Tag: Yasuaki Kurata

The Wrath of Vajra (2013)

The Wrath of Vajra (2013)

Ever since his appearance as Coolie in Stephen Chow's "Kung Fu Hustle", Xing Yu has simultaneously been one of the rising stars of Hong Kong action movies along with largely being relegated to the role of either ill-fated sidekicks or dastardly evildoers on a collision course with the heroes’ fists of fury (which have ...

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Eastern Condors (1987)

Eastern Condors (1987)

A rare foray into the war film genre and a fan favourite, Sammo Hung’s “Eastern Condors” has stood the test of time as one of the best action films from the eighties’ “golden era” of Hong Kong films. Cast Sammo Hung assembled a virtual “who’s who” of some of the best talent in the Hong Kong film industry, years ...

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Happy Birthday Yasuaki Kurata!

Happy Birthday Yasuaki Kurata!

Happy Birthday Kurata-san! Today, he's a spritely 67. Yasuaki Kurata is a Japanese actor and martial artist. He is perhaps best known for his battle against Jet Li in Fist of Legend. He's been working in film and television since the early 60's and is still working today! You can read our profile of him here. ...

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