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Where there is trouble, there is a solution. This time, the trouble comes from two mythical spirits who take the forms of humans. Disguised in human skin and clothes, the pair continue to take the hearts of humans to stay alive and young. But one of them strays down the wrong path and falls in love with a married man. What will happen to the lives of this man and his wife after saving from the barbarians someone who didn't need any saving? An action-thriller centered on a vampire-like woman who eats the skins and hearts of her lovers. This is not your average Donnie Yen movie. So is that a good or bad thing? Well, I found it to be a nice switch away from the usual stuff that we see from the Hong Kong martial arts star. So yes, I enjoyed "Painted Skin" (aka "Hua pi").<br/><br/>Directors Gordon Chan, Danny Ko and Andy Wing-Keung Chin managed to put together a good story that had a good amount of variation. "Painted Skin" is an enjoyable combination of love story, action and drama.<br/><br/>The talents were well-cast and it was nice to see a movie where Donnie Yen wasn't all-overshadowing over all other actors and actresses. You know what you will get from martial arts star Donnie Yen, of course. However, the two female leads Xun Zhou and Wei Zhao were really impressive in this 2008 movie.<br/><br/>"Painted Skin" has a lot to offer and chances are that you will find something in it too. I enjoyed the storytelling and the fact that the movie wasn't focusing on being a display of CGI effects.<br/><br/>The action and fight sequences were well-choreographed and equally so executed, which is a given when Donnie Yen is involved.<br/><br/>The costumes and sets were grand, with lots of details, and it helped bring the story to life quite well.<br/><br/>"Painted Skin" is a well-worthy addition to the collection of anyone who enjoys Asian cinema. If your ideal fantasy genre contains unrelenting action and adventure, Painted Skin may not be the title for you. But, if you're looking for a beautiful dramatic romance, that is as poetic as it is entertaining, you will not be disappointed.<br/><br/>Written in an intelligently mature fashion, and performed with emotional poignancy, Painted Skin is quite unlike its American contrasts, with stories of battlers fought for love occasionally becoming lost in bloody violence and nudity. This Chinese feature delivers a tasteful approach, that sacrifices in your face thrills and excitement, for a gripping character driven tale of unrequited romance.<br/><br/>General Sheng returns home with his army after defeating barbarians infringing on his borders, bringing a beautiful young woman he rescued with him. His wife is immediately suspicious of the young woman, and becomes more so when her former paramour, Yong, a soldier turned nomad, returns to the city at the same time as gorgeous demon hunter, Xia, both firmly believing the woman is not who she claims.<br/><br/>There is, without a doubt, more to the mysterious woman, Xiao, than meets the eye, though any accusations are rendered preposterous in the eyes of those who appreciate her. With suspicion and paranoia mounting, Yong and Xia begin investigating, only to find themselves in the middle of a battle, plagued by conspiracy, jealously, betrayal and lust.<br/><br/>Although there are a number of astounding action sequences, Painted Skin is more of a cat and mouse thriller, with many of the fights taking place in conversations, where one character is always trying to outwit the other. At its heart, the film reveals that no sacrifice is too great when you love someone, both the script and the actors capturing the emotion perfectly, from the beauty of romance, to the grueling pain of loss.<br/><br/>Unlike in other films, where demons are purely villainous antagonists, Painted Skin makes demons and humans alike sympathetic characters, with breakable hearts, and many a vulnerability, the seductive storyline between man and demon being similar to the fourth Hellraiser. With this in mind, though a sex scene is apparent, nothing is ever seen, the tasteful directional style presenting the audience with all of the passion, but not at the expense of the actor's privacy.<br/><br/>With outstanding special effects that draw you further into the plot, alongside a soundtrack that mirrors the turmoil and romance exhibited in the film, Painted Skin is a perfect fantasy that you do not want to miss.
The Director's cut expands on some plot elements, but does not add anything new to the film. The most obvious difference is the shifting of the first two conversations between the demons. In the Director's cut, those occur a little earlier. Besides this most of the changes are minor ones, like short scene extensions. 7cb1d79195 http://neugahasrei.aqlaunch.com//forums/viewtopic.php?p=39941101 https://vestletkadi.tk/stl/Metal-Saga-tamil-dubbed-movie-torrent.html https://nabmastmupi.ga/bma/Sakebi-download-movies.html https://disqus.com/home/discussion/channel-comtemasrescto/the_publishing_episode_telugu_full_movie_download/ http://brooklynne.net/profiles/blogs/el-misterio-de-hurac-n-ram-rez-in-hindi-720p https://disqus.com/home/discussion/channel-thiacappcentcomci/strings_movie_mp4_download/ https://cinghurehe.ml/ngh/Say-Your-Deepest-Prayers-Ever-movie-free-download-hd.html https://tiaforsitic.ml/afo/Insya-Allah-Sah-2-in-hindi-download-free-in-torrent.html https://cieprocgumde.ga/epr/the-Picture-full-movie-in-hindi-free-download.html https://dbasfisuho.gq/asf/Gorilla-Gang-full-movie-kickass-torrent.html