3-D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy
3-D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy (2011)

Inspired by "The Carnal Prayer Mat," an ancient Chinese text comparable to the Kama Sutra, this stereoscopic reboot of the popular 1990s-era erotic comedy series follows libidinous Ming Dynasty scholar Yangsheng (Hiro Hayama) as… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 19, 2011
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Fitfully amusing until 3-D Sex and Zen takes a casual, nearly positive stance on rape and sexual torture.

Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Two minutes 48 seconds of cuts by the BBFC have taken the edge off some unnecessary sadism, but the brush-written credits remain the highlight.

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Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

"3D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy" finds it is love, not sex, that rules the human heart, a sweet and conventional idea regardless of the technology of the film's projection.

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Philip French
Observer (UK)

For me, the tedium and the 3Dium were occasionally alleviated by counting the number of characters named Dong or Hung.

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Mike Hale
New York Times

Sex in this film looks so nonecstatic that a better title might have been "3D Sex and Zen: Zero Child Policy."

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Russell Edwards

Auds get an eyeful of flesh, served with sadistic, spasmodic laughs.

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Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph (UK)

The ultimate message is creepily anti-sex, but, in fairness, the preceding two hours would put just about anyone off.

Stephen Cole
Globe and Mail

3D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy fails to live up to either its promise or title.

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Elizabeth Kerr
Hollywood Reporter

After about an hour of Wei's amusing escapades, however, things take a turn for the decidedly vicious.

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David Edwards
Daily Mirror (UK)

Probably the only place you can see a 20ft male member bursting out of a cinema screen.

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