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Watch Well Go USA’s New Trailer for ‘The Villainess’

Atomic Blonde and that other female “John Wick” flick better hurry, because Confession of Murder helmer Jeong Byeong-gil (he’s been compared to director Ryoo Seung-wan and that’s saying something…) is ready to unleash The Villainess, an upcoming actioner about a female killer played by Kim Ok-bin (Thirst). The Villainess also … Continue reading

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Well Go USA gives ‘The Final Master’ a Blu-ray cover

Haofeng Xu’s highly-anticipated, award-winning martial arts film, The Master, re-titled as The Final Master (read our review), getting a limited theatrical release on June 3, 2016, followed by a Blu-ray & DVD release on July 25, 2017 – from Well Go USA Entertainment! Xu made … Continue reading

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Mad World (2016) Review

Director: Wong Chung Writer: Wong Chung, Florence Chan Producer: Derek Chiu, Heiward Mak Cast: Eric Tsang, Shawn Yue, Elaine Jin, Charmaine Fong Running Time: 101 min. By Martin Sandison The name Eric Tsang conjures up images of Golden Harvest comedies like My Lucky Stars (I’ll never forget … Continue reading

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You talkin’ to Song Kang-Ho’s ‘Taxi Driver’?

South Korean superstar, Song Kang-Ho (The Age of Shadows, Snowpiercer), is back in Taxi Driver (aka A Taxi Driver), an upcoming film from director Jang Hun (The Front Line) that his theaters in 2017. No, it’s not a remake of the 1976 Martin Scorsese classic … Continue reading

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Sony Entertainment kicks up Mark Dacascos’ ‘Ultimate Justice’

Martial arts star Mark Dacascos (Drive, Brotherhood of the Wolf, Only the Brave) is back in action with a new thriller titled Ultimate Justice. The upcoming film is backed by Rudiger Kummerle and Mike Leeder’s Silent Partners, the production company also … Continue reading

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City Ninja | aka Ninja Holocaust (1985) Review

AKA: Rocky’s Love Affairs, Hwa-ya Director: Choi Young-chul Cast: Chan Wai-Man, Casanova Wong, Andy Chworowsky, Chae Eun-hui, Eagle Han Ying, Park Yun-geun, John Ladalski, Mabel Kwong Mei-Bo, David Lo Dai-Wai, Wai Ka-Man, Luk Ying-Hong Running Time: 90 min. By Paul Bramhall Let’s just get it out of … Continue reading

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‘Tron: Legacy’ helmer to direct Tom Cruise in ‘Top Gun 2’?

Back in 2012, director Tony Scott (True Romance) and Tom Cruise (The Last Samurai) began location scouting for Top Gun 2, but do to Scott’s death that same year, the sequel was put on hold. That is, until now… Jerry … Continue reading

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Enter our ‘Sky on Fire’ Blu-ray Contest!

Cityonfire.com and Well Go USA are giving away 3 Blu-ray copies of Ringo Lam’s Sky on Fire (read our review) to three lucky City on Fire visitors. To enter, simply add a comment to this post and describe, in your own words, the video below. We will be selecting … Continue reading

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Steven Seagal and Mike Tyson battle a ‘China Salesman’

Former heavyweight champ, Mike Tyson (Ip Man 3) and Aikido sensation Steven Seagal (Exit Wounds), have an appearance in China Salesman (aka Chinese Salesman), an action film written and directed by Tan Bing (aka Geng Weiguo). Other cast members include Janicke Askevold (My Way), Eriq … Continue reading

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Freddy Krueger fingers Daniel Lee’s ‘Song of the Assassins’

Daniel Lee, the Hong Kong director behind films such as Jet Li’s Black Mask, Donnie Yen’s 14 Blades, Leon Lai’s White Vengeance and Jackie Chan’s Dragon Blade, is currently in pre-production-phase with the upcoming wuxia thriller, Song of the Assassins. According to AFS, Song … Continue reading

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HBO: The New Home of Kung Fu? *UPDATE*

When you think of the famous studios responsible for producing some of the most popular kung fu classics, some names that will likely spring to mind are Golden Harvest, Shaw Brothers, and Cathay, to name but a few. One name … Continue reading

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Deal on Fire! Kill Zone 2 | Blu-ray | Only $9.99 – Expires soon!

Today’s Deal on Fire is the Blu-ray for Cheang Pou-soi’s Kill Zone 2 (aka  SPL II: A Time for Consequences). When an undercover cop gets too close to revealing the mastermind of a drug syndicate, his cover is blown. Double-crossed, he’s thrown into a Thai … Continue reading

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Aaron Kwok is having ‘A Hard Day’ in ‘Peace Breaker’

On August 18th, Aaron Kwok (Monk Comes Down the Mountain) is going to have one heck of a day in Lien Yi-Chi’s Peace Breaker (aka Perpetrators), a Chinese remake of the 2014 Korean thriller, A Hard Day. Wang Qianyuan (Brotherhood of the … Continue reading

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Well Go USA nabs Yuen Woo-ping’s ‘Ip Man 3’ spin-off

Max Zhang – the rising star of The Grandmaster, S.P.L. II and Ip Man 3 – is headlining an unofficial Ip Man 3 spin-off directed by legendary martial arts choreographer Yuen Woo-ping (Dance of the Drunken Mantis). Zhang will reprise his role … Continue reading

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Sh*t gets ‘Real’ in the Trailer for Lee Jung-Sub’s noir thriller

Writer/director Lee Jung-Sub, the filmmaker perhaps best known for co-writing Romantic Island and Perfect Couple, is opening his directorial debut with a bang in Real, an upcoming neo noirish actioner starring Kim Soo-hyun (The Thieves). Real is the story about a colorful city controlled by the underworld, … Continue reading

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Schwarzenegger’s ‘Legend of Conan’ isn’t dead after all…

For the last few years, Legend of Conan (aka King Conan or Conan the Conqueror) – the proposed ‘true’ sequel to 1982’s Conan the Barbarian – has been in an off again/on again status by Universal. The film was most likely pushed aside, … Continue reading

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Well Go USA to release Max Zhang’s ‘Invincible Dragon’

Max Zhang – the rising star of The Grandmaster and Ip Man 3 – will once again appear alongside his SPL II co-star, Louis Koo (and again, in newly announced Greedy Wolf), in The Invincible Dragon. Formerly known as both Made in Kowloon and The … Continue reading

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Arnie to re-team with James Cameron for new ‘Terminator’

Despite backlash and lukewarm domestic box office returns, 2015’s Terminator Genisys performed well in international markets. In fact, here’s a tidbit you probably weren’t aware of: Terminator Genisys is the second-highest grossing film of the entire franchise (behind only T2: Judgment Day) on a global scale. … Continue reading

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New Poster for Ding Sheng’s ‘A Better Tomorrow 4’

If Song Hae-Seong’s 2010 Korean remake of A Better Tomorrow didn’t quite do it for you, then get ready for a couple more variations of John Woo’s 1986 seminal gangster classic. That’s right, a couple of ’em. Two A Better Tomorrow remakes are … Continue reading

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Trust means nothing in the New ‘Merciless’ Trailer

In the tradition of Nah Hyeon’s recent film, The Prison, comes The Merciless (aka Hoodlum), an upcoming crime thriller by writer/director Byun Sung-Hyun (Whatcha Wearin’?). The Merciless involves a couple of prisoners (Sol Kyung-Gu of Another Public Enemy and Siwan of The Attorney) and their search … Continue reading

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