What’s On TV This Week (August 13 – August 20)

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Okay! Let’s get into it. First up (as always) is WALKER, TEXAS RANGER. This show is on so much it really should just have its own channel! WGN has it at 9:00 AM Monday through Thursday this week, then Grit TV is showing it every weekday at 11:00 AM and every night of the week at 7:00, 8:00, 9:00 and 10:00 PM. Tuesday through Saturday …

‘Karate Kid’ TV Sequel, YouTube Red Exclusive

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The 10-episode half-hour comedy ‘Cobra Kai,’ exec produced by Will Smith’s Overbrook, landed at the subscription service in a competitive situation following offers from Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and AMC. It will debut in 2018. Three decades after The Karate Kid, original stars Ralph Macchio and William Zabka are heading back to the dojo.

The Revenge of Shinobi – Mobile Game

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Reap revenge in SEGA’s legendary side-scrolling beat ‘em up, now available on mobile for the very first time. You are Joe Musashi, a ninja out for revenge against the evil criminal organization ‘Neo Zeed’. They’ve killed your master and captured your bride, so now you must travel the globe to dish out ninjutsu justice to the crime syndicate …

Shaolin Temple Abbot – Kokeshi Doll

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Craig Valentine of the Kokeshi Clan has done it again. His latest release is that of a ‘Shaolin Temple Abbot’. Available now for purchase in his Etsy shop ‘temple7e’, this is a must have for any fan of the martial arts film genre, martial artist, or people who just like to collect ‘cool things’. Make sure to follow ‘kokeshi_clan’ on Instagram …

What’s On TV This Week (July 17 – July 23)

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Sigh… it is another weird week and another great week for KICKBOXER movies (without JCVD in them). Let’s start off with the TV stuff. WALKER TEXAS RANGER is on weekdays at 9:00 AM on WGN and 9:00 PM on Inspiration, who also airs it Tuesday through Friday at 2:00 and 3:00 AM, Saturday at 3:00 AM and Sunday at 8:00 and 9:00 PM …

‘Son of Shaolin’ Graphic Novel & Movie

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Creating the mythology for the book was probably my favorite part of the writing process. There are seemingly hundreds of different accounts of the birth of martial arts and its many different forms so I took pieces of some of the histories I found on-line and then crafted my own mythology that would service the story in present day. I don’t want to give too much …

The Adventures of Nunchuck Larry

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While they are best known for their “songifications” of the latest news stories, The Gregory Brothers also have plenty of other creative aspirations, and the latest piece of content they have hosted on YouTube might be the oddest project they’ve worked on to date. They are the co-executive producers of The Adventures of Nunchuck Larry, a strange …

My Young Auntie is MRS. K!

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While looking at the film schedule for the upcoming New York Asian Film Festival (June 30th -July 16th) I came across a very interesting title- MRS. K, starring Kara Hui Ying-Hung. The actress is best known for her work at Shaw Brothers studios where she often worked with director Lau Kar-Leung, including playing the lead role in the kung fu classic MY YOUNG AUNTIE …