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Virtual Recall (2010) Movie Review

“Virtual Recall” is a mind-bending, genre-blending thriller that combines romance, psychological drama and ambitious science fiction elements in an attempt...

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Beach Spike (2011) Movie Review

When I first started covering director Tony Tang’s 2011 romantic sports flick “Beach Spike”, I thought the premise was unbearably...

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Mysterious Island (2011) Movie Review

“Mysterious Island” from director Chung Kai Cheung (who worked on “A-1 Headline” with Gordon Chan) is probably best described as...

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Wind Blast (2010) Movie Review

Chinese director Gao Qunshu continues his bid to be the country’s top genre film maker, following up his hit visceral...

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Choy Lee Fut (2011) Movie Review

“Choy Lee Fut” should be cause for excitement for martial arts fans, given that it stars genre godfather Sammo Hung...

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Shaolin (2011) Movie Review

In “Shaolin”, Andy Lau plays a Chinese Warlord named General Hou Jie (though where he got that title, or all...

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Ex (2010) Movie Review

Gillian Chung continues her comeback with “Ex”, an attempt to put a more mature and insightful spin on the romantic...

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All About Love (2010) Movie Review

Acclaimed Hong Kong director and industry veteran Ann Hui returns with “All About Love”, a film considerably lighter in tone...

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Chongqing Blues (2010) Movie Review

Highly acclaimed Sixth Generation Chinese director Wang Xiaoshuai returns with his latest work “Chongqing Blues”, completing the multiple award winning...

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Love in Disguise (2010) Movie Review

Taiwanese pop superstar and actor Leehom Wang expands his horizons further by co-writing and taking up the directorial reigns with...