Category Archives: News

Blu-ray and DVD Releases for 10/18/11

There’s some interesting releases this week, whether you’re a fan of foreign films, Japanese animation, or straight-up horror. So let’s get down to it! Here are some Asian and genre-related releases for 10/18/11: ASIAN CINEMA Kuroneka (blu-ray/DVD) – Criterion Collection … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Godzilla | aka Gojira (1954) Review

AKA: Godzilla: King of the Monsters Director: Ishiro Honda Writer: Shigeru Kayama, Takeo Murata, Ishiro Honda Cast: Akira Takarada, Momoko Kochi, Takashi Shimura, Fuyuki Murakami, Sachio Sakai, Ren Yamamoto, Toyoaki Suzuki, Toranosuke Ogawa, Akihiko Hirata Running Time: 96 min. By Woody Ishiro Honda was a great … Continue reading

Posted in All, Japanese, News, Reviews | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mann to remake ‘Seven Samurai’

Variety reports that British helmer Scott Mann has signed on to direct a remake of Japanese pic “Seven Samurai,” which is being produced by the Weinstein Co. and Japan’s Kurosawa Prods. This is not the first remake of the film, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

cityonfire x Dress-Lace Glamorous Sunprint Maxi Lace Dress

This cityonfire x http://www.dress-lace.com/ one is a maxi lace dress which you can get a lot of use out of. It is made of a lightweight fabric which features a delightful sunprint in a pastel color palette. This woven fabric … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Dead and the Deadly, The (1982) Review

Director: Wu Ma Writer: Sammo Hung, Barry Wong Cast: Sammo Hung Kam-bo, Lam Ching-ying, Cherie Chung, Fat Chung, Ricky Lau, Wu Ma, Peter Chan Lung, Billy Chan Wui Ngai, Chin Yuet Sang, Kwan Yung Moon Running Time: 94 min. By … Continue reading

Posted in All, Chinese, Golden Harvest, News, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blu-Ray and DVD Releases for 10/11/11

We’re back with this week’s list of noteworthy Asian and genre-related blu-ray and DVD releases. It’s October, which means it’s horror movie time. Expect a glut of Asian horror releases in the next few weeks if 10/11/11 is anything to … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Tai Chi Master | aka Twin Warriors (1993) Review

AKA: Tai Chi Director: Yuen Woo Ping Producer: Jet Li Cast: Jet Li, Chin Siu Ho, Michelle Yeoh, Fennie Yuen, Yuen Cheung Yan, Lau Shun, Yu Hai, Sun Jian Kui Running Time: 94 min. By Numskull Note to Yuen Wo … Continue reading

Posted in All, Chinese, News, Reviews | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

My Father is a Hero | aka The Enforcer (1994) Review

AKA: Letter to Daddy Director: Corey Yuen Writer: Wong Jing Cast: Jet Li, Anita Mui, Tse Miu, Blacky Ko, Bonnie Fu Yuk Jing, Yu Rong Guang, Ken Lo, Damian Lau, Thorsten Nickel, Paul Rapovski, Henry Fong Ping, Corey Yuen Running … Continue reading

Posted in All, Chinese, News, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Project S | aka Supercop 2 (1993) Review

Director: Stanley Tong Producer: Barbie Tung Cast: Michelle Yeoh, Yu Rong Guang, Emil Chau Wa Kin, Fan Siu Wong, Dick Wei, Athena Chu, Bill Tung Biu, Bowie Lam, Alain Guernier, Ailen Sit Chun Wai, Chan Man Ching, Joe Cheung, Mars, … Continue reading

Posted in All, Chinese, Golden Harvest, News, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

PTU | aka Police Tactical Unit (2003) Review

AKA: Into The Perilous Night Director: Johnnie To Writer: Au Kin Yee, Yau Nai Hoi Cast: Simon Yam Tat Wah, Lam Suet, Ruby Wong Cheuk Ling, Raymond Wong Ho Yin, Maggie Siu Mei Kei, Eddie Ko Hung, Wong Wa Wo, … Continue reading

Posted in All, Chinese, News, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blu-Ray and DVD Releases for 10/4/11

And we’re back! Check out our handy list of Blu-ray and DVD releases for the coming week of 10/4/11. Be advised that a few of the titles on this list are Imports but we have labeled what Region they are … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Trailer for the South Korean action film ‘Countdown’

A debt collector finds out he has liver cancer. In order to live, he must get a liver transplant in the next 10 days from an ex-convict woman, who apparently has a matching organ. The woman agrees to donate part … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Prachya Pinkaew’s ‘The Kick’ Trailer

The Kick is a Thailand/South Korean co-production directed by Prachya Pinkaew (Tom Yum Goong). The film is about Korean family of Taekwondo experts who immigrate to Thailand. The film stars Cho Jae-hyun (Bad Guy), Yea Ji-won (Hanji), Yanin Vismistananda (Chocolate) … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Netflix Instant Asian Film Archive

Here’s a look at select Asian titles streaming on Netflix Instant. Be advised that a few of these films are only available on streaming [dubbed] in English and that earlier movies on this list may have expired: 11/4/12 White Vengeance … Continue reading

Posted in News | 8 Comments

Blu-Ray and DVD Releases for 9/27/11

Each week, City on Fire does our best to spotlight the Asian and genre-related blu-ray and DVD releases that we suspect our readers might be interested in. Here’s the handy list of releases for 9/27/11: ASIAN CINEMA The Stool Pigeon … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

Police Woman | aka Young Tiger (1973) Review

AKA: Rumble in Hong Kong Director: Zhu Mu Cast: Yuen Qiu, Charlie Ching, Jackie Chan, Chiang Nan, Hu Chin, Betty Pei Dee, John Cheung Ng Long, Feng Yi, Lee Man Tai, Helena Law Lan Running Time: 90 min By Alvin … Continue reading

Posted in All, Chinese, News, Reviews | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Collin Chou and Andy On have the makings of a ‘Five Star General’

Currently filming in Thailand is “Wu Xing Shang Jiang,” loosely translated into English as “Five Star General.” This film is a co-production between Thailand and China, and features several big names from Hong Kong. What little is known about the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Prachya Pinkaew readies ‘The Kick’ with ‘Chocolate’ star JeeJa Yanin

The trailer for the new film from “Ong Bak” director Prachya Pinkaew, the Thai martial arts film “The Kick,” should arrive any day now. In the meantime, Twitch Film has a look at the poster art and some new promotional … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Blu-ray and DVD Releases for 9/20/11

Wondering what’s coming out on blu-ray/DVD this Tuesday that would be of interest to your average fan of Asian and genre cinema? Read on because once again City on Fire has you covered with our handy list: ASIAN CINEMA Blades … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

The return of Hong Kong action films

In the mid-90s, the Hong Kong film industry ate itself alive. In 1993, it had produced a record 238 films and its doyen director, John Woo, was about to dive, twin guns aflame, through Hollywood’s doors. Six years later, production … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment
Pages: Prev 1 2 ... 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 Next