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Fighting Life

Fighting Life (1981) Director: Kei Law Starring: Frankie Shum, Jackie Conn, Sam Chung, and Thomas Hong The Plot: San Jee Yung (Frankie Shum) is a man who was born with only one arm that happens to be little more than a flipper. His brother, Ah Chan (Jackie Conn), was born with legs that are unusable.…

Ip Man: The Final Fight

Ip Man: The Final Fight (2013) Director: Herman Yau Writers: Erica Li and Checkley Sin Starring: Anthony Wong, Anita Yuen, Jordan Chan, Eric Tsang, and Gillian Chung The Plot: Ip Man: The Final Fight is yet another film detailing the long and adventurous life of Ip Man, the master Wing Chun practitioner and famed teacher…

Dracula A.D. 1972

Dracula A.D. 1972 (1972) Director: Alan Gibson Writers: Don Houghton Starring: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Christopher Neame, Caroline Munro and Stephanie Beacham The Plot: Dracula A.D. 1972 begins the same way that one expects a Hammer vampire movie to end, with a grand battle between Van Helsing (Peter Cushing) and Count Dracula (Christopher Lee). As…

Bay of Blood

Bay of Blood (1971) Director: Mario Bava Writers: Mario Bava, Giuseppe Zaccariello, Filippo Ottoni, Sergio Canevari, Dardano Sacchetti, and Franco Barberi Starring: Claudine Auger, Luigi Pistilli, Laura Betti, and Claudio Camaso The Plot: Our film begins, as all great stories do, with an elderly woman being strangled with a noose by her husband. Although this…

Tai Chi Hero

Tai Chi Hero (2012) Director: Stephen Fung Writers: Chia-lu Chang, Kuo-fu Chen, and Hsiao-tse Cheng Starring: Yuan Xiaochao, Tony Leung Ka Fai, Angelababy, and Eddie Pang The Plot: Yang Lu Chan (Yuan Xiaochao), the protagonist from Tai Chi Zero, is back once again as he continues with his goal of learning the elusive Chen-style kung…