Z (1991)
In the Lap of God


Reviewed by: STSH
Date: 02/14/2003
Summary: Looks cheap

Promising mix. The lovely Irene Wan in the lead, with an early appearance by Francis Ng, and the luscious Man So.

But the production has an awful cheap look about it. The unpleasant lack of chemistry between the two leads put me off as well. I tuned out after 30 minutes, so I wasn't able to comment on Steve's claim that things pick up later.

Even having the production filmed in Thailand didn't seem to help.

Reviewer Score: 2

Reviewed by: hkcinema
Date: 12/21/1999

A bungled heist a missing $2 million diamond and May (IRENE WAN), apretty office executive who happens upon the missing diamond. Action-packed adventure and romance in Southeast Asia's back country.

[Reviewed by Tai Seng Catalog]


Reviewed by: spinali
Date: 12/08/1999
Summary: NULL

Irene Wan ends up with some diamonds stolen from a triad lord, and cop Roy Cheung has been threatened to retrieve them, or else. Their cat-and-mouse journey takes them to civil war-torn Burma, where they dodge mortar blasts and help out the rebels. Routine, but finally picks up after forty minutes or so.

(2/4)



[Reviewed by Steve Spinali]

Reviewer Score: 5