• A Lifetime Treasure

    Jan 9, 2020

    It’s almost as if director Andrew Lam just got a few mates together for an exercise in tedium to prove how willing we are to forgive anything for a hit of nostalgia.

  • Avengement

    Sep 9, 2019

    Adkins and Johnson go full force here and while it may not be to everyone’s taste, ‘Avengement’ is another hit for the duo and showcase for the unprecedented talents of Scott Adkins.

  • Blood Hunters: Rise Of The Hybrids

    Mar 12, 2020

    This short, sharp and mostly sweet martial arts vampire actioner may lack budget and a dense narrative but what it does have is oodles and oodles of awesome fight action.

  • Ip Man And Four Kings

    Feb 7, 2020

    ‘Ip Man And Four Kings’ leaves gaping holes in an already threadbare plot while taking even the simplest of character development as an ordeal.

  • Maria

    Jun 5, 2019

    A B-movie with some bite, ‘Maria’ stumbles with its by-the-numbers story and unnecessary scenes of torture but is saved by some cool fight scenes and a fierce lead performance from Cristine Reyes.

  • Parasite

    Jul 12, 2019

    It’s easy to see why ‘Parasite’ won the Palm d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival. Bong Joon-ho’s latest is no mere pretender to greatness; it’s the genuine article.

  • Send Me To The Clouds

    Jan 24, 2020

    The two most striking things about ‘Send Me To The Clouds’ are the photography and the performance of actress Yao Chen.

  • The Captain

    Apr 7, 2020

    Had ‘The Captain’ focused on the drama on the plane and not felt the need to flick back-and-forth to dull secondary characters, it might have brought the true story to the screen with aplomb.

  • The Iron Mask

    May 19, 2020

    Chan fans may be disappointed he’s not the main focus but he does feature in an inventive scrap with Schwarzenegger and overall there is some cool action on offer.

  • The Wandering Earth

    May 17, 2019

    Despite a rushed prologue setting up what is going on and the issues Liu and his son have, the filmmakers have still created an incredible futuristic and lived in world with a combination of slick CGI and colossal sets.

  • Triple Threat

    Aug 19, 2019

    Fast and fun ensemble action flick puts some of the best fight stars front and centre for an action blast straight out of the 1990s.

  • Vortex

    Apr 27, 2020

    A searing action thriller about those on the lower rungs of society desperately trying to get their hands on a large sum of cash.