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What’s On TV This Week (May 22 – May 28)

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Another great week for the followers of the foot and fist way but be warned it tapers off on the weekend, partially because El Rey is showing a marathon of the entire run of the 1970’s INCREDIBLE HULK TV show over the weekend instead of their normal programming and partially because INTO THE BADLANDS season two is over. If you are a fan …

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

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This week starts slow, but gets busy. Plus, El Rey is still digging into the vaults weekday mornings to find some rare gems! Let’s start with the TV shows, though. WALKER, TEXAS RANGER is on WGN at 9:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and on Inspiration at 2:00 AM, 3:00 AM and 9:00 PM weekdays. INTO THE BADLANDS is still in its second season …

The Kung Fu Golden Era… had The Internet Been Around

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As someone who got into the kung fu movie scene during the late 90’s, there’s always been a part of me which feels envious of those who got to experience the movies from the 70’s and 80’s golden era first hand, be it in a grindhouse cinema, or on an overly priced VHS tape. The sense of mystery, that came with movie watching back then …

Recommended Visit: Shaw Brothers Blog Site

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For insight, keen observations, and general discussion of all things SHAW, coming from 2 die hard fans of the female gender, whom being ‘Lady Cao Feng’ and ‘Lady Jin’, I must recommend in you checking out this ultra-cool and fun new blog site titled, OF MOONLIT BLADES AND THE MEN WHO WIELD THEM. Check them out, don’t forget to leave a comment.

Diggin’ Kung Fu With Johnnyray Gasca

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Within the Hip Hop DJ world of the 80’s there has always been a mystery surrounding the origins of “bootleg” Breakbeat records, who was behind these mysterious pressings on the Octopus label which eventually became the Ultimate Breaks & Beats series and featured what some would consider rare and hard to obtain cuts that DJs searched …

‘Nonstop Chuck Norris’ Game Now Available On Mobile

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Nonstop Chuck Norris, the latest mobile game starring the legendary martial artist, actor, and filmmaker started rolling out on the Google Play Store several days ago and is now available for download in all parts of the world. Created by indie studio Flare Games, Nonstop Chuck Norris was developed to commemorate Norris’ 77th birthday …

Into The Badlands’ Daniel Wu On The Response To Iron Fist

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In the critics against Marvel’s Iron Fist, the AMC series Into The Badlands was often mentioned as how the fights should have been done. One of the stars of the series, Daniel Wu, was asked about their Netflix competition in an interview with Screen Anarchy. Wu was asked his thoughts on the comparisons between the two series.

RIP – Phillip Ko / Ko Fei

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With over 240 credits to his name as an actor, 50 films as a director, and numerous films as an action -director and producer, Ko’s career encompassed work at Shaw Brothers, Golden Harvest, Seasonal Films, D&B Films, IFD Films, his own Regent Films as well as countless independent productions and working with everyone from Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan …