The Missing Gun
The Missing Gun (2003)

In this tense thriller, Ma Shan (Wen Jiang) is a Chinese police detective who awakes one morning after a night of heavy drinking at his sister's wedding reception to discover that his gun has been stolen. Since only police officers are… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: May 4, 2004
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Critic Score: 38% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Richard James Havis
Hollywood Reporter

Viewers who thought they were watching a comedy will be left scratching their heads when it turns into a mundane murder mystery.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

At the film's core is a mystery that isn't intriguing...

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Eric Campos
Film Threat

I gotta admit I nodded off a couple times just for a few seconds. I couldn't help it; my eyes were rebelling against this movie.

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Elvis Mitchell
New York Times

The busy direction is often too much at odds with the film and is unwarranted with an actor like Jiang Wen.

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Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

The climatic revelation of who's responsible seems plucked from the air, but Chuan's theme of memory reconstructed from external eyewitnesses is intriguing

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Louis Proyect
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Offbeat film about a cop struggling for self-respect

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George Wu
culturevulture.net

A pumping, in-your-face style-fest.

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