So Close
So Close (2003)

A high tech corporation is sent into turmoil when hackers demanding ransom break into their internal computer system with a powerful and apparently unstoppable virus. A mysterious, beautiful young woman who calls herself "Computer… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: June 21, 2003
DVD Release Date: December 30, 2003
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Critic Score: 81% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: This HK actioner oozes with style.

Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer

If stiletto-heeled heroines outfoxing legions of dunderheaded males are what you're looking for, seek no more.

Edward Guthmann
San Francisco Chronicle

Has moments of style and audacity, but the script is a shameless muddle and the shifts in tone -- from gooey romance to hard-driving, hyper-pop action -- give the impression that the movie was directed by six or seven people in alternating shift.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Contains some clever set-pieces, mostly involving a Cyrano-type communication between the sisters.

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Charles Taylor

Luscious superstar Shu Qi and action expert Corey Yuen prove that Hong Kong movies can still deliver the goods Hollywood can't.

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Megan Lehmann
New York Post

Hong Kong's answer to Charlie's Angels has big guns, hot chicks and cool gadgets -- hooked into a junky killers-for-hire narrative so nonsensical it practically neutralizes any guilty-pleasure positives.

Bryant Frazer
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

Part of the feedback loop created when The Matrix, which co-opted Hong Kong filmmaking styles, began to influence Asian cinema itself.

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Mark Rahner
Seattle Times

Charlie's Angels only wish -- in some corner of their empty, overstimulated minds -- that they were as cool as the chicks in So Close.

Jami Bernard
New York Daily News

A brilliant example of the genre.

Don Willmott

spectacular girl on girl fights

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
Tsubaki Sanjuro
This should rank as a guity pleasure but falls short even at that. It is as bad as the Charlies Angel's films, just less annoying, and with women who are… More
Sanjaya 丘耀文
W O W ! This movie is completely amazed me! I love the story that they made with the great character picks too... So bad one of them must die first...
JY Skacto
This action adventure is a cross between the Charlie's Angels' films from America and the Raider (Tokyo and Seoul) films from China. Put these two… More
Steven Vincent Gee
Good movie. Three girls and gun in one sad movie but it still great. I t is very touching movie.
Dean McKenna
Fantastic high-octane thriller and very sexy on two sisters (Shu Qi and Zhao Wei) as professional assassins with amazing high-tech and kung-fu skills.
Sylvester Kuo
A fine techno thriller from Hong Kong. An all female lead cast about assassins and cops in the struggle of identity crisis. The action sequences were great, it… More