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My Killer Client 2018: It does tell a familiar story

Christa Bright is an aspiring personal stylist who has an instant connection with new client Kat Niven, a shy woman who needs help gaining confidence….

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The Company You Keep 2012: This is the most depressing movie ever made about radicalism

Robert Redford’s unabashedly heartfelt but competent tribute to 1960s idealism won’t spark riots at the box office For his latest movie, Redford works from a…

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Vigilante Diaries 2016 Review: Offensive and offensively bad on every single level

There is so, so much wrong with Christian Sesma’s Vigilante Diaries that it takes all my willpower to not just give my laptop screen a Thousand Yard…

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Siberia Review: Keanu Reeves plays a diamond smuggler in icy crime thriller movie

For years, the most enduring urban legend about Keanu Reeves has been that he ‘donated’ approximately 90% of his $100 million earnings from the Matrix…

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Fist of Legend 1994 Review: Jet Li plays the title character, Chen Zhen

The first Jet Li film I ever watched. And I think it may very well have spoiled all of his other films for me. I…

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The Viral Factor Review: It’s a well-made action movie with a Hollywood feel to it

Released during the Chinese New Year, this movie is ideal for viewers looking for light holiday entertainment. It has two popular leading actors, it’s a…

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Beneath Us Review: This moronic parable inspired by Donald Trump’s treatment

Garbage comes in all sizes every summer. But this year it’s getting dumped on us early. This moronic parable inspired by Donald Trump’s treatment and…

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Extraordinary Mission 2017: Huang Xuan plays an undercover cop trying to get to the heart of the heroin-smuggling business

Lin Kai (Huang Xuan) is an undercover cop trying to get to the heart of the heroin-smuggling business. He finds his way to the ruthless…

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Blind Detective 2013: Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng Shine in This Movie

Andy Lau, Sammi Cheng and director Johnnie To reuniting for a film after nine years of waiting? “Hell, yes!” was my first impression when I…

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Iceman 2 Review: This movie is a mess from start to end

A film about a time travelling, kung-fu kicking soldier does not need a musical interlude. Sadly this is only one of many things that stops Iceman:…

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