From Beijing with Love (1994)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 1
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

VERDICT – 3/5

 
PROS –
1) The useless gadgets: Nicked Gun, Shaver, Dryer, etc.
2) A one time watch spy-comedy spoofing James Bond movies.

 
CONS –
1) Funny first half but the second half is full of action without much comedy.

 
QUOTE –
Ling Ling Chai: I thought the Organization had forgotten me already.
The Commander: How could it be? Even a tissue or underpants have their own value.
Ling Ling Chai: This analogy is really superb.

Advertisements

The Mermaid (2016)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 0
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 0/5

Pros –

1) Stephen Chow factor

Cons –

1) Shallow character development
2) Movie with a environmental message – no,thank you !
3) Bad CGI

Quote –

n/a