Tagged: Hong Kong

Full Alert

Full Alert is a 1997 Hong-Kong crime-action movie by Ringo Lam. Inspector Pao Wai-Hung (Lau Ching-Wan) is caught in a race against time, as...

Iron Monkey

If martial arts movies or Hong Kong movies more generally are your thing, chances are you have heard of Iron Monkey. You might even...

Wild Search / Ringo Lam

Wild Search

Ringo Lam‘s Wild Search is a Hong Kong crime drama released in 1989. Out of the films of that era, it’s not among the...

Heroes Shed No Tears BluRay review

Heroes Shed No Tears

Heroes Shed No Tears (Ying xiong wu lei) is a 1986 actioner by John Woo, and probably among his least well known films. Woo’s...

John Woo’s The Killer

The Killer (1989) was John Woo‘s breakthrough movie in the West. It was not a commercial success at home and ironically Woo had some...

John Woo’s Better Tomorrow Trilogy

When you think of Hong Kong movies of times past, John Woo‘s bullet opera classics feature rather prominently. Aside from Shaw Brothers martial arts...