Nick Cheung and Yang Zi in a still from Bodies at Rest (category IIB; Cantonese), directed by Renny Harlin. Richie Jen co-stars.

Bodies at Rest film review: Nick Cheung, Richie Jen play deadly cat-and-mouse game in Renny Harlin’s Hong Kong-set thriller

  • Die Hard 2 director presents an old-fashioned action film about a criminal trio in Christmas masks who trigger mayhem in a Hong Kong morgue
  • Illogical yet predictable, and with an off-key performance from leading man Nick Cheung, this plays like a Johnnie To film without the irony and deadpan comedy
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Nick Cheung and Yang Zi in a still from Bodies at Rest (category IIB; Cantonese), directed by Renny Harlin. Richie Jen co-stars.
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