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Gangster Moonlighting As Shaman In Korean Comedy MAN ON THE EDGE

Currently smashing up the Korean box office with high grossing success is the gangster comedy Man on the Edge. It seems director Jo Jin-Gyu will continue to tread familiar ground in the Kkangpae - Korean gangster - world, as he has... More »
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First Look At The Korean Action Heroines In THE HUNTRESSES

Lead actress trio Ha Ji-won (As One), Kang Ye-won (Quick) and Son Ga-in are The Huntresses, a somewhat Korean equivalent to The Three Musketeers or Charlie's Angels, only these beautiful bounty hunters are from the Joseon Dynasty. The film is a historical... More »
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International Teaser For Stephen Chow's JOURNEY TO THE WEST

More slapstick insanity ensues in the Taiwanese teaser for Stephen Chow's fantasy comedy Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons.  It features new footage of an incompetent demon hunter getting into all kinds of silly situations.  This marks the first... More »
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First Teaser For Korean MMA Actioner FIST OF LEGEND

Following the baseball drama GLove, director Kang Woo-suk of the Public Enemy trilogy has set his sights on another sport, mixed-martial arts, in Fist of Legend (no relationship to the Jet Li film of the same name). Based on a... More »
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Get Behind The Scenes Of Wong Kar Wai's THE GRANDMASTER

[UPDATE 2:  Added more making-of videos that focuses on Chen Chang and Zhang Ziyi's Kung-fu training and on Yuen Woo Ping choreographing the fights.][UPDATE:  Added third making-of video that focuses on Tony Leung Chiu Wai's Wing Chun training.]Our very own... More »
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Action-Packed Trailer For Korean Spy Thriller THE BERLIN FILE

[UPDATE:  Added second trailer containing character spotlight and two making-of video.]CJ Entertainment has released the trailer for Ryoo Seung-wan's spy thriller The Berlin File, promoting it as Korea's most anticipated action blockbuster of 2013.  From the director of Arahan and... More »
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First Image From Sylvain Chomet's SWING POPA SWING

Acclaimed animation director Sylvain Chomet is revisiting the elderly singing sisters from his zany French comedy Triplets of Belleville in a prequel Swing Popa Swing and a concept image has our first look at these characters as young girls along... More »
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Concept Art For Bong Joon-ho's SNOWPIERCER Reveals Icy Wasteland

Another piece of concept art has been posted for Bong Joon-ho's highly anticipated sci-fi thriller Snowpiercer via Naver.  It contains images of the snow-covered land in the futuristic Ice Age and a bath spa within the train.  In addition, the... More »
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More Behind The Scenes Video From Stephen Chow's JOURNEY TO THE WEST

A couple more making-of videos have been posted for Stephen Chow's fantasy comedy Journey to the West, featuring some actual on-set footage with new characters never seen before.  Also, there is an English subtitled version of the previous making-of video.You'll... More »
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Thai Stunt Industry Revealed In Documentary THE STUNT

Thailand is one of the major players in the international action scene, best known for exporting their trademark full-contact brutality. But what goes on behind the scenes with the unsung heroes who pour out their blood, sweat and tears to... More »
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Watch Ridley Scott-Produced Coca-Cola Short THE POLAR BEARS

Every year during Christmas time it's a tradition for Coca-Cola to present an animated commercial with their mascot polar bears as part of their marketing campaign.  This year, the company has collaborated with producer Ridley Scott and the digital effects... More »
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Listen To A Track From Bong Joon-ho's SNOWPIERCER Soundtrack, Plus Concept Art

All aboard! Coinciding with the 2013 new year is the launch of the official site for Bong Joon-ho's sci-fi thriller Snowpiercer, allowing Korean moviegoers to reserve tickets in advance and attend the premiere of the highly anticipated event.  Within the... More »
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Get Behind The Scenes Of Stephen Chow's JOURNEY TO THE WEST

Huayi Bros have released a making-of video for Stephen Chow's Journey to the West with Chow directing Shu Qi in a comedic performance. It's amusing to see him get animated, but unfortunately he will be applying his "Mo lei tau"... More »
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Jay Chou Boogies Down In First Teaser For Musical THE ROOFTOP

Taiwanese pop singer-turned-actor Jay Chou is combining both forms of entertainment for the musical The Rooftop, his sophomore directorial effort after Secret in 2007. Details on the plot have been kept under wraps but judging by the funky disco costumes... More »
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Terror and Tragedy! Watch the Victims' Farewell Messages In THE TOWER

To attract attention for the Korean blockbuster disaster film The Tower, CJ Entertainment is playing up the sentimental card in full force with two special videos that have a heartfelt animated sequence and a tear-jerking "last message" from the victims... More »
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First Teaser For Live Action LIBRARY WARS

From Sato Shinsuke, the director of Gantz and The Princess Blade comes yet another live action adaptation Library Wars (aka Toshokan Sensō).  Based on a Japanese light novel series by Hiro Arikawa that spawned a manga and animated series &... More »
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Hong Kong Trailer For Jackie Chan's CHINESE ZODIAC Offers Plot Explanation

With less than a week to go before Jackie Chan's action adventure Chinese Zodiac hits theaters across Asia, a more plot-driven trailer has been released online, giving some context behind the animal head statues.  It also contain new footage with... More »
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Fresh Art And Plot Details For Isaac Florentine's NINJA 2

Principal photography hasn't begun yet for Isaac Florentine's martial arts flick Ninja 2 but that hasn't stopped Nu Image/Millennium Films from whipping up a poster art.  While the artwork is nothing more than a rehash of material from the first... More »
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Jackie Chan's CHINESE ZODIAC Extended Trailer Reveals Skydiving Stunt

[UDPATE:  Added a making-of video that focus on the skydiving stunt and scouting the volcano location. Check it out below.]An international trailer for Jackie Chan's Chinese Zodiac has arrived that features a glimpse of additional footage not shown in the... More »
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Jackie Chan Glides Over A Volcano In Latest CHINESE ZODIAC Poster

Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's Jackie Chan!?The promotional train continues to chug away with the latest Chinese Zodiac poster that pits the skydiving action star against an erupting volcano.This looks like a... More »
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