Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Reviews

August 12, 2002
Not since Sandy Duncan's version of "Peter Pan" has such a cinematic masterpiece been caught on film.
December 12, 2000
As soon as the action stops, the actors start to slowly, painfully slowly, drone on with some of the most lifeless dialog of the year.
January 1, 2000
The film is a composite of so many genres, techniques, and age-old conceits that it can't help but miss each and every one by a mile.
January 1, 2000
Despite scrupulous attention to expository detail, Lee fails to dramatize the conflict within Jen, or any of the characters.