Police Story & Police Story 2

All the world loves Jackie Chan, whose cinematic action pictures bridge the gap between silent-era virtuosity and slick modernity. As light comedy entertainment these first two Police Story smash ‘n’ ...

Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan (1972) by Chor Yuen

In the vast filmography of both Shaw Brothers and Chor Yuen, “Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan” manages to stand out, due to its disregards for the taboos of the era and its permeating eroticism, ...

Review: Sword Master Honours Wuxia Tradition Through Bold Reinvention

Nearly 40 years after Chor Yuen launched his acting career in the Shaw Brothers classic Death Duel, director Derek Yee returns to Gu Long’s source novel for a ravishing new adaptation. With Tsui Hark ...

Martial Arts Filmmakers “Shaw Brothers” to Conquer Silver Screen Again

After a three-decade hiatus, Shaw Brothers Holdings promises to conquer movie theaters once again. Nikkei Asian Review reports that the Shaw Brothers Holdings recently appointed media mogul Li ...

40 Ti Lung Movies To Enjoy Part 2/2

http://asianmoviepulse.com/2016/01/40-ti-lung-movies-enjoy-part-12/2/ – Part 1 Ti Lung is known for his awesome catalogue of movies, over the years he was a leading star at The Shaw Brothers Studio ...

40 Ti Lung Movies To Enjoy Part 1/2

Ti Lung is known for his awesome catalogue of movies, over the years he was a leading star at The Shaw Brothers Studio and appeared in well over a 100 movies. I have put together a list of movies, ...

30 Amazing Wu Xia Movies To Enjoy

When I think of Wu Xia movies, I immediately think of Shaw Brothers and the many classic they have made over the years. What I love about this genre is many things, the Swordplay, The Characters, ...

Get excited! ‘Grindhouse Trailer Classics 4′ coming in June

Just when you thought you’d seen everything… here comes another 55 insane trailers to whip you into a frenzy in this collection of sick, depraved and hysterically brilliant movie previews from the ...

Obit: Martial Master Lau Kar-leung (1936 - 2013) (Trailer)

Obit: Martial Master Lau Kar-leung (1936 - 2013) (Trailer) The pioneering martial arts choreographer and director Lau Kar-leung, who died this week at age 77, was a kung fu purist.  He was a stylish martial acrobat but as a movie director he was not a great ...

‘Duel of the Century’ is the detective story version of a martial arts spectacle

Duel of the Century Written by Chor Yuen Directed by Chor Yuen Hong Kong, 1981 Mystery and intrigue inspire an intrepid, confident sleuth to decipher the many machinations behind a series of ...

Shaw Bros Sat. Bonus Round: The best of the best

Time to shake things up a bit for the Shaw Brothers Saturday column. In addition to offering readers another review this week (The Mighty One), the column feels like it has run long enough and ...

See Three Hong Kong Classics For Free in DC!

Attention East-Coasters! It is a rare enough experience to see anything from Hong Kong's golden era of cinemas on a big screen anywhere, but thanks to those fine people at The Smithsonian's Museums of ...

Shaw Brothers Saturdays: ‘The Web of Death’ spins a web of delightful sin

The Web of Death Directed by Chor Yuen Written by Ni Kuang Hong Kong, 1976 Is there value in creating a remake? The safe answer is a resounding no given how, unfortunately, too many of them fail ...

Shaw Brothers Saturdays: ‘Duel for Gold’ keeps the viewers on their toes and guessing

Duel for Gold Directed by Chor Yuen Written by Ni Kuang Hong Kong, 1971 A heist film presents a host of wonderful potentialities to engage a viewer. There is the attraction of a sizable bounty, ...

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases for February 15, 2011

Hey Fiends! We are going to try to have your DVD and Blu-Ray Releases compiled and posted on Mondays now. This week is sort of light on the media releases, but there are still some things to check ...

Summer Preview: Repertory Calendar for the Coasts

James Cameron in Los Angeles with 70Mm prints of "Aliens" and "The Abyss"?!?! The Dardenne brothers in New York for a career retrospective?!?! The instant cult classic "The Room" with Tommy Wiseau ...

King Boxer (Five Fingers Of Death) New UK Edition

From Hong Kong's Shaw Brothers, the founding fathers of kung fu film, comes the groundbreaking cult movie King Boxer (Five Fingers Of Death). Required viewing for cinephiles and martial arts fans ...

First stills for Francis Ng’s martial arts actioner Zhui Ying

Huayi Bros Pictures is producing a new big budget martial arts Wuxia fest Zhui Ying (Chasing Shadows), and the first stills are online. The film is to be directed by veteran Hong Kong actor Francis Ng ...

DVD Releases: Mummy Ruins

A hearty list of healthy and horrendous yet heartfelt horrors arrives this Tuesday, July 8th, 2008... American Zombie (2008) Directed by Grace Lee Set in an alternate reality where zombies are an ...