Jackie Chan: The Myth
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Historical fact blends with high-flying fiction as Jackie Chan steps into dual roles as a determined archeologist and a loyal general of China's first emperor in director Stanley Tong's lavish historical action film. Jack (Chan) is an intrepid archeologist in search of a mythical gemstone that is said to have the power to defy gravity. Though Jack's days are spent traversing the globe with scientist sidekick William (Tony Leung Ka-fai) in hopes of finding the elusive gem, at night in his dreams he assumes the role of General Meng-yi, devoted servant of Emperor Qin Shi-huang. As… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 20%

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"Embodies the high-stakes risks inherent in switching between multiple genres, particularly considering the story's central point is nearly lost in the process."
‑ Robert Koehler, Variety
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Turdbath"
‑ Bill Chambers, Film Freak Central
"It's pretty, and some of the stunts are fun, but in this age of greenscreen and wire removal, let alone the repetition of certain key Chan "tricks", and you're left with a pretty mediocre flick."
‑ Jason Gorber, Film Scouts
"One word: Amazing."
‑ Jon Popick, Planet Sick-Boy
"...interminable..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
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