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Ip Man 2

8 Ratings: 4.3
A 2011 movie directed by Wilson Yip.

   Ip Man 2  is a 2010 semi-biographical martial arts film based on the life of Ip Man, a grandmaster of Wing Chun martial arts. A sequel to the 2008 film Ip Man, the film was directed by Wilson Yip, and stars Donnie Yen, who reprises … see full wiki

Director: Wilson Yip
Genre: Action, Biography, History
Release Date: 28 January 2011 (USA)
MPAA Rating: R
3 reviews about Ip Man 2
review by . February 08, 2011
posted in Movie Hype
Star Rating:         I’m generally not a fan of martial arts movies, mostly because they seem to be about nothing other than martial arts. What bothered me greatly about 2008’s Ip Man was that it wasn’t a story so much as repeated set ups for the title character to fight; much of it had the simplistic feel of a 1950s American teen drama, where rival gangs in leather jackets glare at each other murderously until the leaders finally decide on a location …
review by . May 26, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
3 ½ Stars: Continuing The Saga of Bruce Lee's Teacher...Donnie Yen Delivers The ACTION!
After the highly successful IP MAN, Donnie Yen once again reprises his role as Bruce Lee’s teacher; the famed master of the martial arts style of Wing Chun in its sequel “IP Man 2”. But for this sequel director Wilson Yip and producer Raymond Wong takes the sensationalized biopic into something more commercial and crass. ‘IP MAN 2” is not a history lesson but more about martial arts action; and honestly the spectacular action may well be enough for most people to find …
Quick Tip by . September 17, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
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Inferior to the first film, but still worth a look if you're a martial arts action fanatic. Sammo Hung's fight choreography is impressive as always; still provided some fun action entertainment despite a weak second half due to the fact that it failed to obtain licesing from Bruce Lee's living relatives. 3.5 out of 5 stars.
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