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FULL STRIKE (2015) short review

Derek Kwok and Henry Wong’s Full Strike does for badminton what Stephen Chow’s Shaolin Soccer did to soccer, that it to say power it with an anime sensibility, slather it in cartoonish excess, and inject it with martial arts film tropes. 190 more words

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Movie Reviews 243 – Forest of Death (2007)

I’m beginning to believe that the much vaunted Pang Brothers may be categorized in the class of ‘one hit wonders’, but being two brothers fittingly had two hits with The Eye and… 345 more words

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REVIEW: Young and Dangerous 5 (1998)

1998, Everwide (H.K.) Limited

Director:
Andrew Lau
Producer:
Manfred Wong
Writers:
Manfred Wong (screenplay)
Chau Ting (screenplay)
Cow Man (original comic book “Teddy Boy”) 743 more words

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REVIEW: Young and Dangerous 4 (1997)

1997, Everwide (H.K.) Limited

Director:
Andrew Lau
Producer:
Manfred Wong
Writers:
Manfred Wong (screenplay)
Cow Man (original comic book “Teddy Boy”)
Cinematography… 795 more words

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REVIEW: Young and Dangerous 2 (1996)

1996, Jing’s Production Limited/B.O.B. & Partners Ltd.

Director:
Andrew Lau
Producers:
Manfred Wong
Spencer Chan
Writers:
Manfred Wong (screenplay)
Sharon Hui (screenplay) 688 more words

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Film Review: 'Full Strike'

A ragtag badminton team of ex-cons and washed-up champs jump-smash their way to the grand prix in “Full Strike,” a Hong Kong comedy that’s more acrobatic caper than motivational sports film. 885 more words

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ONCE A GANGSTER (2010) review

When triad boss Kerosene (Alex Fong) decides to retire due to crippling debts, he names Roast Pork (Jordan Chan) his successor, but the latter doesn’t want the job : though a fearless henchman, his true calling is as a chef and restaurant owner alongside his wife (Michelle Ye) and kids. 522 more words

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