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Dragon (2011)

Dragon (2011)

Review of Dragon/Wu Xia, a 2011 Chinese martial arts film directed by Peter Chan, and starring Donnie Yen, Takeshi Kaneshiro plus old school stars Jimmy Wang Yu and Kara Hui.

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Harakiri (1962)

Harakiri (1962)

Adapted by screenwriter Shinobu Hashimoto from Yasuhiko Takiguchi’s novel, “Harakiri” is an anti-samurai film of revenge that demoralises authority and demolishes the romanticism associated with the strict bushido code. Trailer http://youtu.be/pRp1tUHpWNs CAST Tatsuya Nakadai plays masterless samurai Hanshiro ...

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Rigor Mortis (2013)

Rigor Mortis (2013)

Atmospheric and eerie Hong Kong horror film directed by singer and actor Juno Mak, and produced by Takashi Shimizu, creator of the "Ju-On/The Grudge" series of films. Trailer http://youtu.be/wd-GUUREFB8 Cast "Rigor Mortis" pays homage to the original "Mr Vampire" films by featuring many of the actors from that ...

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Bloodsport II: The Next Kumite (1996)

Bloodsport II: The Next Kumite (1996)

After almost a decade of waiting, producer Alan Mehrez turned talk of a “Bloodsport” sequel into reality with a new cast, crew, and a different story. Jeff Schecter’s first feature-length script is mostly as a remake but also part sequel to the first film thus enabling it to serve as both a decent enough sequel and a ...

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Kung-fu Kingdom