Interview With Shaw Brothers Veteran, David Chiang

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David Chiang starred in numerous Shaw Brothers studios films, too many to name really, dare I even pick a favorite. David of course has appeared in many classic films not produced by SB studios. A few of my personal favorites would be Strife For Mastery (1977), The Challenger (1979), The Loot (1980) and Return of the Deadly Blade (1981) …

Shaolin Temple, Now Hiring For Media Director

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Some exciting news and very forward thinking on behalf of the legendary Shaolin Temple of China. The ‘Shaolin’ are looking to hire a Media Director, someone to extend their reach online, including social media outlets and through their website. “Shaolin Temple monks are famous for their acrobatic skills and death-defying martial arts. Some monks …

Drake vs. Lil Wayne – Street Fighter Style

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Two of the biggest hip-hop artists of this generation, along with Capcom, and iam8bit have created a unique way for fans to interact with both each other, and the artists. The US Drake vs. Lil Wayne Tour, which runs from August 25th through September 27th, will see the two rappers “battle” one another in a fun interactive way for it’s duration …

El Rey Network To Broadcast 255 Shaw Brothers Films

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Robert Rodriguez (director of MACHETE, SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR) commissioned a multi-year deal with Celestial Pictures (The company responsible for finally bringing the Shaw Brothers films to home video, beginning in 2002) to broadcast 255 Shaw Brothers films on his El Rey Network (Rodriguez is founder and chairman of the network) …

36 Styles – 3 Year Anniversary Sale!

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3 years ago today, 36 Styles, the brand dedicated to classic martial arts cinema, launched with 4 unique shirt designs. The first 4 designs available were Dance of the Drunk Mantis(variant), Invincible Armour(variant), Snake in the Monkey’s Shadow & The Hot, The Cool and The Vicious. Back then there were only a few color shirts to …

Hwang Jang-Lee Q&A + Seminar in London

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Eastern Heroes’s (a UK based magazine about martial arts cinema) Rick Baker announced via his Facebook page that a two-day special event dedicated to Bruce Lee and old school kung fu films, “Seni 14”, will be held on September 13th and 14th in London’s Soccerdome. This is a fantastic opportunity for UK fans to share and relive nostalgic …