Ashes of Time Redux

Ashes of Time Redux
Ashes of Time Redux
  • R
  • 1h 34m
  • 2009
Certified Fresh79%
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From Director Wong Kar Wai comes the definitive version of Ashes of Time, an epic martial arts masterpiece of larger-than-life characters, breathtaking landscapes and exquisite fight scenes. The story centers on Ouyang Feng (Leslie Cheung), a heartbroken and cynical man who spends his days alone in the desert, connecting expert swordsmen with those seeking revenge and willing to pay for it. As Ouyang narrates his tale, interweaving the stories of his unusual clients, old friends and future foes, he begins to realize the mistakes of his own past, and how his fear of rejection may have led him to a life of exile.
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Rotten Tomatoes® Score

TOMATOMETER®
Certified Fresh79%
Critics Consensus: Wong Kar Wai's redux, with a few slight changes from his 1994 classic, is a feast for the eyes, if a little difficult to follow.
Reviews
Chicago Reader
Andrea Gronvall
Rotten

For this director's cut, Wong has trimmed several minutes and reorganized the narrative according...

June 21, 2017
Chicago Tribune
Michael Phillips
Rotten

I struggled to engage with the archetypes contained within the images, even with all that meticulo...

March 2, 2019
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Additional Info

  • Genre:Drama, Action
  • Release Date:March 3, 2009
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

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