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Seven Warriors

Seven Warriors (1989) Director: Sammo Hung and Terry Tong Writers: Tsang Kan-Cheung Starring: Adam Cheng, Tony Leung, Max Mok, Jackie Cheung, Shing Fui-On, Wu Ma, and Phillip Kwok. The Plot: Our story takes place during the Warlord period in China where bandits are numerous and safety is far from guaranteed. Guanxi is a small village…

Female Teacher: Dirty Afternoon

Female Teacher: Dirty Afternoon (1981) Director: Kichitaro Negishi Writers: Yuki Kazamatsuri, Ayako Ohta, and Hiroko Fuji. Starring: Yuki Kazamatsuri, Ayako Ohta, Hiroko Fuji, and Tatsuya Hamaguchi. The Plot: Yuki (Sakiko Kurata) is a young woman living in the big city and working as a school teacher. She hasn’t always been in this situation though, as…

Ninja: Fist of Fire

Ninja: Fist of Fire (1974) Director: Wong Tin Lam Writers: Ni Kuang Starring: Cheung Ching-Ching, Thompson Kao, Tony Liu, Jason Pai, and Ang Saan The Plot: Keeping the story to its barest of elements, Ninja: Fist of Fire details the story of a royal prince who is being transported via a military envoy. The envoy…

Zombie Hunter

Zombie Hunter (2013) Director: K. King Writers: K. King and Kurt Knight Starring: Martin Copping, Danny Trejo, and Clare Niederpruem The Plot: Zombie Hunter takes place in the not-too-distant future. After a new drug, which goes by the name Natas (“Satan” spelled backwards, yagetit!?), takes over the streets, it helps spread around a zombie virus…

Last Tycoon, The

The Last Tycoon (2012) Director: Wong Jing Writers: Andrew Lau and Connie Wong Starring: Chow Yun-fat, Sammo Hung, Francis Ng, and Huang Xiaoming The Plot: The Last Tycoon is set within Shanghai during the early years of the republic. Cheng Daqi (Chow Yun-Fat) is a young man who has his life turned upside down when…