1911Jul 2, 2015
Yet another good looking Chinese epic that tries to cram way too much historical happenings into a somewhat brief running time but is still an okay stab by Chan to tackle “serious” filmmaking once again.
2 Become 1Jul 2, 2015
Full of negative characterisation, sloppily handled sentiment and rudderless direction, this is a film that drags along like the walking dead and manages to smother its noble intentions with complete indecision.
200 Pounds BeautyJul 3, 2015
A typically operatic Korean rom-com where subtlety is elbowed aside in favour of ‘My Sassy Girl’ style emotional fireworks.
252: Signal Of LifeJul 3, 2015
This Japanese blockbuster is like a head on collision between a big budget disaster flick and a Lifetime/Hallmark/True Movies film of the week.
97 Aces Go PlacesJul 19, 2015
Even though I was eager to like the film and the trailer helped make this seem a possibility, this is a major disappointment – even for the most forgiving fans of the Samuel Hui/Karl Maka classic.
A Blood PledgeJan 8, 2019
Lee’s outing in the series really isn’t quite a bad as it might appear, and still contains enough spooky incidence and unexpected scares to make it a decent timewaster for most Asian horror fans.
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.
Agent Mr. ChanFeb 6, 2019
It’s all very pleasant as a celeb-spotting exercise though it does remind you of the much better films these stars have already been in, productions you should be watching instead.
All About WomenFeb 16, 2015
‘All About Women’ is hard work, something I never thought I’d be writing about a Tsui Hark film.
All’s Well, Ends WellFeb 17, 2015
There’s still enjoyment to be had in this Hong Kong comedy though as long as the potential viewer is willing to forgive its various shortcomings.
All’s Well, Ends Well ’97Feb 17, 2015
Chow Sing-Chi completists may want to seek it out, but everyone else should divert their attention to his many more accomplished films.
Battlefield BaseballFeb 21, 2015
Aside from the odd comedic highlight, ‘Battlefield Baseball’ feels more like a swing and a miss than a home run.