Lo Meng Special Events

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Beloved Shaw Brothers actor and martial performer Lo Meng (FIVE VENOMS, INVINCIBLE SHAOLIN) and HKSA Bobby Samuels (RED WOLF, DON’T GIVE A DAMN), will be appearing at L.A.’s Wing Chun Temple next Friday for a Shaw Brothers living legend meet and greet. Signal Hill California’s Wing Chun Temple will host a meet and greet …

What’s On TV This Week (July 4 – July 10)

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Summer grinds on, but at least we get a nice holiday weekend! 4th of July means that the week starts slow, but don’t worry because there are plenty of fireworks in the form of fighting films later in the week!
Monday sees only one movie, but it is a historically important one! At 8:10 AM HDNet Movies is showing BAD DAY AT BLACK ROCK (1954) …

LONE WOLF AND CUB Remake Coming

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According to Variety, SP International are planning a live action, English language remake of LONE WOLF AND CUB: FINAL CONFLICT, a retelling of the 1993 film Kozure Okami: Sono Chisaki Te Ni. The film plans to shoot in 2017 with a predominantly Japanese cast. First published in Japan in 1970, the Lone Wolf and Cub manga, created by writer …

Marc Olden’s THE BLACK SAMURAI Coming To TV

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Multi-hyphenates RZA and Common are preparing to join forces in the television adaptation of Marc Olden’s The Black Samurai. Black Samurai will not shy away from tackling the subject of race, as the title character Robert Sand constantly battles against prejudice, terrorists and other foes. Author Olden was a martial artist himself …

Cool Ass Cinema Kuo Choi Interview

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Noted Kung Fu and cult film journalist Brian (a.k.a. Venoms5) from Cool Ass Cinema recently conducted an interview with the Lizard himself, Kuo Choi (aka. Kwok Choi, Phillip Kwok Chun- Fung, and many other iterations). Their discussion spans from Kuo Choi’s opera and street performer beginnings to his current work behind the camera …

KungFuMovieGuide.com’s Podcast With Toby Russell

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U.K. Kung Fu fan site, the Kung Fu Movie Guide has released their debut podcast. Their opening fight talk is a conversation with the U.K.’s premiere Kung Fu expert, director and actor, Toby Russell. The hour long chat discusses Toby’s entry into the industry, his work with Robert Tai, a little about his time with Jackie Chan and more …

Michelle Yeoh in MARCO POLO Season 2

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Netflix acclaimed series, MARCO POLO will continue to reveal more of Hundred Eyes (Tom Wu) history in the upcoming season 2. Premiering this Friday, July 1st, Season Two will include beloved Hong Kong actress Michelle Yeoh as an enigmatic figure from Hundred Eyes’ past. Late last year, Marco Polo series creator John Fusco …

Metrograph Dream Double Feature Series, June 25th, 2016

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Wu-Tang Clan big boss, martial artist and film director/actor RZA was invited by the Metrograph theater to host his Dream Double Feature. RZA, a nearly lifelong Shaw Brothers fan, chose FIVE ELEMENT NINJAS (1982, aka. CHINESE SUPER NINJAS) and HOUSE OF TRAPS (1982). I’ve wanted to attend Metrograph since their opening in March …