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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 …

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 …

Yuen Woo Ping’s Return To Directing

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Legendary director and choreographer Yuen woo Ping is the man responsible for some of the martial arts genres most beloved films. In a directing career that spans nearly 40 years, Yuen has created highly regarded martial arts films across several genres, including traditional martial arts touchstones like DRUNKEN MASTER (1978) …

Netflix’s IRON FIST Has Cast Its Lead

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Since the November 2013 announcement that Netflix would be airing 5 original series based on Marvel properties, four of these have been released. DAREDEVIL is already in its second season, with LUKE CAGE set to premiere this September and a second season of JESSICA JONES already announced. Though DAREDEVIL …

Kung Fu Panda 3 Trailer and Release Date

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The KUNG FU PANDA series of animated films that began in 2008 have become enormously successful with their mix of kung fu and family entertainment. For many younger viewers it may have served as a first introduction into the world of martial arts movies, showcasing the various fighting styles in a traditional Chinese kung fu movie …

IP MAN 3 Takes Down STAR WARS in Signapore

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The highly popular 7th chapter in the STAR WARS saga, THE FORCE AWAKENS (2015) is still the reigning champ of the worldwide box-office, topping the charts across the globe, and well on its way to becoming one of the most, if not the most, financially successful film in history. Despite its popularity, in Singapore THE FORCE AWAKENS …

Toshiro Mifune Passed on STAR WARS roles

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With the release a few weeks ago on December 18th of the seventh episode in the beloved STAR WARS franchise THE FORCE AWAKENS (2015), the continuation of the saga that began in 1977 with the release of STAR WARS (aka. A NEW HOPE), fans all over the world have had their passions for the space adventure reignited …