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  • Birthday 02/26/1968
  1. I'm looking for any infos on fatty k-f comedien Chiang Kam http://http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=1854 (Magnificent Butcher, Snake in the Eagle Shadow, Kid from Kwantung etc) . Some years ago I've read on this very forum, that he actually killed himself at some point. Does anyone has any more details on his life and passing. Thank you.
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    Doing a research paper on Lau Kar Leung. Need Help.

    In 1985, The Cahier du Cinema conducted an extended interview with Master Lau covering pretty much his life and career so far. I translated this interview myself years ago and it can be seen at this following adress; . [email=http://changcheh.0catch.com/lau-int.htm]http://changcheh.0catch.com/lau-int.htm Best of luck with your paper.
  3. This year martial art offering includes among others; Saving General Yang, Ip Man The Final Fight, Thailand Lady Assassin and India One man Commendo. The fest website; http://fantasiafestival.com/2013/en Best to all.
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    Top 10 Lau Kar-Leung Films

    In chronological order, I rate according not only for overall quality but historical relevence and originality as well. Spiritual Boxer Challenge of the masters Executioner from Shaolin 36 Chamber of Shaolin Heroes of the east Dirty Ho Mad Monkey Kung-Fu My Young Auntie Legendary Weapons of China Eight Diagram Pole Fighter Honorable mention for: Martial Club and Pedcap Driver'S LKL vs Sammo Hung Duel the best pole fight ever. Top five: Executioner 36 Chambers My Young Auntie Legendary Weapons Eight Diagram. Top action/k-f sequence in a LKL film or in a LKL performance (on top of my head) -Dirty Ho's wine tasting/clandestine k-f sequence. -Pedicap Driver LkL Vs Sammo hung duel -Martial Club: Gordon Liu Vs Wang Lung Wei finale -My Young Auntie: LKL vs Wang Lung Wei finale -Legendary Weapons of China: LKL vs Gordon Liu and the LKL vs Lau Kar WIng's breathless weapons fight sequence. -Eight Diagram Pole Fighter: Gordon Liu vs Ko Fei pole duel. -And so many others to numourous to count. Bless you Sifu.
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    RIP Lau Kar Leung (1936-2013)

    Here a link for a an interview with Master Lau Kar Leung which I translated way back. http://changcheh.0catch.com/lau-int.htm
  6. Suet Nei Bio written way back in 2004. Sorry for the ackward english. http://http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=2635 And Yes I be interested in seeing the Magic Nun too
  7. Suet Nei Bio written way back in 2004. Sorry for the ackward english. And Yes I be interested in seeing the Magic Nun too.
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    Mantis Fist movies.

    Actually that's southern mantis fist not the same thing as northern mantis. My mistake though. Should have made the distinction. Falcon uses monkey fist against Cynhia Rothrock (who uses eagle claw against him). Monkey's leg works is identical to mantis fist however. As for 7 Grand Masters I check it out. Thanks,.
  9. Hello all. I'm doing a reseach on mantis fist movies. I made a list of all the movies where Mantis fist makes an appearence that I know of but I may have miss some. Please If you know a movie not listed below please tell me which one it is. Thanks in advance. K-F Scholar. Champions Dance of the drunken mantis. Death duel of mantis. Divine martial art of dharma Dynamite trio Eagle claws Five Shaolin Masters, Forbidden Kingdom. Iron fisted Monk King of beggar. Magic crystal. Mantis Combat, Mantis under falcon claws Martial arts of shaolin. Martial club Phantom Kung-fu Prodigal SOn. Seven star grand mantis Shaolin Ex monk Shaolin Mantis Shaolin Traitorous Snake in the eagle shadow Snaky Fight against mantis Tai chi boxer, Thundering mantis Warrior Two
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    Angela mao's Greatest? Deep Thrust?

    Incidently the actress playing Angela's mom in that scene was Hung Mei David Chiang's, Derek Yee and Paul Chung mother. She died last month at 93 of age. See below; http://www.hkcinemagic.com/en/people.asp?id=3235
  11. The first movie on Ma Yeung Chen dates back from...1927 and the titular character was a real live historical figure. Check this out here; http://www.chinesemirror.com/index/2010/07/shandong-ma-yongzhen-1927.html Best. Kung-Fu Scholar
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    Montreal's Fantasia 2011 Film fest is upon us.

    FANTASIA 2011 BEGINS TODAYS Web news of the day News of the weird Scream Team Tak Sagaguchi time two Coming to Fantasia Takashi Miike's Ninja Kids
  13. Get the dirt below; schedule,line-up, guest etc. Among other: Kevin Smith's RED STATE, Tsui Hark's DETECTIVE DEE, Yuen Woo Ping's True Legend, Robert HAady Wicked Tree, Sion Sono's COLD FISH, Takashi Miiki 13 ASSASSINS and NINJA KIDS, Guillermo tel Toro produced and co-written remake of DON'T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK + a special showcase of the 1925 siklent classic PHANTOM OF THE OPERA with Lon Chaney. Fantasia 2011 Web site Fantasia 2011 Full Line up Fantasia 2011 Fantasia 2011 Montreal Gazette Fantasia 2011 Line-up and schedule Spread the news and see you at Montreal...if you can.
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    Chinese Pigtail, confusing thing

    True enough, the wearing of the queue was a taboo depictions for a long time in movies. Still I think lots of time, the wearing of a wig queueit was simply view as too much of a bother for small budgeted productions. Only big studio like Shaw Brother et Golden Harvest could really afford to "wig-up" all their actors and extras. Hence a queue wearing Wong Fei Hong in The OUATIC series as well as in CHALLENGE IN THE MASTER and MARTIAL CLUB. You also have to remember that kung-fu movies have no compunctions to plays fast and loose with history; hence a young no queue wearing Wong Fei Hung in the Republican setting of DRUNKEN MASTER II.
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    Montreal's Fantasia Film Fest schedule and catalogue up

    Some photos from this week-end's at Fantasia events The GALLANTS Bruce Leung receiving his comemorative price with King Chu Wei and director Clement Cheng Me and Clement Cheng comparing our Bruce Leung t-Shirt Buster, Director andspecial effets master Yoshiro Nishimura in dipers to present MUTANT GIRLS SQUAD Yoshiro Nishimura bares it all for the Fantasia audience. Nishimura and company Nishimura and my special Brain eater*»T-Shirt poster. «*Brain Eaters*»