The Attorney movie review: Hong Kong legal drama championing city’s rule of law is an engaging thriller that may well be the last of its kind

//The Attorney movie review: Hong Kong legal drama championing city’s rule of law is an engaging thriller that may well be the last of its kind

The Attorney movie review: Hong Kong legal drama championing city’s rule of law is an engaging thriller that may well be the last of its kind

3.5/5 starsIt says much about Hong Kong’s rapidly shifting political landscape that a mainstream film championing the rule of law in the city has been perceived by some as controversial – and possibly one of the last legal dramas to be made under the Beijing-imposed national security law.Originally set to premiere in 2018, this Hong Kong-China co-production was shelved for three years as it awaited approval from Chinese censors, until it was belatedly passed for release – without any…

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