Combining comedy, horror, romance and theatrical martial arts, Ricky Lau’s genre-hopping Mr Vampire comes to Blu-Ray for the first time ever in the UK through Eureka Releasing. When Master Kau (Lam Ching-ying) and his two bumbling students Man Choi (Ricky Hui) and Chou-sang (Chin Siu-ho) are given the task from wealthy businessman Yam to exhume a corpse […]
Although likely to be remembered more for a jack of all tropes and master of none, The Specialists benefits from a hugely charismatic lead in Hallyday and some creative flourishes to well-trodden paths from director Sergio Corbucci.
Police Story stands as one of the finest cases of Jackie Chan's legendary career. Featuring some of the best stunt work ever seen on film, Chan's clean direction highlights both the incredible action and story in equal measure. A genre classic.
Beautifully crafted and well acted, it may lack the visually originality of films like Hero or the sensitivity of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, but delivers superbly choreographed action and fun characters.