Dragon Synopsis
A martial arts master with a dark past wants to start a new and tranquil life.
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Time

By Mary Pols
When a mild-mannered peasant unsheathes the powers he has long kept hidden, the results can be spectacular. The same can be said for Peter...
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80

Village Voice

By Nick Pinkerton
The roaring popular success of Peter Chan's Wu xia in China - renamed Dragon for export - is no mystery: It's an adept genre exercise with...
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75

New York Post

By Farran Smith Nehme
It's never dull though, and the familiar characters and stock motivations are convincingly put across. And there's always Xu, who's turned...
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
Dragon has enough interesting left turns in style, mood and psychodrama to make it stand out.
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70

NPR

By Mark Jenkins
Dragon is partly an homage to "One Armed Swordsman," a 1967 kung fu classic whose star, Jimmy Wang Yu, plays the new movie's arch-villain....
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67

The A.V. Club

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Yen's strengths have never been in his expressiveness, and Dragon plods when it centers on dramatic struggles, then leaps exhilaratingly to...
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63

Slant Magazine

By Andrew Schenker
Peter Ho-Sun Chan and Deonnie Yen Chan are too resourceful to let things remain dull for long.
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60

Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
Fortunately, there are a good number of Yen-choreographed action scenes to break up the monotony.
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50

The New York Times

By A.O. Scott
As a whole, it does not quite work, especially at the end, when Mr. Chan tries for a Shakespearean climax of filial rebellion and paternal...
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40

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Yen, who also choreographed the fights, is a natural hero, and the large canvas and pseudo-superhero tactics work for a bit, but then the...
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new age kung fu

By bxny23
Movie starts off slow but in the middle it starts to unveil itself action I give a 4 fist. Its a must see. if you know me maybe I'll lend you my copy....

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Rated R | For Violence