actor: Chow Yun-Fat.

Bulletproof Monk

April 16, 2003
The film espouses a Buddhist worldview. It has some entertainment to offer to martial-arts fans but is unacceptable due primarily to language and [...]

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

January 19, 2001

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Bruce Lee made physicality the central element to the success of Chinese action films. Jackie Chan added humor and precision to the genre. Now, director Ang Lee brings astonishing visual effects to martial arts. His warriors don’t merely jump higher than physically possible, they literally fly. [...]

Anna And The King

December 17, 1999

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

At last, a Hollywood production of a great romance, wonderfully acted and beautifully executed – with nary a swear word in the entire production. It is splendidly photographed, with director Tennant using color and movement much like Akira Kurosawa. Chow Yun-Fat has stepped into, or should I [...]