What’s On TV This Week (May 23 – May 29)

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This is one of those weeks that starts kind of slow, but thanks to a big Memorial Day weekend marathon on El Rey, ends big! As far as TV shows go for the week, you have RUSH HOUR on CBS Thursday night at 10:00 PM, and the weekly mega-dose of WALKER, TEXAS RANGER. The Chuck Norris show is on WGN Monday through Thursday at 9:00 and 10:00 AM …

What’s On TV This Week (May 16 – May 22)

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This week starts off a bit slow, but we promise it picks up! TV shows are limited to RUSH HOUR on CBS Thursday night at 10:00 PM and WALKER, TEXAS RANGER. It is on WGN Monday through Thursday at 9:00 and 10:00 AM and Inspiration at 10:00 and 11:00 PM and 2:00 and 3:00 AM weekdays, with two more episodes Sunday night at 8:00 PM …

What’s On TV This Week (May 9 – May 15)

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School is almost out… maybe the light movie week is supposed to encourage you to study for finals! TV shows are limited to RUSH HOUR on CBS Thursday at 10:00 PM, and the normal showings of WALKER, TEXAS RANGER. That means four episodes Monday through Thursday mornings on WGN starting at 9:00 AM and a pair of episodes …

What’s On TV This Week (May 2 – May 8)

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Monday, midnight: DEATH DUEL (1977) hits the El Rey airwaves and the week begins! They then follow up with THE DELIGHTFUL FOREST (1972) at 2:00 AM, and CLAN OF AMAZONS (1978) at 4:00 AM. Syfy jumps in with THE WARRIOR’S WAY (2010) at 1:30 PM, and then TNT gets into the act at 5:00 PM with TRANSPORTER 3 (2008). Sony closes out …

First Official trailer for KICKBOXER VENGEANCE

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In 1989 Jean Claude Van Damme starred in one of his most beloved films, KICKBOXER, a tale of vengeance set in Thailand, and highlighting the art of Muay Thai. For a lot of people, this was their introduction to the popular fighting art and sport, and the film’s release caused a huge surge in Muay Thai practitioners. KICKBOXER was successful enough to …

Jackie Chan Named in Panama Papers

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Hong Kong cinema legend Jackie Chan has been named in the “Panama Papers”, documents detailing how rich and powerful people have hid their assets in offshore accounts. At least six companies owned by Chan are mentioned in the documents. There is no evidence yet that points too him having used accounts for tax avoidance …

What’s On TV This Week (April 25 – May 1)

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The April showers are here (at least where I am) to bring those May flowers, and, at least this week, they appear to be causing a few more movies to blossom. It’s not the busiest week for martial mayhem, but it is better than the last couple! The sole TV show entries for the next few days are RUSH HOUR The April showers are here (at least where I am) …

What’s On TV This Week (April 18 – April 24)

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TV listings are a bit late this week because renegade ninja (which are commonly acknowledged to be the worst kind of ninja) attacked the Internet… and then once the Internet came back up it revealed that it is another light week. In some ways even lighter than last week, because El Rey is not showing any episodes of the MORTAL KOMBAT TV …