Flu (Gamgi) Reviews

November 3, 2019
Every single character, be it hero, villain, or supporting role, is selfish, obnoxious, and seems to favor violence as the immediate solution to nearly every problem.
January 8, 2019
As a viewer, then, the challenge isn't to survive the narrative, but to leave the screenings unscathed by the conservative, hetero-procreative agenda.
October 10, 2014
A well-made, edge-of-seat action thriller that's no more serious - and often just as much fun - as Channing Tatum's White House Down.
December 19, 2013
the shift in Kim Sung-soo's infection disaster movie FLU from buddy laughs and cutesy child antics to what can only be described as Holocaust imagery was too much for this viewer, with poor CGI compounding the alienation.
November 24, 2013
Kim Sung-su rallies the crowd and action scenes with ease, although the intertwining strands of the overcooked narrative occasionally threaten to unravel.
November 22, 2013
From the opening caption 'This film is not based on real events', Flu has style and energy.
November 21, 2013
Frequent spluttering montages provide silly fun, but this sort of doomsday projection surely ought to be terrifying.
November 21, 2013
Korean director Kim Sung-su revives the '70s-style disaster movie, with somewhat iffy results.
November 20, 2013
Not so much World War Z as World War Zzzz.
September 6, 2013
Mostly works on a visceral level in spite of its familiarity; these tropes exist for a reason.
September 5, 2013
Buried beneath a melodramatic plot rife with unlikely coincidences and a love affair with fewer sparks than Robert De Niro's 1990 wooing of Jane Fonda in "Stanley & Iris."