Is Donnie Yen’s long-awaited ‘Iceman 2’ defrosting in 2018?

"Iceman 2" Chinese Theatrical Poster

“Iceman 2” Chinese Theatrical Poster

It has been over 2 years since the release of Donnie Yen’s Iceman. The film, directed by Law Wing Cheong (Punished), was a 3D remake of 1989 classic, The Iceman Comethwhich had Yen in place of Yuen Biao, and Wang Bao Qiang (Kung Fu Jungle) in place of Yuen Wah.

During Iceman’s production, it was decided that it would be split into two films (ala Kill Bill Vol. 1 and Vol. 1). The plan was to release Iceman in April 25, 2014, then Iceman 2 in December 2014.

Obviously, the first film was released, but Iceman 2 was pushed back to 2016. A teaser poster was even produced, which curiously had Raymond Yip (Bruce Lee My Brother) credited as director – an odd observation, considering Law Wing Cheong supposedly shot both films back-to-back. Even if there were re-edits and/or reshoots involved, one would think that Raymond Yip would be listed as co-director to Law Wing Cheong.

We’re now at the tail-end of 2016 and still no sign of Iceman 2, not even a trailer, but there is still hope: According to (which is very hit or miss), Iceman 2 now has a 2017 release date, along with a new poster (via DiP), which shows the presence of Yasuaki Kurata (Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars).

So will we finally see Iceman 2 in 2018, or will it be Donnie Yen’s version of Full Love? Only time will tell (no pun intended).

We’ll keep you updated on Iceman 2 as we hear more.

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15 Responses to Is Donnie Yen’s long-awaited ‘Iceman 2’ defrosting in 2018?

  1. Paul Bramhall says:

    I’d say it’s more Yen’s version of ‘Kung Fu Cult Master 2’ than ‘Full Love’. 🙂

  2. Emma Domeny says:

    Hoping this doesn’t turn into an Airbender sage..Am not usually a fan of this art form But Iran has caught my eye and looking forward to the second film. Loving the historic theme intermittently woven into the present. Good luck!

  3. John jeremy olindao says:

    More please I love it Iceman 2 abangan ko yan

  4. Ed says:

    It was a good movie with quite a few points of humor in it. But I guess you have to be into Chinese fight flicks to catch on some of the more subtle scenes where it pokes your ribs, ala Jackie Chan. Only a few points of unbelieveability, but overall, very well done. I’d watch it a few more times because it was fun to watch.

  5. Inna B. says:

    I love movie Iceman! I can not wait to see an Iceman2!

  6. Liked iceman one,and would like to know when the second sequel will be out,

  7. AllanRoberts says:

    Enjoyed the iceman want to see a sequel to the first,don’t leave us hanging

  8. Ann says:

    Donnie Yen is one of my all time favorites! I love kung fu action movies cant get enough of them! It would be great to see Iceman 2!!!

  9. Tony Williams says:

    I’ve been waiting for ICE MAN 2 since it was first shown as Ice Man. I Can’t wait for its sequel. Please Release part 2 As Soon As Possible so that i can complete my Collection. I am one of Martial Arts biggest fans. So far i have a Collection of over 1,000 Martial Arts Films.

  10. Twesigye Alex says:

    Pliz am waiting for it coz i love it , we have waited for so long !!!!!

  11. Palvinder Singh says:

    Me India but I love Chinese movie I wait you Iceman 2 plz fast next movie released date

  12. mrk says:

    I like Huang Shengyi (Eva Huang) since Kung Fu Hustler.

  13. Tasha says:

    Please, I loved the movie and all the wonderful actor’s and actresses. Give is the sequel. I want to know what happens.

  14. Andrew Hernandez says:

    I’m suspecting these pro Iceman comments are from the same person using different names.

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