The Legend of Drunken Master
A young martial artist is caught between respecting his pacifist father's wishes or stopping a group of disrespectful foreigners from stealing precious artifacts. (102 mins.)
“ The acting is pretty good. The story is decent as well. But it's the action sequences here that makes it LEGENDary. Often citied as one of the best martial arts movies ever, I totally agree!
BEST: The Epic Finale starting from the coal burning stunt to Ken Lo's legs of fury to Jackie finally getting drunk. ” - butshav
A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his good name when the drug lords he is after frame him for the murder of a dirty cop. (101 mins.)
“ It has great moments of comedy! It has fantastic moments of action! This is the movie that took Jackie to stardom beyond imagination! This is Jackie's middle finger to 'The Protector (1984)!
BEST: The Epic Finale (again) in the mall. The whole LONG fight sequence involving elevators, hangers, glasses, glasses and more glasses while ending with the death- defying pole stunt. ” - butshav
“ This is HIGHLY entertaining stuff. It has ladies, mind- blowing stunts, good comedy and everything you expect from Jackie Chan. It's just GREAT STUFF!
BEST: The Epic Finale in the wind tunnel. That hilarious and fantastic fight is just GREAT! Also, the fight in the hotel is awesome. ” - butshav
Wheels on Meals
Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective... (108 mins.)
“ My favorite movie of the 3 brothers. The comedy is brilliant. The action is brilliant. Jackie- Great! Yuen Biao- Charismatic! Sammo- Fantastic! Lola- Sexy!
BEST: The Epic Finale: Sammo in the swordplay, Yuen vs Keith Vitaly and JACKIE CHAN VS BENNY URQUIDEZ! ” - butshav
Project A 2
Dragon is now transferred to be the police head of Sai Wan district, and has to contend with a gangster kingpin, anti-Manchu revolutionaries, some runaway pirates, Manchu Loyalists and a corrupt police superintendent. (101 mins.)
“ Liked this better than the prequel to be honest, although I must admit I miss Sammo and Yuen in this one. The comedy here is brilliant again. The action is very good. This one scores more than Project A1 for me.
BEST: When lots of characters end up in Maggie Cheung's house with her trying to keep everyone from seeing each other is a comedic masterpiece! Not to forget, the handcuff scene with Jackie and a corrupt cop fighting and running away from pirates. ” - butshav
Miracles - Mr. Canton and Lady Rose
A country boy becomes the head of a gang through the purchase of some lucky roses from an old lady. He and a singer at the gang's nightclub try to do a good deed for the old lady when her daughter comes to visit. (139 mins.)
“ This one is more on cinematography, plot and drama rather than full on action. That being said, it does have its wonderful share of comedy and brilliant action.
BEST: The climax battle at the rope factory is classical. ” - butshav
Little Big Soldier
An old soldier kidnaps a young general of an enemy state and takes him on a long journey to collect the reward. (96 mins.)
“ Proves Jackie that he is a very good actor indeed. Good plot, acting and has more focus of dramedy factors rather than action. I love it!
BEST: The ending was really emotional for me to be honest. ” - butshav
New Police Story
A hero cop accidentally leads his team into a trap from which he is the only survivor. Drowning his guilt in booze, he is eventually assigned a new younger partner who turns out to have his own secrets. (123 mins.)
“ A dark and gritty reboot of the Police Story franchise. Jackie's acting is very good here and the action scenes are very well- done as well.
BEST: The deja-vu bus stunt (intentional) and the emotional ending. ” - butshav
A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed LAPD detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way. (98 mins.)
“ Full on entertainment! Most enjoyable time spent. ” - butshav
Thongs and Octopus accept a job from their landlord: Kidnap a baby. Soon, the baby awakens strong paternal feelings in the two crooks, leading to complications when it comes to handing him over to his possibly crazy gang boss grandfather. (136 mins.)
“ Although this movie should have featured Jackie, Sammo and Yuen Biao is the lead roles, this movie is VERY GOOD nonetheless. The action is pretty good, the acting is fabulous and the script strikes a right balance between comedy, action and drama.
BEST: The emotional ending where Jackie cries over the baby... ” - butshav
Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food. (105 mins.)
“ Silliest Jackie Chan movie ever (which is saying something). But it is definitely entertaining as well.
BEST: Jackie Chan v/s Richard Norton ” - butshav