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Fight choreographer Ju Kun among missing

Fight choreographer Ju Kun among missing

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared over Vietnam while en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpar this past weekend. Among the 227 passengers currently missing is kung fu master, stuntman, and fight choreographer Ju Kun, who was set to serve as assistant fight choreographer alongside Brett Chan for the upcoming ...

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MMA thriller “Tapped Out” coming May 27th!

MMA thriller “Tapped Out” coming May 27th!

The popularity of mixed martial arts has long-since penetrated the realm of martial arts movies, and quality wise, the results have been, no pun intended, a mixed bag.  The efforts of numerous filmmakers have seen the emergence of several instant classics, such as Isaac Florentine's "Undisputed 2" and "Undisputed 3", ...

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Happy Birthday Chuck Norris!

Happy Birthday Chuck Norris!

The legend that is Chuck Norris turns 74 today! For those that don't know, Carlos Ray "Chuck" Norris is an American martial artist and actor. It was whilst stationed in South Korea in 1958 with the US Air Force that he took an interest in Tang Soo Do (tangsudo), which led to the founding of the Chun Kuk Do ...

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Happy Birthday Cynthia Rothrock!

Happy Birthday Cynthia Rothrock!

Cynthia Rothrock turns....57 today, and she still looks incredibly young! She's distinguished herself as the queen of martial arts movies and starred in 45 martial arts/action movies over the past three decades. If that wasn't enough, she's also an incredible influence to many a rising female action star. You can ...

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Street Fighter Assassin’s Fist behind-the-scenes!

Street Fighter Assassin’s Fist behind-the-scenes!

Fans eagerly anticipating "Street Fighter Assassin's Fist", the long-awaited reboot of the "Street Fighter" series severely disappointing cinematic career, have just gotten something to whet their appetite's with! After releasing a Q&A on YouTube with Joey Ansah, who created the series alongside Christian Howard ...

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Happy Birthday Joe Lewis!

Happy Birthday Joe Lewis!

Happy Birthday Joe Lewis! If he was still with us today he'd be 70-years old, sadly he passed away on August 31st 2012. He was a champion kickboxer, point karate fighter, as well as an actor and trained privately with Bruce Lee. As a fighter Lewis gained fame for his fights in the 1960s and 1970s; he became the ...

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“Streets of Myth” launches Kickstarter campaign!

“Streets of Myth” launches Kickstarter campaign!

In November of last year, filmmaker Brandon Kahn released a short proof-of-concept video for his planned martial arts web series "Streets of Myth" on YouTube. Now, he's prepared to get the ball rolling on the series and has launched a Kickstarter campaign to solicit financing for the series pilot episode. The ...

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Donnie Yen in Special ID hits US theatres March 7th!

Donnie Yen in Special ID hits US theatres March 7th!

Donnie Yen in Special ID hits US theatres on March 7th! The film will also be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on May 13th. Synopsis: Yen takes on the role of Zilong Chen, an undercover police officer deep within the ranks of one of China’s most ruthless underworld gangs. The leader of the gang, Xiong (Collin Chou – JET ...

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Chinese Zodiac coming to Blu-ray and DVD

Chinese Zodiac coming to Blu-ray and DVD

Jackie Chan's Chinese Zodiac finally gets a home video release and it's coming to Blu-ray and DVD on March 25 courtesy of Universal. Also known as Armour of God III: CZ12, the action comedy, like the previous versions, is a globe trotting, treasure hunting adventure, written, directed, produced, and action ...

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Joey Ansah takes questions from “Street Fighter” fans!

Joey Ansah takes questions from “Street Fighter” fans!

Accomplished stuntman Joey Ansah took to YouTube earlier this week to answer fan questions regarding the upcoming series "Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist". The series, created by Ansah and Christian Howard, is the culmination of the duo's lifelong fandom of the "Street Fighter" series and the long and arduous process ...

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New combat armor arrives from Australia!

New combat armor arrives from Australia!

Martial artists of the ancient world were able to develop a level of comfort with a taking a life that many today would find horrifying. And yet, this stemmed more from the nature of combat at the time than from a personal blood lust. The Samurai of feudal Japan constantly readied themselves to defend their daimyo ...

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In the Blood with Gina Carano

In the Blood with Gina Carano

In the Blood with Gina Carano has scored a release date of April 4th in theatres, VOD (video on demand) and iTunes. The former MMA star is starting to build momentum at long last, and her latest film looks like it'll satisfy action fans everywhere! It also stars Danny Trejo and Luis Guzmán. Synopsis: Gina Carano ...

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