Feb 21, 2015
What prevents Battles Without Honour and Humanity from being a true masterpiece is its confused, muddled plot.
Oct 16, 2023
‘Beach of the War Gods’ is a fantastic vehicle for its star and his supporting cast to showcase heaps of wickedly staged old-school fight action.
Jan 29, 2018
Shen Chiang’s ‘Call to Arms’ is about as dull and listless as they come, never once engaging its viewer even at the most basic levels of entertainment merit.
Mar 10, 2015
‘Enter the Dragon’ is a campy and extremely entertaining action romp that is successful because of two important ingredients – Bruce Lee and Martial Arts.
Mar 13, 2015
The plot and characterisation are very weak but there’s enough about the fights to keep a kung fu fan watching till the end.
Mar 30, 2015
There’s weaknesses in some of the plot twists, but there’s also good action, fine performances and the kind of bold visual statements that linger in the mind.
Feb 24, 2015
‘The Blood Brothers’ was not a disappointment in any way and this classic Chang Cheh tale of loyalty, love and revenge is an consistently engaging martial arts drama.
Mar 11, 2015
Despite a slow and at times wearisome first half of the film, it eventually blossoms into a distinguished genre work that is recommended to any fan of the Jade Screen.
Jun 26, 2015
‘When Taekwondo Strikes’, while still falling foul of the prosaic nature of the narrative and its uninspiring characterisation, is thankfully lifted above the mundane.