Memoirs of a Geisha views Japan through Western eyes.
Wong Kar Wai delivers a sequel that far outpaces the original.
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the top ten was a Payne.
Chinese director Zhang Yimou carves a masterpiece.
Zhang Yimou makes a soaring, mythic Hero out of Jet Li.
Or, what does Miramax have against Asian films?
A 1993 reissue from Hong Kong serves up a real kick.
Rush Hour 2 is as light on its feet as a dead elephant.
With Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Ang Lee kicks the martial-arts movie to the art-house crowd.