Ip Man: The Final Fight
Set in 1950 Hong Kong, After World War II legendary Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man is reluctantly called into action once more. What was a simple challenge from rival kung fu styles soon drew him into the dark and dangerous underworld of the Triads. Now, to defend life and honour, he has no choice but to fight one last time
Keywords: #Anthony Chau-Sang Wong #Emperor Motion Pictures #Gillian Chung #Herman Yau #Ip Man: The Final Fight #Jordan Chan #National Arts Films Production
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September 16, 2013 The soul of this movie is really in its tireless references to the historical and social conditions of 1950s and 60s Hong Kong, whose street views are recreated in vibrant, saturated colours.Read in Source
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
October 29, 2013 More a frequently elegant drama than an outright action movie.Read in Source
September 19, 2013 The action choreography eschews the slow-motion, wire-assisted grace of Yuen Woo Ping's in "The Grandmaster," but does a solid job of crisply and clearly showcasing a few epic brawls.Read in Source
New York Times
September 19, 2013 Seriously, if not always elegantly, the film portrays the great Ip Man as someone trying to survive, which is to say just as often a victim as a victor.Read in Source
September 19, 2013 The Final Fight plays out like a collection of greatest-hits vignettes barely connected to one another.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
September 19, 2013 The overall sense is of a rushed, simplistic installment in a well-worn biography franchise.Read in Source
UR Chicago Magazine
September 19, 2013 Ip Man was a notable martial arts instructor, he was not a saint. Perhaps someday, somebody will make an accurate film about the man. Meanwhile, we have these kung fu pseudo-biopics to entertain us.Read in Source
September 19, 2013 Soap opera, set-bound and unexceptionally written and directed.Read in Source
September 20, 2013 This is a rare case where, if a film had been livelier and less traditional and "respectful," its lead performance might have seemed less special.Read in Source
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.Read in Source
Film Journal International
September 19, 2013 Cut off from his home and family in China, martial-arts teacher Ip Man tries to adapt to life in Hong Kong. Intriguing if reverential account of an icon's final years.Read in Source
November 14, 2013 It's admirable that Ip Man: The Final Fight takes a different approach to the character than the other Ip Man films out there, but it lacks the excitement that made Ip Man and Ip Man 2 so entertaining.Read in Source
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