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Ip ManDramatizes the life of Yip Man (1893-1972) in the mid to late 1930s. Foshun is a prosperous city with many martial arts schools. Ip Man is the undisputed martial arts champion, yet he has not devoted himself to teaching. Despite this, it seems that all the kung fu masters of the city are eager to fight him to improve their reputation.Keywords:
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Directors of "Ip Man"Wilson Yip
Creators of "Ip Man"Edmond WongTai-lee Chan
Critic Reviews of "Ip Man"San Francisco ChronicleOctober 28, 2010
A period piece filmed on obvious but eye-pleasing studio sets with wall-to-wall kung fu and a simplistic, philosophical message.Salon.comOctober 01, 2010
Wilson Yip has crafted a gripping, rousing, beautifully structured yarn, built around a calm but charismatic star performance by Donnie Yen and magnificent action sequences choreographed by the legendary Sammo Hung.New York TimesOctober 01, 2010
The fanboys and girls won't notice such failings amid the displays of wing chun kung fu--the extras and body doubles do some truly impressive acrobatics--and those with a taste for big historical tearjerkers will be happy as well.New York PostOctober 01, 2010
If you're looking for great action scenes, you've found them. But if you desire more than eye candy, such as character and plot development and historical accuracy, you'll have to look elsewhere.AV ClubSeptember 30, 2010
As an exaggerated, myth-making martial-arts movie, Ip Man is often thrilling.Time OutSeptember 29, 2010
Yen's handful of duels do delight; it's everything surrounding them that feels tired and trite.Slant MagazineOctober 07, 2010
An explosive exercise in bare-knuckled myth-biography.New York PressOctober 06, 2010
It remains an inexplicable, contextless bit of kung fu historicosploitation -- albeit a very satisfying one.TheDivaReview.comOctober 03, 2010
Not only is it one of the most entertaining and exciting movies out of Hong Kong for many years; Ip Man is a bona fide martial arts classic.NYC Movie GuruOctober 02, 2010
A dazzling, exhilarating, refreshingly character-driven and thoroughly captivating experience that must be seen on the big screen. It's unlike any martial arts film you've seen before.Film Journal InternationalOctober 01, 2010
First-rate martial-arts film about Bruce Lee's real-life teacher.ColeSmithey.comSeptember 21, 2010
The astonishing fight scenes are some of the most exciting ever filmed in a martial arts movie that raises the bar for the genre. For any martial arts fan, "Ip Man" is mandatory viewing.
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