Review: Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast stable

Female Prisoner Scorpion- Beast stable Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Starring: Meiko Kaji Directed: Yasuharu Hasebe Release Date: 1973 Run Time: 92 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Eng / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Tokyo Shock Plot Following her successful prison break, Scorpion begins this third episode in the series hiding out in a brothel. Her prostitute friend tries to keep …

Review: Female Prisoner Scorpion- Jailhouse 41

Female Prisoner Scorpion- Jailhouse 41  Rating: 4 out of 5 Starring: Meiko Kaji  Directed: Shunya Ito Release Date: 1972 Run Time: 90 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Japanese / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Eastern Star Plot Matsu, known to the prisoners as Scorpion, is locked away in the bowels of the prison as revenge for disrupting the smooth operation of the …

Review: Female Prisoner #701 Scorpion

Female Prisoner #701 Scorpion  Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Starring: Meiko KajiDirected: Shunya Ito Release Date: 1972 Run Time: 82 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Japanese / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Tokyo Shock Plot Wrongfully imprisoned and absolutely hell-bent on getting back at those that betrayed her, Scorpion must survive the treachery of imprisonment before she can complete her vengeance. …

Review: Fighter in the Wind

Fighter in the Wind  Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Starring: Masaya Kato, Jeong Du-hong, Yang Dong-geun, Aya Hirayama, Jeong Tae-wooDirected: Yang Yun-ho Release Date: 2004 Run Time: 120 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Korean / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Cinema Epoch Plot A young Korean Taekwondo competitor arrives in Japan near the end of World War II with hopes of …

Review: Ong Bak 3

Ong Bak 3  Rating: 2 out of 5 Starring: Tony Jaa, Dan ChupongDirected: Tony Jaa, Panna Rittikrai Release Date:  2010 Run Time:  99 Minutes Format: Blu-RayAudio: Eng / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Magnolia Pictures / Magnet Plot ONG BAK 3 picks up where ONG BAK 2 concluded. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he …

Review: Return of Bastard Swordsman

Return of Bastard Swordsman  Rating: 4 out of 5 Starring: Lau Chan, Shen Chan, Kuan Tai Chen, Tao Chiang, Miao ChingDirected: Chin-Ku Lu Release Date:  1984 Run Time: 95 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Eng, Mandarin / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Funimation Entertainment Plot Just when audiences thought the director couldn’t get more spectacular and outrageous, he unleashed this eye-filling, mind-bending …

Review: Bastard Swordsman

Bastard Swordsman Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Starring: Shih-Ou Chang, Lau Chan, Shen Chan, Szu-Chia Chen, Yue-yu ChenDirected: Chin-Ku Lu Release Date: 1983 Run Time: 90 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Eng, Mandarin / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Funimation Entertainment Plot Actor Lu Chun-ku really hit his stride as a director of mystical kung-fu epics, like Holy Flame Of The …

Review: Hong Kong Godfather

Hong Kong Godfather Rating: 3 out of 5 Starring:  Leung Kar-yan, Norman TsuiDirected: Wang Lung-wei Release Date: 1985 Run Time: 95 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Mandarin / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Funimation Entertainment Plot The Triad underworld is at war in 1985’s Hong Kong Godfather, a blood-splattered tale of revenge, sex, and corruption. A violent new gang is …

Review: The Sword of Swords

The Sword of Swords Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Starring: Yu Wang, Feng Tien, Pei-pei Shu, Chung-Hsin Directed: Kang Cheng Release Date: 1968 Run Time: 110 Minutes Format:  DVDAudio: Eng,Mandarin  / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Funimation Entertainment Plot This Shaw Brothers classic, masterfully directed by Hua Shan (The 14 Amazons), is a harrowing lesson in achieving …

Review: The Supreme Swordsman

The Supreme Swordsman Rating: 2.5 out of 5 Starring: Derek Yee, Pai Piao, Li Tien-lang Directed: Li Pai Ling Release Date: 1983 Run Time: 100 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Mandarin / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Funimation Entertainment Plot 99 have fallen. One remains. It’s a blur of lethal blades as two of the Shaw Brothers’ most respected swordsmen, …

Review: Soul of The Sword

Soul of The Sword  Rating: 4 out of 5 Starring: Ti Lung, Chen Chi Lin, Ku Feng , Hui-Ling Liu, Norman ChuDirected: Shan Hua Release Date: 1978 Run Time: 85 Minutes Format: DVDAudio: Eng, Mandarin / Subtitles:  Eng Distributor: Funimation Entertainment Plot This Shaw Brothers classic, masterfully directed by Hua Shan (The 14 Amazons), is a …