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Ip Man 2: Legend of the Grandmaster Reviews

March 17, 2011
One of the highest-grossing films in Hong Kong history, but it doesn't add much to the crowded history of martial-arts movies.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 28, 2011
"Ip Man 2" has eye candy to spare. But it is lacking in formalities such as character development and plot coherence, and the stereotyped Brits are straight out of central casting.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 27, 2011
Director Wilson Yip keeps the movie moving as fast as the whiplash action.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
January 27, 2011
The film's fight choreography is again handled by the legendary Sammo Hung - he also now has a supporting role and incredibly shot his own fight scenes while recuperating from heart surgery - and that alone makes the film worth checking out.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 27, 2011
"Ip Man 2: Legend of the Grand Master" is distinguished by a string of stylishly choreographed martial-arts combat scenes, though barely serviceable in its storytelling.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
January 25, 2011
A redundant if nonetheless occasionally thrilling follow-up bolstered by star Donnie Yen's precision combat skills.
January 13, 2011
A smashing martial arts extravaganza dented by crude nationalism.