Ip Man 3
“I’m just a dabbler,” Ip Man (Donnie Yen)
Was there any need for the third in the series to suddenly be given the 3D treatment? The resultant extra dimension is so shoddily rendered as to make the movie difficult to watch. Actors and backgrounds do not blend together harmoniously, making depth perception difficult; and the subtitles are troublesome to read. A martial arts movie utilising the proper cameras and cinematography techniques might have given the genre a fresh look and invigorating kinetics. A double disappointment, as director Wilson Yip is no stranger to action cinema, helming all three in the franchise as well as SPL: KILL ZONE.
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