Donnie Yen (left) plays a secondary schoolteacher in the film Big Brother (Category IIB; Cantonese and English), directed by Kam Ka-wai.

Big Brother film review: Donnie Yen brings social conscience – and plenty of action – to upbeat education drama

A thoroughly earnest attempt to put a smile on the face of film-goers, this story of the troubled alumnus of a Hong Kong school who returns to teach there intersperses his pupils’ hopeful journeys with fight scenes

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Donnie Yen (left) plays a secondary schoolteacher in the film Big Brother (Category IIB; Cantonese and English), directed by Kam Ka-wai.
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