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Warriors of Heaven and Earth (Tian di ying xiong) Reviews

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May 2, 2007
It's too busy courting genre cliches to mine anything transcendent, which runs counter to the promise inherent in the title.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
December 18, 2004
Takes all the elements of the classic Westerns, mixes them with Eastern spiritualism, and comes out with a film that is at least noteworthy, if not especially brilliant.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
December 8, 2004
There are scenes here that will stick in your brain for days.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 3, 2004
For most of its two-hour running time, it's a pretty solid action yarn that echoes both the swordsman epics of Akira Kurosawa, as well as some of the Clint Eastwood Spaghetti Westerns.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
December 3, 2004
The movie has so much that's great that you forgive when it veers into Indiana Jones territory.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
December 1, 2004
The acting is uniformly compelling.
October 25, 2004
An enjoyably pulpy story, occasionally slow-moving and pretentious
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
October 1, 2004
There are extraordinary battle scenes in this film.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
October 1, 2004
There's no denying its visual appeal.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/4
September 10, 2004
Remarkable for its stimulating, metaphor-rich setting.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
September 10, 2004
Has everything you could possibly want from the genre.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
September 9, 2004
A fairly rousing example of the genre.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
September 9, 2004
Be patient, and you'll get rewarded with a good old-fashioned castle siege that's worth the wait.
September 7, 2004
For eyes that have overindulged in the stylized razzle-dazzle of Hero, the grit, dust, and occasional cheese of Warriors of Heaven and Earth come as a corrective slap.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
September 5, 2004
Easily one of 2004's most thrilling adventures.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
September 3, 2004
A rollicking cross between Raiders of the Lost Ark and The Good, The Bad and the Ugly.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 2, 2004
Loads of fun.
September 2, 2004
The best case for Warriors ... is its cinematic time travels and its peek into the natural wildness of a long-closed countryside.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
September 2, 2004
He Ping brings to his tale characters who are more dimensional than the usual symbolic figures of traditional Chinese period epics.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
September 2, 2004
It's well worth seeing just for the embellishments.
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