Ip Man: The Final Fight Reviews

September 19, 2013
Soap opera, set-bound and unexceptionally written and directed.
September 19, 2013
The naturalism of Wong's performance is undercut ... by Yau's use of phony-looking sets, sterile CGI and flashy aerial shots.
September 19, 2013
The overall sense is of a rushed, simplistic installment in a well-worn biography franchise.
September 19, 2013
The Final Fight plays out like a collection of greatest-hits vignettes barely connected to one another.
September 17, 2013
A film that's less a kung-fu movie and more a meditation on kung fu's limitations.
August 19, 2013
In The Final Fight, the frequent full-combat interludes work against the truth-vs.-fiction themes of the rest of the film.