Last Blood - By Betty Jo Tucker When a hitman decides he’ll take one more assignment before getting out of the game, his plans go awry. Sound familiar? Of course. But in Bangkok Dangerous, Nicolas Cage nails this clichéd character by using his trademark emotionless voice plus his ability to project a vulnerability... MORE >>
Leaving Crime Behind - By John P. McCarthy There's nothing arresting about the Pang Brothers' remake of their 1999 Thai-language flick Bangkok Dangerous. Though not a total misfire, this English-language recalibration is surprisingly dull and will disappoint fans of the twin, Hong Kong-born filmmakers.
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Silent but Deadly - By Adam Hakari French filmmaker Mathieu Kassovitz's pet project, Babylon A. D., went belly up when he moved it to Hollywood, and Hong Kong auteurs Danny and Oxide Pang seem to be carrying on that curse. Bangkok Dangerous, a remake of their own breakout 1999... MORE >>