Opening

97% Ghostbusters Aug 29
30% As Above/So Below Aug 29
36% The November Man Aug 27
98% Starred Up Aug 27
76% The Congress Aug 29

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $17.2M
20% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $16.7M
37% If I Stay $15.7M
21% Let's Be Cops $10.8M
18% When The Game Stands Tall $8.4M
34% The Expendables 3 $6.5M
32% The Giver $6.4M
45% Sin City: A Dame to Kill For $6.3M
66% The Hundred-Foot Journey $5.3M
19% Into The Storm $3.8M

Coming Soon

—— Innocence Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
—— The Identical Sep 05
67% Thunder and the House of Magic Sep 05
74% God Help the Girl Sep 05

New Episodes Tonight

91% Doctor Who: Season 8
—— Hell on Wheels: Season 4
39% Intruders: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
46% Reckless: Season 1
—— Unforgettable: Season 3

Discuss Last Night's Shows

—— Jonah From Tonga: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% Doctor Who: Season 8
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
89% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
82% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

Bian Lian (The King of Masks) Reviews

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Susan Tavernetti
Palo Alto Weekly

| Original Score: 2/4

May 20, 2003
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

August 22, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The story centers around an elderly street performer who is a fast changer of silk masks.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B

February 14, 2001
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Reveals the desperate lengths a resilient little girl will go to find a permanent home.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

March 3, 2002
Harvey S. Karten
Compuserve

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: 9/10

January 1, 2000
Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Full Review Source: Internet Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

starts out strong and enduring, but squanders its tender sincerity on dramatics.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Report Card | Original Score: 2/4

January 1, 2000
Christabel Padmore
Apollo Guide

Full Review Source: Apollo Guide | Original Score: 85/100

January 1, 2000
Susan Stark
Detroit News
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Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 4.5/5

January 1, 2000
Maria Garcia
Film Journal International

Both a charming film and a contemporary allegory, old-fashioned storytelling and scathing commentary.

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January 1, 2000
Peter Stack
San Francisco Chronicle
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Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 4/4

January 1, 2000
William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B+

April 3, 2002
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

This charming, '30s-set fable offers richer rewards than a jolt of adrenaline.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 3.5/4

February 18, 2005
Mark Halverson
Sacramento News & Review

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 4/5

August 7, 2008

Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B-

April 16, 1999
Sam Adams
Philadelphia City Paper
January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee
January 1, 2000
Gary Susman
Village Voice
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January 1, 2000
Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture
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January 1, 2000
Judy Stone
San Francisco Examiner
January 1, 2000
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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February 14, 2001
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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August 30, 2004
Derek Elley
Variety
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June 18, 2008

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000

culturevulture.net
January 1, 2000

Movieline
January 9, 2002

Boxoffice Magazine
June 5, 2002

Houston Chronicle
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July 21, 2005
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