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The Crossing II: Two-thirds of the 114-minute film are padded with rehashed scenes

“The Crossing II,” an inert follow-up that doesn’t deliver enough visual or emotional payoff in its overdue yet short-lived shipwreck climax. Released eight months after…

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‘The Crossing: Part One’ as the “Chinese Titanic” ever since director John Woo

With a story based on a real-life maritime disaster – the 1949 sinking of the Taiping, a vessel carrying more than 1,000 passengers when it…

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The Crossing Part 1: Romance, Conflict and Dramatic in Asian blockbusters

John Woo’s historical disaster epic gets off to a rickety start with this uneven first installment. Four years since he last sat on the director’s…

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The Crossing Part 1: Asia’s Titanic – Romance, Conflict and Dramatic

John Woo’s historical disaster epic gets off to a rickety start with this uneven first installment. Despite a conspicuous lack of ocean-bound action. The Crossing…

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