Vampire Cleanup Department (Gao geung jing dou fu) Reviews

October 25, 2020
Kyonshi fans should find a great deal to enjoy about Vampire Cleanup Department, and it's arguably the best of the recent efforts to breathe life back into the genre
April 17, 2020
... an interesting and entertaining film for adults with humor that works on a few levels and some good nods to 1980s Asian vampire films and films in general.
December 25, 2019
"Vampire Cleanup Department" is a very entertaining film, a great sample of HK comedy, which also functions, on a secondary lever, as a parody to CAT III films.
October 27, 2017
Watching the film, you get the feeling that you're watching another culture's equivalent of last year's Ghostbusters remake, an impression that's only enhanced when the plot starts borrowing elements from Ghostbusters.
June 27, 2017
Part Buffy, a little Ghostbusters, a dash of Harry Potter, and all Hong Kong midnight-movie weirdness
March 16, 2017
Vampire Cleanup Department's special effects (by Fong Wai-kit) are suitably cheesy, and supporting turns by favorites Siu Yam-yam, comedian Jim Chim and Eric Tsang lend the whole affair some old-school credibility.
March 15, 2017
An adequate homage to the comedic tradition immortalised by Mr Vampire (1985) and its sequels.
March 15, 2017
The idea sounds promising, but the execution feels a bit of a stretch, especially with the broom-sweeping moves used to take down vampires.