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Police Story 2

1988

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  • Though ostensibly sub-Hitchcockian wrong-man mysteries, with a liberal serving of cop-drama clich├ęs rounding out the narrative framework, the films are better enjoyed as purely cinematic catalogues of set pieces and sight gags, spectacles of breathless physical excess. Like many of the most compelling martial-arts movies, the Police Story films more closely resembles a dance picture than any kind of action blockbuster.