Mar 16, 2015
As an introduction to the Hui brothers or Hong Kong comedy in general, this is a fine starting point.
Apr 4, 2015
The action is simply electric, most notably the two-against-one finale that pits Sammo and Yuen against Liu Chia Yung.
Apr 5, 2015
Even a lesser Michael Hui film is worth watching and there are still enough comic moments to keep most viewers happy.
Jun 6, 2015
During a period where comedy punctuated every kung-fu flick of the time, director Patrick Tam creates a very sombre martial arts drama and never allows the tension to drop.
Jun 21, 2015
‘The Victim’ is a fine mixture of action comedy and even drama – three elements that director Sammo Hung juggles with masterful dexterity.
Jun 30, 2015
Possibly not as well structured or action packed as ‘Drunken Master’, but still an impressive note in both Biao’s and Jackie’s filmography making it an essential purchase for fans of old school kung fu.
Jun 19, 2015
Sammo completists or very forgiving genre fans may want to exert the effort to find this relatively rare film, but even they will come away disappointed.