Tag Archives: Hong Kong Cinema

Saving Mr Wu Trailer

Andy Lau stars in this Chinese crime thriller based on the true story of China’s most infamous celebrity kidnapping case…

October Movie Roundup

We are impressed by this month’s offerings: Brad Pitt World War II thriller “Fury”, Donnie Yen actioner “Kung Fu Jungle”, and Jake Gyllenhaal crime drama “Nightcrawler”!…

Andy Lau To Star In HK Action Thriller The Bodyguard

Hong Kong superstar Andy Lau has been in showbiz for over 30 years but shows no signs of slowing down. Now, he’s taking on an international production which could see Lau’s foreign appeal shooting up some more. He’s teaming up with another screen veteran, Sammo Hung for a crime actioner called “The Bodyguard”. No, it’sContinue Reading

Kung Fu Jungle Trailer

Donnie Yen stars in this gritty martial arts action-thriller, about a convict who is recruited by the cops to help them figure out a mysterious new killer on the scene…

New! Rise Of The Legend Character Posters

The recent crop of martial arts flicks coming out of Hong Kong and China have been lackluster and at worst, unwatchable. There are a few exceptions, like “Unbeatable”, which featured upcoming young actor Eddie Peng. He’s now taking the lead role in “Rise Of The Legend”, a new origin story about one of China’s mostContinue Reading

Tony Jaa, Louis Koo And Wu Jing To Star In SPL Prequel

“SPL” (“Sha Po Lang”) was one of the best martial arts films of the last decade. It had tonnes of amazing fight scenes, but the standout was the knife vs baton showdown between Donnie Yen and Wu Jing. Seeing as how most of the characters ended up dead by the end of it, a sequelContinue Reading

Top 10 Best Films Of 2013

Electroshadow presents the last word on last year’s highlights. What made 2013 such a standout and what are our picks for the best of the best?…

Just Plain Stiff

Guest Contributor How is back with a review of HK horror movie “Rigor Mortis”. Will it scare you stiff or is it just a limp noodle?…