And ensemble of characters, each with their own motivations and deceptions gather at the Dragon Inn, a lone outpost in the middle of the desert on the eve of a cataclysmic sandstorm that occurs once ever 60 years and is prophesied to reveal, and then rebury a lost city or riches.
Flying Swords of Dragon Gate is a fine film, but most of…
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994): Starring Jackie Chan
Running Time Approx: 102 minutes
The Legend of Drunken Master is the sequel to the 1978 film Drunken Master. Legend of the Drunken Master is a film that counties the story of Wong Fei-hung, do to a mix up Fei-hung falls into a fight against foreigners…
Based on an old Chinese fairytale, "The Sorcerer and the White Snake" is about a poor herbalist who falls in love with a thousand year old Snake spirit who's taken the form of a woman, and Abbott Fahai (Jet Li) who's duty it is to keep the demon world separated from the world of man.
The film opens with Jet Li and his pupil Neng Ren…
Is it May yet? No? Fine. I guess I'll stop waiting in line in front of my local multiplex. In the meantime, concept art has just been released giving us the details of 'The Avengers' Quinjet; the swanky ride of our consortium of superheroes. Not a lot to remark upon here as it does in fact...look like a high-tech jet. But then admittedly, I didn't read the comic books upon which this film is based. Maybe…
These are the fight scenes that stay with me the most on memory and inspire me in the action business... I'M TELLING YOU RIGHT NOW... THERE IS NO BRUCE LEE, CROUCHING TIGER HIDDEN DRAGON, AND ONLY ONE TONY JAA FIGHT... SO DON'T ASK PLEASE?
ALSO I'M LEAVING OUT CAR CHASES AND GUNFIGHTS... I MAY INCLUDE THOSE LATER.
20. ROMEO MUST DIE END FIGHT
I was surprised Russel Wong could keep up with Jet Li. It's interesting to hear the main…
The Expendables is a movie directed by Sylvester Stallone that tells the story of a group of renegades that make the job out of the eyes of the law. Their latest job is to overthrow an South American dictator but without knowing that there's more behind all this. This film full of action and adventure is like a tribute to all those 80's and 90's action movies, first because all the…Continue
Added by Daniel on January 6, 2011 at 12:13am —
During the Taiping Rebellion, Qing General Pang (Jet Li) feins death in order to survive a brutal battle where they were supposed to be supported by the Ho Army, but were abandoned as the battle began. He falls in with some bandits led by Zhao Er-Hu (Andy Lau) and Zhang Wen-Xiang (Takeshi Kaneshiro.) Pang convinces them to join the Qing army to quell the Taiping… Continue
This had been a dream since i was a child, No joke about 4-5 years of age growing up with such films as Rocky, Rambo, Terminator 1, Commando, Die Hard and so on....Then came the time of Terminator 2 and as a 7 year old watching T2 at the movies I finally had so much action packed carnage thrown into my brain I wanted to see my two childhood heroes team up one and for all, Arnold and Stallone....Finally i get that wish, Evan if only for a few… Continue
Any all time list is going to be limited to what you've seen; what you can vouch for. Now I've seen nearly a hundred martial arts films so I'm pretty confident in my list, but we'll see. It's entirely possible that I could be embarrassed by one or two of my choices a few years from now. Martial arts films are exploding in popularity all over the world, and we're seeing more great films from places we've never seen them before. The last generation of big name martial artists are growing older… Continue
Added by kingofsnake on February 16, 2010 at 10:51am —
“Nowadays, you need a middleman to push things; in the old days, we didn’t need a push from a middleman,”Jackie Chan said comparing the difficulties in getting together with a star like Jet Li and synching schedules with Chris Tucker.
“It’s like two days ago when Chris Tucker called me. We sat down and decided we want to do another movie. Not a ‘Rush Hour’ — something new.”