Wednesday, July 4, 2012

畵皮II Painted Skin: The Resurrection (2012)



Since right after The Great Magician Movie which screen up on last year, Painted Skin II is one of the must watch Chinese Movie on the Big Screen. I was impress with the story line of this movie and everything in this movie seems to be fine and some extraordinary effect will appear in some special scene.

Zhou Xun as the Fox (which is same as previous Painted Skin I character), was a very saddening character because she save human in 500years ago and break the laws of evil, so she need to imprison into super cold place and never to be freed. Even thou she is free in this movie, she always get hunted by cold chill to capture her and back to her prison.

Zhao Wei as the Princess, the person who got a heart to win against cold chill and in love with a warrior who always hide from her. She got scar on her right face because got assaulted by a super wild bear and she got a mindset that "guy always judge girl by how she looks first".

Chen Kun as the Warrior, he is a humble warrior and he thinks that he doesn't deserve to love Princess. And  he is a person who is very easy Metamorphosis himself to become another person, maybe because he got too much posses power from the Fox.

Yang Mi as the Bird and Feng Shaofeng as the Taoist who is selling Medicine on the street market. I think Yang Mi looks very cute in this movie, and the Taoist got some special power too!

Fei Xiang as the Wizard (more to Necromancer perhaps), [Spoiler] this person is trying to resurrect the prince who got taken his heart away from the Bird. And I can't believe that Fei Xiang is really cool in Necromancer outfit! LOL!

This picture is not the main reason for watching this movie.
My overall rating would be 6.5/10, you should watch the process when both of them exchange each other skin. The best part of this movie is Zhao Wei and Zhou Xun exchange skin while they in bath right? They need to exchange character too! Some part from this movie got censored. The story-line of this movie was good, but the effect for some scene is kind of extraordinary. And compare with the first movie of Painted Skin, Painted Skin 2 was good! If there is no censorship, I would love to watch it on the big screen for second time. I am sorry if there is too much spoiler appear in this post!

Thanks for reading, by Kian Fai. Photo Credit: Mtime

16 comments:

  1. should get the full version then! hahahaa

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  2. Must but dvd and watch edy. :)

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  3. My parents just watched yesterday and they said was okay okay only. =X

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  4. Yup must watch DVD ady....
    Now u become a movie blogger?

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    1. errr, I blog movie the most, don't you realize? :)

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  5. got zhao wei and zhou xun worh~ this is the reason to watch the movie ;P

    Latest: A Trip to Hunan

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  6. Not really my type of movie, don't think I'll watch it :S

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    1. why la? not horror movie okays XD :D

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  7. wow, recently watching a lot of movies huh?? all are free premiere screening from nuffnang ah?? how come i never had chance one??

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    1. This movie I buy and watch 1 la ok? :P

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  8. have not watched chinese movies for a long time already lah.. so this one is 6.5/10?? meaning a good choice to watch right??

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  9. definitely an interesting theme from the classic 聊齋誌異.. and i can see from the photos, a lot of computer graphics are used.. cool!!

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  10. and i read from the gossip papers that the two lead actresses are not coping well with each other in real..

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    1. Well I don't really care about this matter, as long as they can make a good movie, why not? lol

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  11. I watche Painted Skin 1 before and I really wanted to watch this too. But you remind me of the censored problem in Malaysia, I guess I will become a pirate again rarw!

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