Saturday, January 23, 2016

Understanding Iron Mike

Unfortunately the same can't be said for Mike Tyson, who plays the decidedly limited role of a bilingual, "foreign devil" crime boss who eventually goes mano a mano with [Donnie] Yen [in the movie Ip Man 3]. Likely unintentional but nevertheless helpful, English subtitles are provided not only for Tyson's Cantonese but also for his English lines.
--Michael Rechtshaffen, LA Times, on unintentional hilarity