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Based on 31 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 100
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Ang Lee, a world-class director working at the top of his elegant form, has done something thrilling. For all the leaping action, it's the film's spirit that soars. show more

  • 100
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    The class act of action movies. show more

  • 100
    Mike Clark USA Today

    This is a great movie, but it needs a sales job because it's in Mandarin. show more

  • 100
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    It is with gravity and levity and incomparable grace that Ang Lee's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon -- by light years the best movie of 2000. show more

  • 100
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Handsome, passionate and fun. It's everything we go to the movies for. show more

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    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Transcends its origins and becomes one of a kind. It's glorious, unashamed escapism and surprisingly touching at the same time. show more

  • 100
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    Splendid, soaringly ambitious Chinese period fantasy. show more

  • 100
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    You have never seen a movie like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon because there has never been a movie like it. show more

  • 100
    Jay Carr Boston Globe

    Watching it is a nonstop high. show more

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    Chris Kaltenbach Baltimore Sun

    Rarely has combat been portrayed as beautifully as in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Taiwanese director Ang Lee's thoughtful meditation on menace, mortality and the martial arts. show more

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    With so few options for movies at the Redbox, it was always a challenge finding a good Saturday night flick. But now that I have over 100,000 different selections through Blockbuster @Home from DISH I never want for choices. And renting Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon is the best one I made this summer. I completely agree with Roger Ebert. Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon’s unabashed escapism puts this movie in a class of its own. I am so happy the guys in my office at DISH talked me into watching it. I can’t wait until they make a se

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