Category Archives: Reviews

The Thunderbolt Fist (1972) Review

Director: Chang Il-ho Producer: Runme Shaw Cast: Chuen Yuen, Shih Szu, James Nam, Fang Mien, Tung Lam, Lee Ka Ting, Wong Chin Feng, Yukio Someno, Gam Kei Chu, Chan Feng Chen, Cheung Hei Running Time: 86 min. By Paul Bramhall In the history of … Continue reading

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Single Rider, A (2016) Review

Director: Lee Zoo-young Producer: Kang Myung-chan Cast: Lee Byung-hun, Gong Hyo-jin, Ahn So-hee, Jack Campbell, Yang Yoo-jin, Annika Whiteley, Kei Ekland, Baek Soo-jang, Choi Joon-young, Lee Seung-ha, Leeanna Walsman, Benedict Hardie Running Time: 97 min. By Paul Bramhall If there … Continue reading

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Silent Assassins (1988) Review

Director: Lee Doo-Yong Producer: Phillip Rhee, Jun Chong Cast: Sam J. Jones, Linda Blair, Jun Chong, Phillip Rhee, Mako, Bill Erwin, Gustav Vintas, Rebecca Ferratti, Bill Wallace, Alexis Rhee, Simon Rhee, Joanna Chong Running Time: 91 min. By Paul Bramhall Let’s be clear, there … Continue reading

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Legend of the Broken Sword Hero (2017) Review

AKA: Broken Sword Hero Director: Bin Bunluerit Cast: Buakaw Banchamek, Sornsin Maneewan, Nantawut Boonrubsub, Vannapoom Songsuparp, Chutirada Junthit, Phutharit Prombandal, Jaran Ngamdee Running Time: 120 min. By Kyle Warner I tend to approach a new Thai martial arts film with a mix … Continue reading

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Showdown | aka Duel: Final Round (2016) Review

Director: Sin Dong-yeop Writer: Min Kyeong-geun Cast: Lee Joo-Seung, Oh Ji-Ho, Lee Jung-Jin, in Jung-Keun, Eun-Seo, Joo Suk-Tae, Kang Shin-Chul, Im Chang-Jung, Ahn Sol-Bin, Lee Se-rang, Cherrish Ramirez Running Time: 97 min. By Paul Bramhall There can be no denying that the … Continue reading

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Danny the Dog | aka Unleashed (2005) Review

Director: Louis Leterrier Writer: Luc Besson, Robert Kamen Cast: Jet Li, Morgan Freeman, Bob Hoskins, Kerry Condon, Andy Beckwith, Scott Adkins, Silvio Simac, Christian Gazio, Michael Ian Lambert, Kazu Patrick Tang Running Time: 133 min. By Z Ravas Supposedly after shooting … Continue reading

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36 Chambers of Shaolin: The Final Confrontation | aka Drunk 8 Blows, Crazy 8 Blows (1981) Review

AKA: The Shaolin Drunken Monk Director: Ulysses Au-Yeung Jun, Lee Yeong Cast: Gordon Liu Chia-Hui, Chin Yuet-Sang, Eagle Han Ying, Wong Yat-Cho, Kwon Il-Soo, Hyeon Kil-Su, Choi Jeong-Il, Chang Mi-Hee, Kim Jeong-Jung, Kim Wuk, Kim Ki-Ju, Park Seong-sik, Kim Il-chung Running … Continue reading

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Taxi Driver, A (2017) Review

Director: Jang Hoon Writer: Uhm Yoo-Na, Jo Seul-Ye Cast: Song Kang-Ho, Thomas Kretschmann, Yu Hae-Jin, Ryoo Joon-Yeol, Park Hyuk-Kwon, Choi Gwi-Hwa, Um Tae-Goo, Jeon Hye-Jin, Ko Chang-Seok Running Time: 137 min. By Paul Bramhall An interesting element of Korean cinema has always … Continue reading

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Buddhist Fist and Tiger Claws | aka Yong-ho’s Cousins (1981) Review

AKA: Yong-ho’s Cousins Director: Lee Hyeok-Su Producer: Kim In-dong Cast: Charles Han Yong-Cheol, Hwang Jang-Lee, Nam Chung-Yat, Park Ae-Kyung, Han Kyung, Kwon Il-So Running Time: 95 min. By Paul Bramhall Buddhist Fist and Tiger Claws is about as perfect an … Continue reading

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Vampire Cleanup Department (2017) Review

Director: Chiu Sin-Hang, Yan Pak-Wing Cast: BabyJohn Choi, Chin Siu-Ho, Lin Min-Chen, Richard Ng, Lo Meng, Yuen Cheung-Yan, Siu Yam-Yam, Bonnie Chiu, Jiro Lee, Eric Tsang, Jim Chim Sui-Man, Stephen Au Kam-Tong, Hana Tam Hang-Lam Running Time: 93 min. By … Continue reading

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Dreaming the Reality (1991) Review

Director: Tony Liu Chun-Ku Producer: Chui Fat Cast: Moon Lee, Yukari Oshima, Sibelle Hu, Ben Lam Kwok Bun, Eddie Ko, Hsu Hsia, Lee Ho Kwan Running Time: 102 min. By Paul Bramhall The years spanning 1991 – 1993 burned the … Continue reading

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Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back (2017) Review

Director: Tsui Hark Writer: Tsui Hark, Stephen Chow Cast: Kris Wu, Kenny Lin, Yao Chen, Lin Yun, Mengke Bateer, Wang Likun, Yang Yiwei, Wang Duo, Bao Bei-Er, Cheng Si-Han, Da Peng, Yeung Lun, Shu Qi, Zhang Mei-E, Xu Cai-Xiang, Lai … Continue reading

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