Chen Kun (left), Yu Entai, Bai Baihe and Qin Hao in Chongqing Hot Pot (category IIB; Putonghua, Sichuan dialect), directed by Wang Qing. Chen Kun (left), Yu Entai, Bai Baihe and Qin Hao in Chongqing Hot Pot (category IIB; Putonghua, Sichuan dialect), directed by Wang Qing.
Chen Kun (left), Yu Entai, Bai Baihe and Qin Hao in Chongqing Hot Pot (category IIB; Putonghua, Sichuan dialect), directed by Wang Qing.

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Film review: Chongqing Hot Pot – former classmates in twisty heist thriller

For all that the film has a stellar cast, led by Chen Kun and Bai Baihe, its narrative intrigue is squandered in the final third of the film, replaced with senseless violence and genre clichés

Topic |   Chinese language cinema
Chen Kun (left), Yu Entai, Bai Baihe and Qin Hao in Chongqing Hot Pot (category IIB; Putonghua, Sichuan dialect), directed by Wang Qing. Chen Kun (left), Yu Entai, Bai Baihe and Qin Hao in Chongqing Hot Pot (category IIB; Putonghua, Sichuan dialect), directed by Wang Qing.
Chen Kun (left), Yu Entai, Bai Baihe and Qin Hao in Chongqing Hot Pot (category IIB; Putonghua, Sichuan dialect), directed by Wang Qing.
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