Review – Curse of the Golden Flower

September 4, 2007


(…or; Chow Yun Fat should get more work)

 Yes -I know he’s in Pirates of the Caribbean 3 – he should just work more, is all I’m saying.

This was going for the Crouching Tiger crowd (with the incest, poisoning, and the sheer fabulousness of the cinematography and art direction). Left me a little cold, though – nobody really to cheer for, and the moral of the story seems to be Don’t mess with the Emperor. Not an easy sell in the US…

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