Goodbye, Dragon Inn

Goodbye, Dragon Inn ★★★★

"Did you know this theater is haunted?" [translated.]

A meditative, nostalgic film about the passing of an era and a celebration of older cinema, Goodbye, Dragon Inn manages to appeal to an audience even decades after the fact as it looks back even further to our own past. For as relatively quiet and--in a direct contrast to the film's action-packed subject, Dragon Inn--lacking in action, this was a wholly engrossing experience. Honestly, this felt so cathartic... like the perfect way to say goodbye to an era, building, movie, star...