The Rooftop
The Rooftop (2013)

Gao and his friends are the happiest kids in the city of Galilee. Living on the rooftops of this bustling metropolis, sometimes life can be tough - but they still churn out songs all day, and dance under the stars at night. But when Gao… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 10, 2013
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Mark Jenkins
Washington Post

The candy-colored musical from Taiwanese heartthrob Jay Chou is two-thirds delightful.

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Jeff Beck
Examiner.com

Chou, who also wrote and directed, has a good eye for visuals, but when it comes to his screenplay, he could have used a lot more originality.

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Daniel M. Gold
New York Times

"The Rooftop" is frenzied, funny and knowing, drenched in lavish, often surreal, imagery.

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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

"The Rooftop" is a restless boy-fights-for-girl fantasia, too stylistically bulbous a misfire to allow for easy enjoyment as either a demented throwback or a genre hybrid.

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