13th Feb2018

Review Round-Up: ‘Chasing the Dragon’ & ‘Skybound’

by Phil Wheat

CHASING THE DRAGON Stars: Donnie Yen, Andy Lau, Philip Keung, Wilfred Lau, Wilfred Lau, Kent Cheng, Bryan Larkin, Ben Ng, Ken Tong, Niki Chow, Michelle Hu, Wai-Man Chan, Lawrence Chou, Wong Chun, Jai Day | Written and Directed by Wong Jing Crippled Ho, an illegal immigrant from mainland China sneaks into British-colonized Hong Kong in […]

Off
23rd Jan2018

Competition: Win ‘Chasing the Dragon’ on DVD

by Phil Wheat

To celebrate the release of Chasing the Dragon – on DVD 22nd January – we are giving away a DVD courtesy of Well Go USA. Screen legends Donnie Yen and Andy Lau star in an action-packed Hong Kong crime thriller, based on the life of a real-life drug lord and Triad gang leader, and his […]

12th Feb2017

Cine-Sunday: ‘Ip Man 2′ Review

by Guest

Stars: Donnie Yen, Sammo Hung, Darren Shahlavi, Huang Xiaming | Action direction by Sammo Hung | Directed by Wilson Yip Review by Baron Fortnightly Ip Man 2, from Cine Asia, is a semi-biographical martial arts film loosely based on the life of Wing Chun grandmaster, Ip Man. The film was directed by Wilson Yip and […]

Off
20th Jan2017

‘xXx: The Return of Xander Cage’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Vin Diesel, Ruby Rose, Donnie Yen, Rory McCann, Toni Collette, Tony Jaa, Nina Dobrev, Deepika Padukone, Danny Wu, Ariadna Gutierrez | Written by F. Scott Frazier | Directed by D.J. Caruso xXx: The Return of Xander Cage starts off strong (and ridiculous) and keeps on going at a hundred miles per hour. You know […]

Off
15th Dec2016

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk, Donnie Yen, Wen Jiang, Ben Mendelsohn, Forest Whitaker, Riz Ahmed, Mads Mikkelsen, Jimmy Smits, Alistair Petrie, Genevieve O’Reilly, Ben Daniels | Written by Chris Weitz, Tony Gilroy | Directed by Gareth Edwards The new revival of the Star Wars franchise, post Disney purchase, seemed at first to be […]

Off
13th Oct2016

Awesome new trailer & poster for ‘Rogue One’

by Phil Wheat

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, an all-new epic adventure directed by Gareth Edwards and starring Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, with Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker. In a time of conflict, a group of […]

15th Apr2016

5 Reasons every action fan will love ‘Ip Man 3′

by Phil Wheat

Former boxing champion and the “world’s most dangerous man” Mike Tyson is back doing what he does best – fight – battling Hong Kong’s greatest action star, Donnie Yen (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend, Ip Man, Ip Man 2) – in Ip Man 3, which marks Yen’s final showdown before taking his incredible […]

Off
14th Apr2016

Competition: Win ‘Ip Man 3′ on DVD

by Phil Wheat

To celebrate the home entertainment release of Ip Man 3, which releases on digital download Monday 18th April, and DVD & Blu-ray from Monday 25th April, we have a copy of the DVD up for grabs courtesy of Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment! Former boxing champion and the “world’s most dangerous man” Mike Tyson is back doing […]

07th Apr2016

Teaser trailer for ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

by Phil Wheat

Rogue One is the first film in the new standalone movies from Lucasfilm. It tells the story of how a group of unlikely heroes unite to undertake a daring and seemingly impossible mission to steal the plans for the Death Star – a prequel to the first film (and no I don’t mean the prequels) […]

Off
26th Sep2015

‘Iceman’ DVD Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Donnie Yen, Baoqiang Wang, Shengyi Huang, Yu Kang, Simon Yam, Suet Lam, Singh Hartihan Bitto, Mark Wu, Hoi-Pang Lo | Written by Fung Lam, Mark Wu | Directed by Wing-Cheung Law Any film that opens with a massive car crash and thens sees Donnie Yen, now defrosted following the accident, take a massive piss […]

Off
21st Sep2015

Competition: Win martial-arts action ‘Iceman’ on DVD

by Phil Wheat

To celebrate the release of Iceman – out now on DVD & 3D Blu-ray – we have a copy on DVD to giveaway! Starring action legend Donnie Yen and top comedy star Wang Baoqiang, this reimagining of the classic kung-fu The Iceman Cometh tells the story of a Ming Dynasty warrior transported to modern-day Hong […]

Off
27th Feb2015

Interview: Michelle Bai talks ‘Kung Fu Killer’

by Phil Wheat

In Kung Fu Killer, Ip Man star Donnie Yen plays martial arts instructor Hahou, working with the police to bring down a vicious killer targeting various kung fu masters to prove himself the greatest. Amidst a variety of situations and settings – a film studio, a dinosaur skeleton, a tattoo parlour – each fight scene […]

Off
03rd May2013

‘Dragon’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Donnie Yen, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Wei Tang, Kara Hui, Zheng Wei, Li Jia-Min, Wu Jiang, Yu Kang | Written by Joyce Chan, Oi Wah Lam | Directed by Peter Chan Prolific producer and director Peter Chan steps into the wu xia genre with Dragon, which is set in 1917 in early Republican China and tells the […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Off