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Review - Chasing the Dragon (2017)

After his brief Hollywood Sojourn with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) and XXX: The Return of Xander Cage (2017) , Donnie Yen returns to Hong Kong cinema screens with crime epic Chasing the Dragon (2017). A change of...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See CHASING THE DRAGON in Cinemas!

Chasing The Dragon is one of the most anticipated Chinese films of the year for the simple reason that it unites two superstars – Donnie Yen and Andy Lau.   Yen plays notorious drug dealer ‘Crippled Ho’ (previously played by...

CHASING THE DRAGON: Andy Lau Pursues Donnie Yen And His 1970's Hair In First Explosive Trailer

Hong Kong superstars Andy Lau and Donnie Yen face off in director Wong Jing's upcoming 1970's set crime thriller Chasing The Dragon. And, yes, if the trailer is to be believed then fans of both stars should be very, very...

An Ideal Partnership - The films of Director Yuen Woo Ping and Actor Donnie Yen Part 2

1993 was quite the year for Yuen Woo Ping, with him directing 3 films within the year as well as working as action choreographer on another. After working together on Iron Monkey (1993), both Woo Ping and Donnie Yen moved...

Hong Kong goes West - When Hong Kong film makers attempt to break the Western market - part 6

It would turn out that Enthiran wouldn’t be the only Indian film that Yuen Woo Ping would work on. He would go on to create the fight scenes for the romantic thriller I (2014). Although it does have some well...

Donnie Yen To Star In The Live-Action Square Enix Game Adaptation Of SLEEPING DOGS

The tweet below is something truly worth noting this week as we speak with word action star Donnie Yen would be taking the lead in a live-action take on hit Square Enix game property, Sleeping Dogs. Yen solidified his mark...

Review: XXX: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE Is Legitimately Expendable

Vin Diesel resurrects extreme sports secret agent Xander Cage for this belated third entry in the xXx franchise, 12 years after Ice Cube last carried the torch for counter-culture covert operatives. Boasting a large international ensemble and a globe-trotting espionage...

Interview: Yuen Woo Ping, a TRUE LEGEND

Yuen Woo Ping, an influential filmmaker best known for his work in action choreography, is responsible for some of the most memorable fight scenes in the history of cinema. In Chinese-speaking countries, his work has earned him the title of...

Hey Australia! Win THE IP MAN Trilogy On DVD!

To celebrate the release of Ip Man 3 on DVD and blu-ray in Australia, we are giving three lucky Twitch readers that chance to win a limited edition Ip Man trilogy DVD pack, thanks to Madman Entertainment. The complete Donnie...

Hey, Toronto! Meet Donnie Yen In Person At The Royal's Screening Of WU XIA!

Hey Toronto action fans! Iconic martial arts star Donnie Yen will be making a very rare public appearance in Toronto - so rare that I actually believe this is the first time he's ever done it here - when The...

Giveaway: Win IP MAN 3 And THE GREAT HYPNOTIST From ScreenAnarchy And Well Go USA

Attention Asian film fans! To celebrate the release of the third film in Wilson Yip and Donnie Yen's Ip Man trilogy we've partnered up with Well Go USA to offer you guys the chance to win one of three Blu-rays...

Donnie Yen In, Jet Li Out Of XXX: THE RETURN OF XANDER CAGE

Vin Diesel posted the above photo a couple of hours ago on Facebook, welcoming Hong Kong action star Donnie Yen to the cast of XXX: The Return Of Xander Cage, the reboot of the other action franchise Diesel launched with...

Hey, Fight Fans! Win An Amazing IP MAN 3 Prize Pack!

Hey, martial arts fans! Wilson Yip's acclaimed Ip Man 3 is out in US theaters now and to celebrate the fine folk at WellGo USA are offering up one hell of a quality Ip Man 3 prize pack to a...

Watch Tyson And Yen Behind The Scenes Of IP MAN 3 In This Exclusive Clip!

Now in theatrical release across the USA, Wilson Yip concludes his martial arts biopic trilogy with Ip Man 3 in which Donnie Yen again reprises his role as the iconic martial arts master, and teacher to Bruce Lee. Donnie Yen...

Review: IP MAN 3, The Legendary Teacher Returns In Fine Form

In Ip Man 3, Donnie Yen returns for another outing as legendary martial arts instructor Ip Man. Still under the direction of Wilson Yip, the newest installment trades Sammo Hung for Yuen Wo-ping as action choreographer, ensuring that the extended...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets To See IP MAN 3 In Cinemas!

In 2015, Australian distributor Magnum Films has had a phenomenal year, releasing one hit film after another. Some of the highlights included Monster Hunt and Lost In Hong Kong, the 2 biggest films in Chinese box office history; Our Times,...

Check Out This Collection Of IP MAN 3 Character Posters!

With the release of Wilson Yip's Ip Man 3 drawing ever closer a collection of six individual character posters have been released for the film. You want your Donnie Yen in the title role? That's in there.  A bit of...

CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON 2 Trailer Is A Bit Of A Mess

There are a lot of traps you can walk into when making a sequel to a beloved film fifteen years later. A lot of them. And while I was hopeful that the Yuen Woo-ping directed Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword...

Let's Count The Number Of Punches Thrown In The New IP MAN 3 Trailer, Shall We?

How many punches thrown in the brand new trailer for Donnie Yen star vehicle Ip Man 3? Lots. Lots and lots and lots. Many by Yen. Many by co-star Mike Tyson. And seemingly a few by everyone else in the...

IP MAN 3 Hong Kong Trailer: "Ip Man's Wing Chun Isn't The Real Thing"

Director Wilson Yip and action superstar Donnie Yen's latest collaboration, Ip Man 3, will be released in its native Hong Kong in just over a month's time. Fans living in UK, Australia and New Zealand will also get to see...