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Crouching detective, hidden dragon

Advantages: Above average martial arts movie
Disadvantages: Subtitles

Star – Donnie Yen Genre – World Cinema > Martial Arts Run Time – 98 minutes Certificate – 18 Country – China/HK Awards – Wins 11 & 18 Nominations Amazon – £9.99 DVD (£11:34Blue Ray) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = So, anyone fancy Sherlock ...

thedevilinme 24.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dragon (2011) (DVD)

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Heads rolling around like bowling balls...

Advantages: Action
Disadvantages: Bit manic

Star – Takishi Miike Genre – World Cinema > Action Run Time – 141 minutes Certificate – R18 Country – JAPAN Awards – 16 Wins & 25 Nominations Amazon – £6.00 DVD (£6.78Blue Ray) = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = If there is a director that sums up ...

thedevilinme 12.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of 13 Assassins (DVD)

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13 Assassins

Advantages: Action Packed, Well Paced, EPIC
Disadvantages: None for me

Director: Takashi Miike Takashi Miike. The man behind such movies as Audition, Visitor Q, Ichi The Killer. Those of you that have seen any of those movies, you’ll know what he is capable of — not only is he a visionary director and masterful storyteller, ...

BrundleFilm 13.01.2014 · Read full review
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With his bare hands, he conquered the world

Advantages: Fast paced martial arts.
Disadvantages: Slow progress in the story

This film is based off Kyokushin Karate founder Masutatsu Oyama (or as he's referred to in this film his Korean name Choi Bae-dal) Although on the back cover it claims it's based off the real-life it does craftily use the word 're-telling' as in pretty m ...

thebluehippo 25.02.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Fighter In The Wind (Subtitled) (DVD)

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The film cover puts it best, Rocky meets Bruce Lee

Advantages: rock hard movie, fight scenes are mental. and it's a true story
Disadvantages: there are none

Fighter In The Wind- A Review By Addy Fighter In the Wind is a 2004 Korean film that is based on the true story of Choi Yeung-Eui. Forced by circumstances that come to light in the film he changed his name to Masutatsu Oyama, although his preferred ...

tayloa22 26.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Fighter In The Wind (Subtitled) (DVD)

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