“The Legend of Kung Funk” Trailer Kicks in High Gear

A new martial arts hero is on the rise and his name is Marco “DaAnswer” Johnson. After appearing in Robert Samuels’ short film Beast, Johnson takes the lead in an upcoming film called The Legend of Kung Funk, which recently unveiled its first trailer. Johnson plays Kevin, an ex-cop who loses everything when his family is killed as a result of an undercover drug deal … Continue reading “The Legend of Kung Funk” Trailer Kicks in High Gear

REVIEW: American Kickboxer 2 (1993)

1993, Davian International Director: Jeno Hodi Producer: David Hunt Writers: Jeno Hodi Greg Lewis Paul Wolansky Cinematography: Blain Brown Editing: Lawrence A. Maddox Tim Spring Paul Wolansky Cast: Dale “Apollo” Cook (Mike Clark) Evan Lurie (David) Kathy Shower (Lillian Hansen) David Graf (Howard Hansen) Ted Markland (Xavier) Jeffrey R. Iorio (Hammer) Jessica Springal (Susie) Greg Lewis (Uncle Francis) Jeno Hodi (Attila) Two rivals must unite … Continue reading REVIEW: American Kickboxer 2 (1993)

REVIEW: Three (2016)

2016, Media Asia Film/iQiyi Motion Pictures/Milkyway Image (HK) Ltd. Director: Johnnie To Producers: Johnnie To Yau Nan-Hoi Writers: Yau Nan-Hoi Lau Ho-Leung Mak Tin-Shu Cinematography: Cheng Siu-Keung To Hung-Mo Brian Cheung Editing: David Richardson Allen Leung Cast: Vicki Zhao (Dr. Tong Qian) Louis Koo (Inspector Ken Chan) Wallace Chung (Sun) Lo Hoi-Pang (Chung) Eddie Cheung (Dr. Fok) Lam Suet (Fatty) Timmy Hung (Chak) Michael Tse … Continue reading REVIEW: Three (2016)

REVIEW: Beyond Redemption (2015)

2015, Towe Productions/TGK Films/Action Lab Productions Director: Bruce Fontaine Producers: Theo Kim Derek Long Phil Planta Writers: Anthony P. Wong Derek Lowe Tong Lung Cinematography: Gregory J. Brown Alex Montano Peter Planta Editing: Bruce Fontaine Cast: Brian Ho (Billy Tong) Don Lew (Yuen Chung) Johnson Phan (Jimmy) Paul Wu (Bosco) Tony Towe (Xi Long) Vicki Huang (Lucinda Long) Linna Huynh (Tiffany Long) Eddy Ko (Uncle … Continue reading REVIEW: Beyond Redemption (2015)

REVIEW: Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994)

1994, United Sevens Combines/Venus Records and Tapes Director: Sameer Malkan Producer: Champak Jain Writers: Sachin Bhomwick (story) Kader Khan (screenplay) Cinematography: Akram Khan Editing: Suresh Chaturvedi Cast: Akshay Kumar (Inspector Karan Joglekar) Saif Ali Khan (Deepak Kumar) Shilpa Shetty (Mona/Basanti) Rageshwari (Shivangi) Shakti Kapoor (Goli) Johnny Lever (Dhansukh) Mukesh Khanna (Arjun Joglekar) Beena Banerjee (Arjun’s Wife) Goga Kapoor (Damodar) Shiva Rindani (Goli’s Henchman) The Hollywood … Continue reading REVIEW: Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994)

REVIEW: Elaan (2005)

2005, Venus Films Director: Vikram Bhatt Producers: Ganesh Jain Ratan Jain Writers: Robin Bhatt Vikram Bhatt Cinematography: Pravin Bhatt Editing: Kuldip K. Mehan Cast: Mithun Chakraborty (Baba Sikander) Rahul Khanna (Karah Shah) Arjun Rampal (Arjun Srivastav) Amisha Patel (Priya) John Abraham (Abhimanyu) Lara Dutta (Sonia) Chunky Pandey (Salim) Madan Joshi (Kantilal Shah) Miling Gunaji (Aftab Sikander) Prithvi Zutshi (Sameer Sikander) Ritu Shivpuri (Anjali Shah) Five … Continue reading REVIEW: Elaan (2005)

REVIEW: 9413 (1998)

1998, Booms Movie Production Ltd. Director: Francis Ng Producers: Karbie Ng Herman Yau Writer: Sandy Shaw Cinematography: Herman Yau Editing: Eric Cheung Cast: Francis Ng (Smash-Head) Christine Ng (Carmen) Amanda Lee (Mandy) Fredric Mao (Officer Kar) Stephen Ho (Snake) Raymond Yu (Cha) Lee Kin-Yan (Fatty Chuen) Hong Kong actor Francis Ng makes his directorial debut with the story an embittered cop. Hong Kong police officer … Continue reading REVIEW: 9413 (1998)