Reviews

Superlative - everyone should see this
Great, a must-see if you like the genre
Good, a decent example of the genre
Watchable, but only for serious genre fans
Unwatchable
Half stars could have gone either way depending on mood.
Movie Name / Release Year Rating Summary Date Reviewer
Jiang Hu: The Triad Zone (2000) Not quite as topical as it once was, but still exceptional 2022-06-24 Simon
The Ages of Lulu (1990) Provocative 2022-06-23 Simon
The Twin Swords (1965) Basically Temple Of The Red Lotus Part 2 2022-06-21 Simon
Temple Of The Red Lotus (1965) Not quite as impressive as I remembered, but still pretty cool 2022-06-19 Simon
Chasuke's Journey (2015) Another unique film from Sabu 2022-06-18 Simon
Limbo (2021) A Hong Kong film 2022-06-18 Simon
Bitter Honey (2016) A very literary film 2022-06-15 Simon
Deadly Dream Woman (1992) Drags for a sub-90 minute film 2022-06-12 Simon
Deadly Outlaw: Rekka (2002) Absurd and poetic 2022-06-07 Simon
Magadheera (2009) Fun tale of reincarnated lovers 2022-06-06 Simon
Boxer From Shantung (1972) Strong Chen Kuan-Tai vehicle 2022-05-24 Simon
Rise of the Machine Girls (2019) A fun throwback to the Golden Age of Japanese Splatter 2022-05-21 Simon
As Luck Would Have It (2011) Non-essential 2022-05-19 Simon
Half a Loaf of Kung Fu (1978) Better than expected 2022-05-16 Simon
Lovers Of The Arctic Circle (1998) Dreamlike 2022-05-12 Simon
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) This was pretty good, huh? 2022-05-11 Simon
Taal (1999) All-time great soundtrack 2022-05-11 Simon
Enthiran 2.0 (2018) Crazy spectacle 2022-05-01 Simon
Mrs K (2017) Kara Hui has still got it 2022-04-30 Simon
Pain and Glory (2019) Clearly Almodóvar's most personal film 2022-04-28 Simon
My Wife Is A Gangster (2001) Doesn't live up to my memory of it 2022-04-23 Simon
Bad Education (2004) A film for lovers of film 2022-04-14 Simon
Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986) Expected more from this collaboration 2022-04-03 Simon
Roja (1992) Disappointing 2022-03-19 Simon
Dil Se (1998) Not your average Bollywood romance 2022-03-12 Simon
Desperado (1995) Tremendously entertaining 2022-03-12 Simon
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable - Chapter 1 (2017) Probably more interesting if you know the manga/anime/games 2022-03-07 Simon
Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000) Commercial cinema at its finest. 2022-03-06 Simon
The Kid with the Golden Arm (1979) One of the more enjoyable Venoms films 2022-02-27 Simon
War (2002) Whose war is it anyway? 2022-02-27 Simon

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