Feb 16, 2015
When the main story takes centre stage, the viewer’s interest is likely to be lost and the plot-holes difficult to reconcile.
Feb 18, 2015
Social realist cinema can be the most edifying and informative genre the medium can offer, but Ho Yu-Hang’s style is such that the only sensation to get from the screen is mild hyperthermia.
Feb 27, 2015
‘The Butcher, the Chef & the Swordsman’ may be an uneven yoking of brilliance and banality, but it is so heavily stacked in favour of the former that this still proves to be a film of great interest.