Goodbye, Dragon Inn
- compiled by Jeffrey Overstreet Copyright Christianity Today International
- 2005 1 Jan
To escape torrential rain, a Japanese tourist ducks into a declining movie theater and waits out the storm while watching a classic martial arts film called
It also caught the attention of a Christian film critic recently. J. Robert Parks (The Phantom Tollbooth) joins the chorus of praise. "Tsai Ming-liang is known in film circles for his rigorous, slow, demanding works. Though he has a quirky brand of humor that shows up in movies like
You'll find mainstream reviews of the film here.