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CONFUCIUS

The 2010 film that portrays the life of the legendary historical figure

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  • Mar 11, 2010
Not my kind of movie but neither am I a fan of Confucius or Chow Yun Fat! You need to concentrate to watch this. Too much dialogs!
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March 23, 2012
I like dialogue heavy movies, but yes, this was a little incoherent.
 
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review by . March 21, 2012
posted in ASIANatomy
Confucius Says
   Usually, I love films that depict the peoples, places, and events from history.  Granted, I prefer that films “do it right,” don’t exaggerate the importance of people and events because, when they do, I think those pictures rob the audience of experiencing, first-hand, those moments of discovery … let’s call them even ‘moments of appreciation’ … for what a person, place, or event meant to all of history.  When you rob the viewer …
review by . March 11, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
Feels More Like an IMPRINT Than a Biopic on The Legacy of the Legendary Historical Figure
   The last time a movie was made about the story of Confucius was in 1940 in a silent film. This 2010 film, that has Chow Yun Fat in the lead role as “Confucius” is a reason to celebrate. The film is directed by Hu Mei and while the movie is flawed with several missed opportunities, but nonetheless, the film has great production values and a great cast (even has the beauteous Zhou Xun with an appearance that may be brief but made a lot of impact) and the words of wisdom by …
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