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'Black & White Episode I: The Dawn of Assault' (痞子英雄首部曲:全面開戰)

From the opening moment when a bomb explodes and annihilates everything in sight, “Black & White Episode I: The Dawn of Assault” (痞子英雄首部曲:全面開戰) makes clear its intention to claim all the tropes of Hollywood action films.
2012/1/13
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo <br>(千禧三部曲I:龍紋身的女孩)</br>

Hollywood has commandeered Sweden's big literary export, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” without compromising the story's Scandinavian roots or its sense of barrenness, even hopelessness.
2011/12/30
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows <br>(福爾摩斯:詭影遊戲)</br>

Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law bicker and banter and bob and weave with significantly diminishing returns in this sequel to the 2009 smash hit “Sherlock Holmes” (福爾摩斯).
2011/12/23
Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol <br>(不可能的任務:鬼影行動)</br>

Luckily for Tom Cruise, “Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol” is one of his finest action flicks, just what's needed to potentially restore some of this fallen star's box-office bankability.
2011/12/16
In Time (鐘點戰)

With “In Time,” writer-director Andrew Niccol takes a clever, compelling idea — that time is currency and you can buy your way to immortality or die broke — and beats it into the ground.
2011/10/28
Real Steel (鋼鐵擂台)

Jackman's Charlie Kenton is an ex-boxer scraping by in the near future as a promoter of brawling robots, which have taken over the sport from human fighters.
2011/10/7
Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale Part 2 (賽德克.巴萊[下]:彩虹橋)

“The Rainbow Bridge” (彩虹橋), the second half of director Wei Te-sheng (魏德聖)'s epic film “Seediq Bale” (賽德克.巴萊), is packed with more action but is also more convoluted and weaker in character development.
2011/10/3
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Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale Part 1 (賽德克.巴萊[上]:太陽旗)

In “Seediq Bale” (賽德克‧巴萊), director Wei Te-sheng (魏德聖) asks viewers to suspend their preconceptions and get inside the ethics of the Seediq people, as the entire narrative unfolds “through the prism of Seediq beliefs.”
2011/9/9
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Conan the Barbarian (王者之劍3D)

No one ever turns into a giant snake in the new “Conan the Barbarian.”
2011/8/27
Cowboys & Aliens (星際飆客)

The genre mash-up of “Cowboys & Aliens” is more a mush-up, an action yarn aiming to be both science fiction and Old West adventure but doing neither all that well.
2011/8/12
  
  
  
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