Tau man ji D (Initial D)
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Infernal Affairs powerhouse Andy Lau and Alan Mak bring the most popular manga in Japan screaming to life in this in this live-action look at the high-speed sport of "drifting" that shot straight to the top of the Hong Kong box office. Eighteen-year-old Takumi (Jay Chou) is never late for a tofu delivery, and though he speeds the tofu to its destinations with the velocity of a landlocked stealth plane, his true aspiration in life is to follow in the footsteps of his formerly fast-driving father (Anthony Wong) -- an ex-adrenaline junkie who eventually gave up the race track for the… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 33%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The racing scenes are well done; unfortunately, they're too often interrupted by a cliché-filled story about one-note characters."
‑ V.A. Musetto, New York Post
"For a different ride, Initial D drives a sleek and smooth line."
‑ Andrew Sun, Hollywood Reporter
"Based on a popular Japanese comic-book series, Initial D is a slick but silly affair unlikely to appeal to anyone over the age of 15."
‑ Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times
"Alas, the story keeps interrupting with gobs of expectorated exposition, paving the way for the inevitable sequels to come."
‑ R. Emmet Sweeney, Village Voice
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