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Interview with Scott Adkins, Part 1

Interview with Scott Adkins, Part 1

Happy New Year 2014! With Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear just having been released yesterday we realised our Ninja-searching efforts were coming to a close, and our covert task in the jungle dojo complete, well…almost! We felt there was something missing, so mustering all our Ninja-fu we continued to explore going out on ...

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Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear (2013)

Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear (2013)

The fourth collaboration between Scott Adkins and Isaac Florentine, "Ninja" was released in 2010, and many who saw the film expressed a certain degree of dissatisfaction - including Adkins and Florentine themselves. The film marked the first time Adkins took on a leading man role, and though he handled the task with ...

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Interview with Isaac Florentine

Interview with Isaac Florentine

Continuing with our Ninja 2uesday look behind the scenes with the cast and crew of Ninja II, we were still scoping the jungle depths of stealth when we heard a commanding voice, someone responsible for the actions of all these Ninjas, director Isaac Florentine! He’s the visionary behind putting some of the best ...

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Interview with Kane Kosugi

Interview with Kane Kosugi

With the release of Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear getting closer, we crept on through the night (while everyone else was sleeping) into the undergrowth continuing on our quest of the Ninja. Our earnest wanderings paid off when we were pleasantly surprised to discover another hidden member of the cast!  We managed to ...

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Interview with Tim Man

Interview with Tim Man

With the release of Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear just around the corner we've been venturing further into Ninja-territory with a great interview with none other than the film's fight choreographer Tim Man, who plays Myat, henchman to the evil drugs cartel boss, Goro. (In case you missed it, see our interview with action ...

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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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Undisputed 3: Redemption (2010)

Undisputed 3: Redemption (2010)

Beware! This review contains spoilers. Martial arts cinema has long needed a character like Yuri Boyka – not simply another action hero adept with his fists and feet, but a man with both the mindset and personal code of honour of a modern warrior, singularly focussed on his goal to prove himself, “The Most Complete ...

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Brazil vs Russia – Undisputed 3 clip

Brazil vs Russia – Undisputed 3 clip

In this frenetic, aggressive, high-energy duel of Brazil vs Russia, we see the Russian Boyka (Scott Adkins) take on Brazilian Santiago Silva (Lateef Crowder) who uses the deceptive dancing-in-disguise fighting-art of capoeira. An evenly matched fight, we get to see move after move of impressive twists, flips, ...

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Ninja train fight with Scott Adkins

Ninja train fight with Scott Adkins

In this clip from Ninja, we see Scott Adkins (playing Casey Bowman along with Mika Hijii, playing Namiko Takeda) taking it to cult-gang members as he defends Namiko in a cafe and on a New York subway train! Relentlessly, they are chased from street-level to subway -the bad guys, finding them on the train- begin ...

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Kung-fu Kingdom