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Old 02-17-04, 01:36 PM
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"Bullet in the Head" & "A Better Tomorrow" John Woo..anyone see?

I am thinking about getting these films by John Woo. I have only seen The Killer and loved it. I have Hard Boiled, but not a chance to watch it yet.
Anyone have either and can give me their takes before I buy? Thanks in advance for any help.
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My favorite Woo films are A Better Tomorrow and A Better Tomorrow 2. I recommend watching both..
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ABT parts 1 and 2 are excellent. 'Bullet in the Head' has been sitting in my 'to watch' DVD pile for a long time. From what I have read about the film it is Woo's most personal and favourite film.
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All good films, recommended.
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A Better Tommorrow 2 is probably my favorite Woo movie, although that may sound blasphemous around here. It also has my favorite Woo shootout scenes. ABT 1 & Bullet are bother pretty slow with ABT being better IMO. I'd go for those first.
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A Bullet In The Head is a really powerful film. But not nearly as re-watchable as either of the A Better Tomorrow films.
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Bullet in the Head is one of the best war movies ever!

Better Tomorrow 1&2 kick ass...but his best are Hard Boiled and Killer...
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Originally posted by Fielding Mellish
A Bullet In The Head is a really powerful film. But not nearly as re-watchable as either of the A Better Tomorrow films.
Exactly my thoughts on the matter as well.
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The final action scene in A Better Tomorrow 2 is one of the coolest I've seen in a movie.
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Please do not start the same thread in multiple forums. Closing this one - please continue here:

http://www.dvdtalk.com/forum/showthr...hreadid=347703
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