The Karate Kid (2010)

When one thinks of the words “remake” or “reboot”, they generally think that we’re in for a ride towards a downward spiral. However, the long awaited remake of the 1984 action-drama The Karate Kid is just living proof that not all remakes are bad. When Sherry Parker is transferred from Detroit to Beijing, China, for […]

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The Young Master (1980)

Leaving Lo Wei’s Film Company, Hong Kong superstar Jackie Chan makes his Golden Harvest debut with this instant classic kung fu comedy. Two adopted brothers, Dragon and Tiger, enter a lion dance competition for their kung fu school. When they lose the competition, their father is none too happy with the results. However, it is […]

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Dragon Fist (1979)

In one of his final films with director Lo Wei, Jackie Chan unleashes some of his best serious-style fight choreography in this pretty decent classic kung fu film. During a celebration for Master Chang San-Tai, arch nemesis Master Chong crashes and challenges Chang to a duel. When Chong beats Chang to a pulp, he celebrates […]

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The Foreigner (2017)

Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse with some intricate twists in this thriller from the director of Goldeneye and Casino Royale. Restaurateur Quon Ngoc Minh’s life is forever shattered when his youngest daughter, Fan, is killed in a bombing in the streets of London. Having learned that the men responsible […]

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