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Overview


Genre :

Action, Thriller

Release Date :

August 31, 2007 (NY)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Johnny To

Starring :

Simon Yam, Ka Tung Lam, Suet Lam, Ellen Chan, Nick Cheung, Roy Cheung, Josie Ho, Francis Ng, Anthony Wong, Richie Ren

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

“..worth seeing just for the sheer aesthetic pleasure it delivers..”
by Daniel Eagan [Film Journal International]
3 of 5

“..very enjoyable action thriller with a bracing touch of political satire..”
by Peter Bradshaw [The Guardian]
2.5 of 4

“..the dark humor is often very funny..”
by Jack Mathews [NY Daily News]
3.5 of 5

“..the best summer action film of the year..”
by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
“..one of the finest gangster movies in years..”
by Kirk Honeycutt [Hollywood Reporter]
2 of 5

“..not enough balls to be fun, and not enough brain to be cerebral..”
by Kat Brown [Empire Magazine]
3.5 of 4

“..like a blast of cinematic adrenaline..”
by Tim Knight [Reel.com]
2 of 4

“..heavy on style but disappointingly low on substance..”
by David Nusair [Reel Film]
4 of 4

“..extraordinarily beautiful gangster drama..”
by Ken Fox [TV Guide]
“..consistently engrossing and sometimes touching..”
by Matt Zoller Seitz [NY Times]
3 of 4

“..a grabber from start to finish that should win new fans for cult-favorite To..”
by V.A. Musetto [New York Post]
3 of 4

“..a flabbergasting spectacle of kaleidoscopic violence that abstractly appraises codes of masculine honor..”
by Ed Gonzalez [Slant Magazine]
4 of 5
Reviewed by Wade Major [Boxoffice Magazine]
3.5 of 4
Reviewed by Kam Williams [NewsBlaze]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Matthew Leyland [BBC Films]

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