Tag Archives: Cantonese

Ashes of Time: Redux- August 17th


Ashes of Time: Redux (2008) Cantonese- Action/Adventure Rated “R” Runtime- 94 min. dir. Kar Wai Wong   Story/Writing: 1/2 I fell asleep twice while trying to watch this. I understand that minimalist storytelling and framing can really pay off if … Continue reading

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Kung-Fu Dunk- July 18th


Kung-Fu Dunk (2008) Cantonese- Kung-Fu Sports Comedy Not Rated Runtime- 98 min. dir. Yen-ping Chu   Here we go, following up a bad movie with a just not so good movie. Story/Writing: 1.5/2 Almost identical to Shaolin Soccer in it’s … Continue reading

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Mad Detective- June 8th


Mad Detective (2007) Cantonese- Crime Drama Not Rated Runtime- 89 min. dir. Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai   I really don’t know what to say about this movie, other than that it was pretty darn good. Story/Writing: 1.5/2 A newbie cop … Continue reading

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