film, ‘Aces. IV’ succeeds in creating a globe-hopping adventure without losing its main Asian audience.
Aces Go Places V: The Terracotta HitFeb 16, 2015
The film boasts a truly stellar cast and good production values, but sadly the saga had run out of steam.