A still from Goddamned Asura (category IIB, Mandarin), starring Joseph Huang. Directed by Lou Yi-an.
A still from Goddamned Asura (category IIB, Mandarin), starring Joseph Huang. Directed by Lou Yi-an.

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Goddamned Asura movie review: a Taiwan shooting spree forms the basis of Lou Yi-an’s kaleidoscopic portrait of urban malaise

  • A fatal night market shooting in Taiwan is examined from the perspective of several different characters – as well as exploring several different outcomes
  • Although the film poses more questions than it answers, it manages to draw viewers in with its tight web of cause and effect, and portrait of urban malaise

A still from Goddamned Asura (category IIB, Mandarin), starring Joseph Huang. Directed by Lou Yi-an.
A still from Goddamned Asura (category IIB, Mandarin), starring Joseph Huang. Directed by Lou Yi-an.
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