Red Light Revolution
Red Light Revolution (2012)

A humorous look at Chinese tradition colliding with modern sexual values, "Red Light Revolution" is the story of an ordinary Beijinger who opens an adult shop to make ends meet, sparking a sexual revolution in his conservative… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 13, 2012
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rick Groen
Globe and Mail

Well, consider the job half done: Sexy it ain't, but, once in a while, you will crack a smile.

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Laurence Boyce
Little White Lies

A brave attempt to do something different. Revolution may not be entirely successful, but it is made with heart.

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Linda Barnard
Toronto Star

There's a lot lost in translation and the oft-repeated jokes are mostly of the lame variety.

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Patrick Peters
Empire Magazine

Voutas offers a sex comedy salted with satirical comment on Chinese society.

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Philip French
Observer [UK]

Not surprisingly, Voutas's inept movie has yet to find a Chinese distributor. Surprisingly, it has found one here.

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Tom Dawson
Total Film

It's light-hearted rather than provocative, though the gag about the elderly customers' love-making stamina is a bit of a flop.

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