70

The Hollywood Reporter

Overall, the film is somber, gripping and at times achieves an epic sweep as a dark chapter on the Chinese diaspora.
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70

Village Voice

Despite its Hong Kong pedigree (veteran Derek Yee directs), Shinjuku Incident forgoes flashy action scenes in favor of old-fashioned moralism. Warner Bros. could have made it in the 1930s, and that's a compliment.
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60

Los Angeles Times

An earnest gang-warfare melodrama that may make some Chan fans long for "Rush Hour 4."
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60

Variety

Though hyped as a rare straight dramatic outing by Chan, the picture still has him displaying his action skills, if less sensationally than usual.
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63 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.