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Kung Fu Checkmate?

Advantages: Looks good
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Director Kar –Wai Wong Genre – World Cinema – Martial Arts Run Time – 130 minutes Certificate – PG 13 Country – Hong Kong Oscars – 2 nominations Awards – 53 Wins & 51 Nominations Amazon – £3.82 DVD £10.99 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = ...

thedevilinme 23.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The Grandmaster (DVD)

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Even the bullets meander in this bloated action period comedy....

Advantages: Good bits
Disadvantages: Too long

Star – Yun Fat Chow Genre – World Cinema > Martial Arts Run Time – 132 minutes Certificate – PG13 Country – Honk Kong/China Awards – 14 Wins & 34 Nominations Amazon – £2.83 DVD £6.99 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = In Chinese/Honk Kong ...

thedevilinme 16.03.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Let the Bulletts Fly (DVD)

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A kids martial arts film that's silly but fun..

Advantages: Good fun for kids
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Tsui Hark Genre – World Cinema Run Time – 140 minutes Certificate – 12A Country – Hong Kong Awards – 19 Nominations Amazon – £2.90 DVD £19.96 Blue Ray = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = I do love the OTT kung-fu world of Vietnamese directo ...

thedevilinme 11.08.2017 · Read full review
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Review of Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon (Blu-ray)

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Everyone in a uniform is a brother

Advantages: A great crime based story and characters
Disadvantages: Whatever it looks like it isnt an action film!

PTU PTU is a crime drama from the mind of the brilliant Johnnie To. Johnnie To is probably my favourite modern day director, vying with Richard Linklater and Wes Anderson, and definitely the best action movie maker around at this moment in time. Though ...

Ailran 08.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of PTU (DVD)

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Crouching detective, hidden dragon

Advantages: Above average martial arts movie
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Donnie Yen Genre – World Cinema > Martial Arts Run Time – 98 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – China/HK Awards – Wins 11 & 18 Nominations Amazon – £9.99 DVD (£11:34Blue Ray) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = So, anyone fancy Sherlock ...

thedevilinme 24.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dragon (2011) (DVD)

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