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Kung Fu Monster Blu-ray Review

Kung Fu Gizmo Action Remember Stripe, leader of the naughty monsters from Gremlins? The producers behind director Andrew Lau’s Kung Fu Monster certainly seem to remember the movie, blatantly …

Shadow 4K UHD Review

Zhang Yimou’s Latest Wuxia Epic The latest Chinese opus from director Zhang Yimou (Hero, House of Flying Daggers) looks gorgeous but primarily revolves around slow drama. Shadow is more …

Triple Threat Blu-ray Review

More like Sextuplet Threat Undoubtedly the draw to Triple Threat is the cast, full of contemporary martial artists, chasing one another down, ending in expected stand-offs. It’s spectacular in …

Accident Blu-ray Review

Don’t Go Hitchhiking With Strangers For an unknown film financed and shot in South Africa with no star power, Accident looks pretty as a movie with its outstanding production …

The Great Battle Blu-ray Review

Routine Scuffle South Korea (along with China) is fond of their historical epics. Red Cliff remains the genre’s champion. The Great Battle is then a second-hand story of nationalist …

BuyBust Blu-ray Review

Busting the Drug War BuyBust doesn’t have a hero. It’s a violent, cynical look at the Philippines drug war. The woman BuyBust draws as its central hero, Nina Manigan …

Paradox Blu-ray Review

Punching Thailand The cinematography of Paradox makes Thailand look gorgeous. Pumped up color, beautiful forests, deep sunsets, and cozy beaches gives Paradox the feel of a travelogue. Cinematography adores …

Kung Fu Yoga Blu-ray Review

Play Fighting No moment in Kung Fu Yoga is less than total fantasy. Every actor is a male model, every actress a female super model, the action is utterly …

Railroad Tigers Blu-ray Review

Chan and Son Despite a busy and choppy pace, Railroad Tigers pops with comedic enthusiasm. It’s a nationalist story, set during the Japanese occupation of China. The bumbling, often …