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smile please, plenty of cheese

Advantages: ironically a likeable film
Disadvantages: very little of Van Damme in the movie

This film contains everything that for me makes a very poor film, so then why do I like it so much. On the DVD cover compared to the VHS video they have put a picture of Jean Claude Van Damme, in a bid to aid selling the movie. This is the first movie {n ...

tayloa22 27.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of No Retreat, No Surrender (DVD)

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Nice action,martial arts movie.

Advantages: Excellent fight sequences.
Disadvantages: weak storyline.

About the movie:No retreat no surrender is a martial arts movie directed by Corey Yuen.This movie is also known as Karate Tiger. Plot:Jason StillwellUKurt Mckinney) is a young Karate student who trains in his father's Los Angeles dojo. One night after ...

mor8060 22.10.2008 · Read full review
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An Insult to the Legend *Commits Seppuku*

Advantages: Based on a National Legend, Colourful, Cast
Disadvantages: Insults Said Legend, Plot Change, Dialogue, Performances, English

The Revenge of the Forty-Seven Ronin The true story of the forty-seven ronin details events in eighteenth century Japan, where the leaderless samurai of a feudal lord showed extreme loyalty and persistence in avenging the death of their deceased maste ...

SirJoseph 05.12.2014 · Read full review
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47 Ronin DVD

Advantages: Action, fantasy, Japanese swashbuckler
Disadvantages: Too scary for children

47 Ronin is a Hollywood remake of a popular Japanese samurai fable called the Chushingura, or tale of the 47 Ronin. However, with this adaptation, Hollywood has chosen to set the action in a mythical feudal Japan of sorcery and monsters. Keanu Reeves is ...

Beerninja 05.11.2015 · Read full review
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47RONIN

Advantages: special effect,music,costumes,landscape,fighting scenes and actors
Disadvantages: It was more like a fairytale instead of a story with reallity.

Director: Carl Rinsch He directed the short video (The Gift) 2010 Starring: Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Jin Akanishi, Kô Shibasaki, Rinko Kikuchi, Tadanobu Asano Plot: (spoiler if you haven't seen the movie) The movie is a fantasy-adventure-martial ...

kapamarou13 25.03.2014 · Read full review
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