Ti Lung Top 5 Kung Fu Films Birthday Tribute

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The words most often used to describe Shaw Brothers kung fu acting legend Ti Lung (a.k.a. Tommy Tam Fu-Wing, Dick Loong, 狄龍) are majestic, regal, stoic, serious, and heroic. Indeed, his roles often feature characters that have these traits, but it is the charisma, energy, and dedication of the real man coming through which makes these fictional men come …

New Bruce Lee Podcast

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After exploding onto both TV and film screens in his lifetime, even after leaving us over 43 years ago, “The Little Dragon” has continued to conquer media via books, magazines, comics, toys and collectibles, and now… podcasts. The daughter of the legendary Bruce Lee, Shannon Lee, has teamed up with culture analyst Sharon Ann Lee …

What’s On TV This Week (August 15 – August 21)

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Things are picking up a little this week, but there are still a couple of slow days. You still have WALKER TEXAS RANGER at 9:00, 10:00, and 11:00 AM Monday through Thursday on WGN, weekdays at 2:00 and 3:00 AM, and again at 10:00 and 11:00 PM, with Sunday night airings at 8:00 and 9:00 PM all on Inspiration and every night …

What’s On TV This Week (August 8 – August 14)

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I suppose we can blame the lack of offerings this week on the Olympics… Of course it seems like we have been in a bit of a dry spell lately. I guess the powers that be expect us to play outside all summer long. Don’t they know that it’s hot outside and the couch is so comfortable? At least there are TV shows all week …

THE FIGHT STUFF #1: BROKEN OATH’s Zhao Cai

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Welcome to The Fight Stuff, a column where we will explore the fighting styles and skills of favorite old school characters. Note these are spoiler filled, so if you haven’t seen the film, please do not proceed. My thanks to Kung Fu Bob for his fu based corrections and additions to this piece. In this edition of The Fight Stuff we explore the Eagle Claw techniques of Zhao Cai.

What’s On TV This Week (August 1 – August 7)

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Maybe it is the heat or the allergies or just plain old being in a bad mood, but it looks like so many of this week’s listings are things that just keep popping up over and over again! WALKER, TEXAS RANGER is still all over the airwaves with airings every night at 8:00 and 9:00 PM on Grit, weekdays at 2:00 and 3:00 AM, and again at 10:00 and 11:00 PM …

What’s On TV This Week (July 25 – July 31)

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The good news is that there is stuff to watch every day this week, but the bad news (and it is not that bad in the grand scheme of things) is that it isn’t exactly the most robust listing. As far as television shows go, you got WALKER: TEXAS RANGER on Grit every night at 8:00 and 9:00 PM, Inspiration every weekday at 2:00 and 3:00 AM …

Jackie Chan’s 2016-2017 Projects

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Hong Kong cinema legend Jackie Chan continues to work non-stop, adding film after film to his illustrious career that now spans over 100 film credits. Chan has taken on most every job in the movie business, and even earned two Guinness world records: “Most Stunts By A Living Actor” and “Most Credits In One Movie”. The awards honor both his …