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Donnie Yen is Zilong "Dragon" Chen, an undercover cop deep inside China's most ruthless crime syndicate. The boss, Xiong (Collin Chou, Jet Li's FEARLESS, THE MATRIX trilogy) swears to find every traitor and make him or her pay with their lives. Agents are turning up dead. His days are numbered. Desperate to protect his family and his life, Chen must risk everything to protect the SPECIAL IDENTITY he never wanted before it's too late. (c) Well Go USA

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 44%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"There's little suspense to speak of but plenty of roundhouse kicks to keep you shocked and awed."
‑ Martin Tsai, Los Angeles Times
"With tender moments coming off like they were ripped straight from the Lifetime network, and nearly every action scene featuring enough wire work to look ridiculous, Special ID is a huge step back for the extremely talented Donnie Yen."
‑ Chris Sawin, Examiner.com
"[T]he story is a hopeless mess that from the outset seems to be missing key exposition that might help fill in some of its many gaps."
‑ Nick Schager, The Dissolve
"You know there's something wrong with a martial arts movie when the only character worth caring about is the hero's mother."
‑ Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times
"They don't match the eye-popping athleticism of The Raid 2. In fact, some of it seems kind of stodgy."
‑ Jay Stone, Canada.com
"Hard-core action movies like this, with difficult physical stunts and limited special effects, are hard to find these days. Fans should not miss the chance to see the ageless Donnie Yen."
‑ Daniel Eagan, Film Journal International
"Insanely dangerous stunts? Check. Obnoxious evil baddie? Check. Intricately choreographed fight sequences that are the film's raison d'Ítre? Check, check, check."
‑ Zachary Wigon, Village Voice
"It's impossible to deny that what "Special ID" does well it does extremely well."
‑ Brian Tallerico, RogerEbert.com
"The audience becomes conditioned to expect the action a few moves before the film makes them, which quickly renders the story tedious."
‑ Wes Greene, Slant Magazine
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