Tag: Dennis Ruel

Unlucky Stars (2015)

Unlucky Stars (2015)

Give a group of stunt performers a camera, tell them to go play, and “Unlucky Stars” is what they’ll come back with, an unabashed and thoroughly enjoyable love letter to 1980’s Hong Kong action films. Like the movies it pays tribute to, “Unlucky Stars” has a refreshing balance of blazing action, laugh-out-loud comedy, ...

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Unlucky Stars trailer hits!

Unlucky Stars trailer hits!

It's been a long time coming, but "Unlucky Stars" is finally reaching its final approach stage. Directed by Dennis Ruel, a veteran of Eric Jacobus' cadre of stunt performers known as The Stunt People, the film is intended as an homage to 80's Hong Kong action films and going by the trailer, perhaps a preliminary ...

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Rope-A-Dope 2 arrives!

Rope-A-Dope 2 arrives!

With the advent of the digital age, some of the most polished and well-orchestrated action films today are finding their way to the masses not in the local multiplex, but on YouTube. More than a few of these have been created by independent filmmaker Eric Jacobus and The Stunt People, whose latest jaw-dropping short ...

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Kung-fu Kingdom