Bleeding Steel

Bleeding Steel China/Australia (2017) Dir. Leo Zhang Well, I celebrated Jackie Chan’s birthday by watching one of his films and ironically, on the seventh anniversary of this blog I have another of his films to watch, this time one of more recent efforts. I fear however, we’ll be seeing a very different Jackie Chan here… … Continue reading Bleeding Steel

The Mermaid (Mei ren yu)

The Mermaid (Mei ren yu) China (2016) Dir. Stephen Chow They certainly like their CGI heavy cinema in China. In 2015, the highest grossing film of all time at the Chinese box office was the fantasy adventure Monster Hunt - that is until Stephen Chow returned to the fold with this socially conscious fairy tale, … Continue reading The Mermaid (Mei ren yu)