Two families divided by a bitter feud, young lovers caught in a web of hatred... yes, that really is "Romeo" as in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet,
the Capulets and Montagues updated to warring gangs. This lazy, formulaic action picture
which seems designed primarily to exploit the reputation of Hong Kong martial arts star Jet Li, who beat the bejesus out of Mel Gibson in LETHAL WEAPON 4 doesn't do a thing with the classic conflict you haven't seen before, especially if you've seen Abel Ferrara's sleekly brutal CHINA GIRL.
Han Sing (Li) is the movie's Romeo, a former Hong Kong cop who went to prison to protect his gangster father (Henry O) and b...