Neil Bahadur ★★★★½ 2
This movie is FUCKIN NUTS
matt lynch ★★★★
The great revisionist wuxia, old codes of honor re-encrypted, still an all-timer.
have waited years to see this on film. astonishing, and one of the most terrifying films i've ever seen, an engagement with and refutation of tradition like nothing else in…
About an hour into this my dad turns to me and says “So where does this fit in to all the Marvel shit?” He legitimately thought this was a Marvel…
Sean Traynor ★★★★
A pulpy 60s wet dream.
Mason D ★★★★ 1
I went in to The Man From Nowhere without seeing any footage or trailers for it and was fully expecting a moody, low-key crime drama with some noir-esq sensibilities and…
Dan Johnson ★★★★½ 2
Impressively restrained, both thematically and stylistically (given the orgiastic visuals that dominated the financially disastrous A Touch of Zen), director King Hu retreated back to the confines of a remote,…
This felt like second-tier Hu, but nonetheless enjoyed it a great deal. Lots of quintessentially Hu touches in this one--the single location, the web of intrigues, tense set pieces, strong…
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