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Dec

Movie Review – Training Day (2001)

Whatever fun there was watching someone precariously balanced on the edge of sanity is removed leaving a gaping void of double crosses, fake cliffhangers and half-baked sentimentality.”

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Dec

Movie Review – Goodbye Mr.Cool (2001)

The knock against Hong Kong thespians has always been that they are chosen primarily for their looks rather than skill.  It didn’t matter if a lamp post or ape gave a more gripping performance since it would still not be hired by anyone in Hong Kong.  Granted, Hollywood can also be labeled guilty in this manner but the talent pool available is undeniably larger meaning more thespians can and will be used primarily for their skill not their appearance.

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