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With THE THOUSAND FACES OF DUNJIA, legendary director Yuen Wo Ping and writer/producer Tsui Hark breathe new life into the wuxia genre, weaving together fantasy, humor, and breathtaking martial arts action. Dao, a naïve young constable, discovers a secret society with supernatural abilities that has protected mankind for centuries. As he's drawn into a power struggle within their ranks, they learn that an ancient creature with the power to destroy the world is rising - and it will take all of their powers combined to stop it.

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All Critics (9) | Top Critics (5)

Viewers with a high tolerance for computer-generated fantasy are the target this time, and may well enjoy the ride.

December 18, 2017 | Full Review…

As with so many of Tsui's works, subplots and characters multiply out of control after the first act.

December 18, 2017 | Full Review…
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A lot of things transpire in any given scene, but none of them will make you care what happens next.

December 15, 2017 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

Over the course of almost two hours, all the amped-up visual effects and slapstick silliness can become awfully exhausting, making a hinted-at sequel ultimately feel like a threat.

December 14, 2017 | Full Review…

The story is motley and not very involving, and the anything-goes CGI undermines the battle sequences.

December 14, 2017 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

For all the shape-shifting antics and giant fantasy creatures that it throws at the audience, Dunjia is only ever as fun as its characters get.

January 3, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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