HONG KONG — Robert Rodriguez's nascent El Rey cable TV network has struck a long-term programming partnership with Hong Kong's Celestial Pictures. The five year deal gives El Rey Network access to…
TORONTO — Hong Kong studio Media Asia has assembled a slate of sales on "Wrath Of Vajra" a stereoscopic 3D martial arts actioner. The film, which is pitched as a return to old-fashioned martial arts…
HONG KONG — Fast-rising stars Eddie Peng and Angelababy and Asian-American star Byron Mann have joined the cast of martial arts actioner "Rise of a Legend." A big-budget kung fu movie, "Legend"…
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Hero" producer Bill Kong will produce "Rise of the Legend," a movie that attempts to revive Wong Fei-hung, hero of nearly 100 kung fu classics.
Tiger Chen gives a technically dazzling display of human combat in Keanu Reeves' otherwise workmanlike directing debut.
Actor Jim Kelly, who played a glib American martial artist in “Enter the Dragon” with Bruce Lee, died June 29 in San Diego, Calif. He was 67 and died of cancer. Sporting an Afro hairstyle and…
Although “Unbeatable” contains a few pugilist-pic cliches, the storytelling artistry of Hong Kong helmer Dante Lam and Nick Cheung’s powerhouse performance make a raw and compelling experience out…
Getting one phone call from Harvey Weinstein would be enough for many actors to commit to a role. But it took one phone call a week, for several weeks, to get martial arts star Donnie Yen to commit…
A sporadically engaging martial-arts extravaganza that looks even better compared with its predecessor.
Venturing into fresh creative terrain without relinquishing his familiar themes and stylistic flourishes, Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar Wai exceeds expectations with "The Grandmaster," fashioning a 1930s…