Tag: Kickstarter

Kung Fury (2015)

Kung Fury (2015)

What do Nazis, dinosaurs, time travel, and the mighty God of Thunder himself, Thor, have in common? Nothing is what most people will tell you, but fortunately for us, David Sandberg isn’t most people. Toss all of these wildly disparate elements into a blender with a nice seasoning of martial arts action and wacky ...

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Kung Fury debuts online!

Kung Fury debuts online!

You will be hard pressed to find anything more unapologetically crazy this year than David Sandberg's "Kung Fury". The short film has spent the past year in the works, funded through Kickstarter and premiering on Robert Rodriguez's El Rey Network prior to its debut on YouTube, and it is, quite simply something that ...

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Iron Monk movie to launch Kickstarter!

Iron Monk movie to launch Kickstarter!

The upcoming Shaolin Cultural Festival, to be held in London’s Soccerdome from October 8th to the 14th is already set to be one of the largest martial arts related events in the U.K. However, a new event has been added to the festival’s roster, specifically relating to that “Iron Monk” teaser trailer that popped up on ...

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The Martial Arts Kid hits Kickstarter goal!

The Martial Arts Kid hits Kickstarter goal!

Time to break out the champagne! With just under three days left until its Kickstarter campaign ends, "The Martial Arts Kid" has surpassed its goal of raising $150,000, currently sitting at $155,501 and counting. The film, described on the Kickstarter page as "a spectacular coming of age family action film that is ...

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The Martial Arts Kid finds its lead!

The Martial Arts Kid finds its lead!

If you've been monitoring the action on Kickstarter lately, you may have noticed a page for a flick called "The Martial Arts Kid", which the synopsis describes as "A spectacular coming of age family film that is founded on traditional and mixed martial arts". That's all well and good, but add in kickboxing legends Don ...

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Kings of Kung Fu game launches Kickstarter!

Kings of Kung Fu game launches Kickstarter!

Have you ever found yourself pondering how cool it would be to see Bruce Lee take on his own teacher Ip Man? Or if Gordon Liu could have a sparring match with Tony Jaa? How about if the late Karate master Jim Kelly could challenge Jet Li's Tai Chi skills? Or if the queen of 70's fighting females Angela Mao could pit ...

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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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