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BULLETPROOF MONK is a silly film, sometimes completely stupid – like the villain's lair, for instance – but it's hard to dislike as a buddy-buddy type comedy. Chow Yun-Fat is the straight man, used to doing this kind of noble hero stuff in his …

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Review of Bulletproof Monk - IGN

That being said, Bulletproof Monk (based on a comic by Gotham Chopra and Brett Lewis) never fully delivers on the giddy insanity promised by such shamelessly kitschy elements. Portions of the film ...

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Bulletproof Monk Reviews - Metacritic

Bulletproof Monk movie reviews & Metacritic score: The Monk (Yun-Fat) is a Zen-calm martial arts master whose duty has been to protect a powerful ancient scroll. Faced with finding the scroll's next guardian, th...

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Review: Bulletproof Monk - Slant Magazine

A nother week, another ethnic buddy yarn. In Paul Hunter's Bulletproof Monk, Seann William Scott appears as a spiritually-challenged pickpocket who incurs the wrath of a British underground gang spearheaded by the shirtless Funktastic (Patrick Hagarty).Enter the nameless Tibetan monk (Chow Yun-Fat), a keeper-of-sacred-scrolls trying to shake loose a …

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Bulletproof Monk movie review (2003) | Roger Ebert

Advertisement. "Bulletproof Monk" is a cross between a traditional Hong Kong martial arts movie and various American genres, incorporating the dubious notion that the wisest and most skilled practitioners of the ancient Asian arts have nothing better to do than tutor young Americans. To be sure, Kar has been studying on his own.

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Bulletproof Monk Movie Review for Parents - Parent Previews

With bullet-riddled bodies, electrocutions and people falling from buildings, this film's violence quotient quickly adds up along with its arsenal of profanities. Considering the lighter moments of diversion the movie offers, it's too bad the script isn't as bulletproof as the monk. Starring Yun-Fat Chow, Seann William Scott.

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BULLETPROOF MONK - Movieguide | Movie Reviews for …

Release Date: 16 April 2003 Starring: Chow Yun-Fat, Seann William Scott, Jaime King,, Karel Rodin Genre: Action Adventure Audience: Teenagers and adults REVIEWER: Bruce Donaldson In BULLETPROOF MONK, Chow Yun-Fat plays a Buddhist monk in the World War II 1940s, who is given charge over a sacred scroll that, if read aloud, gives its reader the power …

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Bulletproof Monk - Plugged In

Movie Review. It's 1943 and a group of Tibetan monks have started an anti-reading campaign. Mind you, they're not against literacy in general. ... Bulletproof Monk serves up a mishmash of Buddhist and Taoist spirituality, with a hearty helping of plain old mysticism for good measure. The Monk says he believes in universal truth, something ...

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10 Best (Non-Documentary) Movies About Buddhism | ScreenRant

On the opposite end of the spectrum, there's Bulletproof Monk.This may actually fall into the 'So Bad It's Good' category, rather than being legitimately a great movie, but anyone who wants to see a Buddhist Monk in a kick-ass action comedy alongside a wise-cracking American pickpocket to protect a mystical scroll... has come to the right place.

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Bulletproof Monk - Movie Review - commonsensemedia.org

The fight scenes in BULLETPROOF MONK are staged wonderfully, and the production design is outstanding, especially the underground lair of a ragtag bunch of scoundrels who live in subway tunnels. The dialogue is not completely embarassing, which makes it a big step up from most action films. Continue reading. Show less.

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BULLETPROOF MONK - Movieguide | Movie Reviews for Christians

Release Date: 16 April 2003 Starring: Chow Yun-Fat, Seann William Scott, Jaime King,, Karel Rodin Genre: Action Adventure Audience: Teenagers and adults REVIEWER: Bruce Donaldson In BULLETPROOF MONK, Chow Yun-Fat plays a Buddhist monk in the World War II 1940s, who is given charge over a sacred scroll that, if read aloud, gives its reader the power to run the …

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Bulletproof Monk - Movie Trailers | Reviews - Rotten …

Audience Reviews for Bulletproof Monk. Jan 21, 2016. This movie was an all round disappointment from the OTT action stunts that if you're over the age of 10 will just roll your eyes at, The acting ...

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"Bulletproof Monk" - Movie Review - Crosswalk.com

Read "Bulletproof Monk" - Movie Review - and more of the latest on movies and films from a Christian perspective.

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Parent reviews for Bulletproof Monk | Common Sense Media

Enter Review Here We love the main character -- a monk who never hurts anyone -- but we wondered why there was over-the-top violence in a movie like this that basically had good messages for young teens. Half send up, half action flick, this had SO much potential, but a scene with TORTURE in it really put off me and my tweener kids.

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Bulletproof Monk (2003) - IMDb

Bulletproof Monk: Directed by Paul Hunter. With Chow Yun-Fat, Seann William Scott, Jaime King, Karel Roden. Based on the very underground comic book of the same name, a Tibetan monk becomes a mentor to a young street punk and tries teaching him how to protect the scroll of ultimate power from a secret Nazi organization bent on world domination.

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Bulletproof Monk - Movie Trailers | Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Audience Reviews for Bulletproof Monk. Jan 21, 2016. This movie was an all round disappointment from the OTT action stunts that if you're over the age of 10 will just roll your eyes at, The acting ...

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Film Review: Bulletproof Monk (2003) | HNN

A flip-book entitled Tales Of The Bulletproof Monk, which included two prequel stories with the original material, was released to coincide with the film version in 2003. In the first of the two prequels, we learn that the Bulletproof Monk was an ordinary man who sought the peace and solace of a Tibetan monastery.

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