Category: Fantasy / Historical

Posted in Action / Aventure Fantasy / Historical

Abigail Review: The greatest detriment to this film was the dialogue and line delivery

Abigail lives in a city whose borders were closed because of an epidemic and Abby’s father was one of the sick. Going against the authorities…

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Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe Review: A mixed bag that has an interesting story with twists

The battle for Earth comes ahead again against a deadly alien threat in this adaptation of the Tian Xia Ba Chang novel series. In 1979,…

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The Bride with White Hair 1993: Brigitte Lin’s The Most Classics of The Wuxia

The Bride with White Hair story takes place during the Ming Dynasty. Where the leader clan among the eight major ones is the Wu Tang. Cho…

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The Sorcerer and the White Snake Review: Jet Li in A Good Chinese Ghost Story

Ching Siu-tung’s film looks so glossy, plasticized, and unreal that all you end up thinking about is special effects. Those who remain skeptical of the…

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Legend Of The Naga Pearls Review: A Good Asian Fantasy Adventure Movie

With the Starring Wang Ta-lu and Zhang Tianai. This CGI spectacle largely transcends its genre clichés with a relentlessly earnest desire to please. Legend of…

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Warriors’ Gate Review: Action-Adventure-Fantasy Movie With French-Chinese Production

Chinese cinema is a strange one. It doesn’t have the classic allure of Japanese or French cinema. But rather sits on its own with a…

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The Bride With White Hair 2 Review: The Hong Kong Wuxia Classic Movie Directed by David Wu

Bitter and enraged after the betrayal by her lover Cho Yi Hang (Leslie Cheung). Former Wolf Woman turned White Haired Witch. Lien Ni Chang (Brigitte…

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Warrior’s Gate 2016: Matthias Hoene’s Multinational Co-production Movie

With numerous adaptations and plotlines over the years. The modern usage of video games on film has had some great life that sees another new…

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Surprise – Journey to the West 2015: A Film Adapted From The Novel “Journey to the West”

Comedic Chinese fantasy adventure about an out-of-place little moster, Wang Dachui. And a surprise twist-of-fate that occurs when he runs into Tang Monk, Monkey King,…

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Legend Of The Naga Pearls 2017: Chinese Fantasy Adventure Film From Yang Lei

Starring Wang Ta-lu and Zhang Tianai, this CGI spectacle largely transcends its genre clichés with a relentlessly earnest desire to please. As you will already…

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