Vengeance (Fuk sau) Reviews

December 10, 2010
Few directors make ac tion movies with the pizazz of Hong Kong's Johnnie To...
December 9, 2010
Both newcomers to Mr. To and longtime admirers should be prepared for a master class in directing.
December 8, 2010
You need to be one helluva director to pull off using kids' stickers as a climactic plot point; this auteur makes it look like child's play.
December 7, 2010
Vengeance tempers tough-guy sentimentality with schoolyard existentialism.
August 13, 2010
To's smooth, balletic style, noirish lighting schemes and compositions are made for the big screen...
August 10, 2010
A formula thriller done as an elegant genre exercise.
August 10, 2010
More than once does To's grandiose imagism miraculously grant this rote thriller a gleam of the sublime.
May 18, 2009
If indeed there is anything surprising about this clich-packed genre fare, it's the degree to which To and his screenwriter Wai Ka-Fai are prepared to indulge their flair for the ludicrous.
May 17, 2009
Rational behavior takes a backseat to genre requirements, though few if any will care when the killers stalk each other with such a tongue-in-cheek sense of destiny and deliver deadpan dialogue that makes fun of their own absurdity.
May 17, 2009
Johnnie To and Johnny Hallyday have a bloody good time in "Vengeance," a smoothly executed revenge thriller that finds one of Hong Kong's genre masters in assured action-movie form.