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  1. According to Jackie Chan France, the movie My Mercenary Career will now co star Jackie Chan where before he was just producing it. The basic synopsis of the movie seems like an amalgamation of Vanguard and Project X.

    Jackie Chan France is quite reliable but still take this with a grain of salt. I've heard from "official" sources that Vanguard comes out in 2021  but early 2020 seems like a better bet to me.

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  2. I found this synopsis on the film catalogue website. I'm not sure how accurate it is but it matches the film's locations at least.

    Jackie Chan stars as Tang Huanting, the head of an International security agency known as Vanguard. Vanguard is hired when an accountant, Qin Guoli learns of his friend’s terrorist ties and leaks the information to the US government. In a subsequent bombing, Qin’s friend dies. Tang discovers there was a sole survivor of the bombing; Omar, the son of the man Qin betrayed. Omar vows to avenge his family by attacking the
    people responsible for their deaths. He hires a fearsome group of mercenaries known as the Arctic Wolves to hunt down Qin and the only thing standing in their way is Vanguard.

    In London the Arctic Wolves attempt to kidnap Qin but their plans are foiled when Vanguard helps Qin escape. Qin still fears for his family and instructs Vanguard to protect his estranged daughter, Fareeda. Fareeda is on expedition in Africa and is ambushed and held captive with a Vanguard operative, Lei Zhenyu.

    A high octane chase ensues, from Africa to the Emirates. Omar captures Qin and hauls him to his headquarters in Dubai. Omar is intent on attacking a US aircraft carrier and needs Qin’s intel to find his dead father’s hidden resources to finish the job. Tang and the Vanguard team are the last hope to stop Omar.

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  3. Composer Nathan Furst, son of late actor Stephen Furst, is composing the music for Project X. He has done the music for all of Scott Waugh's previous movies. He has also composed the music for Lake Placid 2 and 3, Bionicle: Mask of Light and it's two sequels, a few of the Roxy Hunter films, Baby Huey's Great Easter Adventure, some killer shark films, and a killer snake movie called Copperhead.

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  4. 2 hours ago, AlbertV said:

    Are you saying could this possibly by The Myth 3? Because technically, Kung Fu Yoga is The Myth 2 with Chan pretty much playing the same character as that film and he's even stated that it is in fact, the official sequel to that film.

    That's not what I'm trying to say. I'm just saying it sounds like they are basically trying to make the same kind of film as Kung Fu Yoga to replicate its success whether it's an actual sequel or not.

    We'll just have to wait and see what happens. The end result could be something unexpected. 

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  5. Jackie is going to be filming Vanguard in Dubai next week. Jackie, Stanley Tong, Miya Muqi, Dubai. Sound familiar? This doesn't sound too promising but I could be wrong. After all, this is a "thriller."

    However, Kung Fu Yoga was a big success so what is there to stop them from basically making the same movie albeit slightly different with the same people?

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  6. This movie has apparently been filming since at least early January if not even earlier. Costar Yang Yang is filming some scenes in London since filming wrapped in Taiwan.

    I still am unsure about one thing though. Is Jackie's near drowning from falling off of a jet ski from filming this movie or is it from reshoots of Project Extraction?





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