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Sir Run Run Shaw dies at 106.

Sir Run Run Shaw dies at 106.

On January 7th, 2014, the martial arts world bid farewell to Hong Kong producer and philanthropist Sir Run Run Shaw. A well-known and respected name both in the world of martial arts movie fandom and Asia as a whole, Shaw was a keen philanthropist who donated billions of dollars to various charities, hospitals and ...

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Tony Jaa gears up for “Skin Trade”.

Tony Jaa gears up for “Skin Trade”.

Tony Jaa returned to Thailand earlier this month to prepare his next upcoming martial arts thriller, "Skin Trade". Jaa began prepping the film after his Hollywood debut "Fast and Furious 7" was put on indefinite hold following the tragic death of Paul Walker in November. The film will mark Jaa's second collaboration ...

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Ninja II: interviews and review coming up!

Ninja II: interviews and review coming up!

Ninja 2uesday is not far off, so between now and the eagerly awaited release of "Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear" (Tuesday, 31st December) we'll have some exciting articles on some of the key people featured in the movie including actors and fighters: Scott Adkins, Kane Kosugi and Jawed El Berni, fight choreographer Tim ...

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Merry Christmas from Chuck Norris!

Merry Christmas from Chuck Norris!

Jean-Claude did it, Channing Tatum did it, and now it's time for the legendary Chuck Norris to do it too, to spoof Jean-Claude's splits ad for Volvo Trucks, except Chuck outdoes everyone  by reciting from Shakespeare's Hamlet, and all thanks to some clever CGI from the guys at Delov Digital. Warm wishes from all of ...

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Adam Jahovic IFC Title Fight

Adam Jahovic IFC Title Fight

Up and coming fighter: Adam Jahovic fights Ignat Alexandru for the IFC (International Fighting Championship) Saturday 14th December. Takes place at 8pm at the Fight Science Gym in Aldershot.  Adam weighed in at 68.2kg and is rearing to go!  Bound to be a great contest...Best of luck Adam! UPDATE: 15 Dec.  Fantastic ...

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Happy Birthday, Bruce Lee!

Happy Birthday, Bruce Lee!

“If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. If you put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle. If you put water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow, or it can crash. Be water, my friend.” November 27th is a holy day in the martial arts world. On this day in 1940, the man who spoke ...

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Iron Fist series to begin on Netflix!

Iron Fist series to begin on Netflix!

Marvel Comics' legendary King of Kung Fu Danny Rand, better known as the Immortal Iron Fist, will finally make the same leap to live action that so many Marvel and DC characters have done! Marvel Studios is currently teaming with Netflix to begin a series for Iron Fist which will be featured on Netflix! His fellow ...

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Once Upon A Time In Shanghai coming January 8th!

Once Upon A Time In Shanghai coming January 8th!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3BuiQ4J71A. It's been a long time coming, but director Wong Ching-Po's upcoming martial arts period film "Once Upon A Time In Shanghai" has at last been given a release date of January 8, 2014. The film is a modernization of the Shaw Brothers film "The Boxer from Shantung" with Chen ...

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Tony Jaa to appear in “Sha Po Lang 2”.

Tony Jaa to appear in “Sha Po Lang 2”.

As 2014 approaches, the coming New Year will see Thai action star Tony Jaa will make his Hollywood and Hong Kong debuts side-by-side. Already hard at work on "Fast and Furious 7", Jaa has just signed on to appear in the upcoming sequel to Donnie Yen's 2005 hit "Sha Po Lang". The film was released in English-speaking ...

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Trailer for “The Raid 2: Berandal” arrives!

Trailer for “The Raid 2: Berandal” arrives!

It's been a long time coming, but the trailer for The Raid 2 finally arrives! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MuXrN8L9ro Martial arts fans rejoice - the first teaser trailer for the highly anticipated sequel to Gareth Evans "The Raid: Redemption" has arrived online! Set to be theatrically released in the West in ...

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