Shanghai Knights
Shanghai Knights (2003)

East and West team up to take on bad guys in the British Empire in this sequel to the action comedy hit Shanghai Noon. Chon Wang (Jackie Chan), once an Imperial Guard in China, is now the Sheriff of Carson City, NV, while his onetime… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: July 15, 2003
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Critic Score
66%
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54%



Critic Score: 66% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: A silly, anachronistic mess, but the pairing of Chan and Wilson makes the movie fun.

Ed Park
Village Voice

It's a merry surfeit, lofted by calisthenic wow above the usual level for late-era Jackie and Wilson's mellow-gold delivery.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

[A] mundane sequel.

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Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

This innocent, sixties-style, big-budget comedy-romance-action-adventure romp is solid family entertainment that would make any self-respecting kid's jaw drop for a good two hours. [Blu-ray]

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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

Like an Abbott & Costello comedy, Shanghai Knights is truly dumb, sometimes inconsistent, but awfully funny.

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Glenn Lovell
San Jose Mercury News

Grand, undemanding entertainment.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Martial arts buddy sequel is exactly what you expect.

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Claudia Puig
USA Today

Knights will surely find an enthusiastic following before it gets to video.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

A desperately unfunny action comedy, mirthless not only in its effect on an audience but in its whole aura.

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Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

The Chan/Wilson chemistry that drove the first film and draws people back to this one hasn't lost any of its snap.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Anthony Lawrie
Everything Tom Dey got right with Shanghai Noon, David Dobkin gets wrong in Shanghai Knights. Apart from the ridiculous and embarrassing historical… More
Alex roy
A tad disappointing but still good considering that Shanghai Noon was a lot of fun with great gags and action, this one is good but lacks the effectiveness of… More
JY Skacto
David Dobkin goes British with <i>Shanghai Knights</i>.<p>105 minutes of adventure, action, and comedy sums up this picture. On top of that,… More
Albert Kim
Same thing as "Shanghai Noon" except lacking considerable charm and comedic value.
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Martin Sahlin
This is not funny...And I don't think I've ever heard Jackie Chan speak this bad english....no bullshit (pun indended)

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