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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It has a life and style that other buddy action movies lack
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
Action star Chow Yun-Fat's latest is as thin as the buzz cut he sports in Bulletproof Monk.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

The worst sin is the way the film borrows and corrupts the gravity-defying action style of Yun-Fat's international hit, "Crouching Tiger,...
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Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
First-time director Paul Hunter delivers a quick-cut, loud movie that betrays his MTV roots -- but then again, the script never demands...
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ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The story's entire foundation is based upon a plot hole so gargantuan that anyone not suffering a brain cramp will identify it at once.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The fight scenes in Bulletproof Monk are not as inventive as some I've seen (although the opening fight on a rope bridge is so well done...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
As ungainly in its jammed-together East-meets-West-ness as Steven Seagal in a yoga pose.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Indeed a rip-off - a rehash of Hong Kong superstar Chow's greatest celluloid moments with an overlay of Hollywood action cliches,...
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
The picture's a dud... Instead of Chow's gravitas rubbing off on the kid, Scott's dude-ness dilutes Chow's authority.
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Premiere

By Aaron Hillis
Flashy, forgettable fluff.
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Five Word Review

By MrMomoney
action suspense another chowfat thriller...

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Rated PG-13 | For violence, language and some sexual content