Monthly Archives: January 2011

Tai Chi Master – Random Thoughts

Tai Chi Master (1993) starring Jet Li, Chin Siu Ho and Michelle Yeoh, and directed by Yuen Wu Ping, is one of my very, very favourite movies. From the moment a primly dignified Jet Li, dressed in what appears to … Continue reading

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Mini review – The Trail of the Broken Blade

Starring Jimmy Wang Yu and directed by Chang Cheh. Perhaps not one of my very favourite Shaw brothers films. Wang Yu went through the film with an expression on his face that seemed to indicate that he had a bad … Continue reading

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Mini Review – Duel of Fists

Starring David Chiang and Ti Lung, directed by Chang Cheh with martial arts direction by Tang Chia and Lau Kar Leung. David Chiang wears some of the lariest, most eye popping, tear inducing 70s fashion ever witnessed on film – … Continue reading

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2 More Mini Reviews

Sword of Doom starring Toshiro Mifune and Tatsuya Nakadai and directed by Kihachi Okamoto. This was a terrific film! A psycho samurai bastard puts all kind of noses out of joint when he kills just a few too many people. … Continue reading

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