In Part 2, the battle for Red Cliff focuses and offers more drama, combat and plenty of flames.
History has never been more grand and more romanticised than in the first part of John Woo's magnificent Three Kingdoms saga.
With an abundance of energy, and some incredible cinematography, Kim Jee-Woon brings much-needed life to the Western genre.
Yanin Vismistananda shines in her second role, Rashane Limtrakul’s so-so action film Raging Phoenix.
An entertaining premise is bolstered by some great performances, but slowed by some boring sub-plots
With its likeable characters and great story, The Beginning of the End is a solid if disjointed start to an epic sci-fi trilogy