After his wistful, lyrical directing debut, "Secret," Mando-pop star Jay Chou makes a brash departure with "The Rooftop," a raucous '70s action-musical about a group of slackers and their brawling…
Trotting out more high heels and far-fetched plot twists than an Almodovar film, “Tiny Times” is China’s tween girl-power fantasy extraordinaire. Adapting his bestselling serial about four bosom…
Ronny Yu's latest delivers reliably robust action but shows little concern for emotional finesse.
Tiger Chen gives a technically dazzling display of human combat in Keanu Reeves' otherwise workmanlike directing debut.
As a vehicle for Jet Li and rising Chinese thesp Wen Zhang to show off their kung fu and comedy chops, respectively, “Badges of Fury” narrowly passes muster as a silly time-killer, souped up with…
A charming, tightly written look at the pressure-cooker environment of Beijing high schoolers prepping for college entry.
Although “Unbeatable” contains a few pugilist-pic cliches, the storytelling artistry of Hong Kong helmer Dante Lam and Nick Cheung’s powerhouse performance make a raw and compelling experience out…
With its gravity-defying stunts and logic-resistant plot twists, its kinky couture and kinkier sex, “Switch” dishes out splashy thrills so indiscriminately, it winds up feeling like a theme park with…
Anurag Kashyap's grittily stylized crime thriller is a more scattershot and pedestrian outing than his brilliant "Gangs of Wasseypur."
Vicki Zhao's accomplished directing debut is a lyrical ode to youth at its most fearless and foolhardy.
Singaporean helmer Anthony Chen's debut brims with love, humor and heartbreak.