From left: Donnie Yen, Jessica Jann and Naoto Takenaka in a still from Enter the Fat Dragon (category IIB; Cantonese, Japanese, English), directed by Kenji Tanigaki. Niki Chow and Wong Jing co-star.
From left: Donnie Yen, Jessica Jann and Naoto Takenaka in a still from Enter the Fat Dragon (category IIB; Cantonese, Japanese, English), directed by Kenji Tanigaki. Niki Chow and Wong Jing co-star.

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Enter the Fat Dragon film review: delightful Donnie Yen action comedy gets actor’s post-Ip Man career off to a bright start

  • Film takes the premise of 1978 Sammo Hung title of the same name – an overweight Bruce Lee fan – and refashions it with hilarious results
  • Comedic action is mixed with scenes of two couples bickering, but the film is also peppered with unintended references to recent events in Hong Kong

From left: Donnie Yen, Jessica Jann and Naoto Takenaka in a still from Enter the Fat Dragon (category IIB; Cantonese, Japanese, English), directed by Kenji Tanigaki. Niki Chow and Wong Jing co-star.
From left: Donnie Yen, Jessica Jann and Naoto Takenaka in a still from Enter the Fat Dragon (category IIB; Cantonese, Japanese, English), directed by Kenji Tanigaki. Niki Chow and Wong Jing co-star.
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