Dec 27

A Ghost Romance (1993) aka 雲雨生死戀

GhostsLoveA young woman, Sin Yun, dates Wu Tian – a gangster. He drugs her and has intercourse, then turns her over to his gang. When she resists, they beat her to death and dump her body in Lake Tian. Her spirit returns to haunt Wu Tian. The ghost also contacts her sister and enters the body of another young woman who has been killed.
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Nov 26

Knight Errant (1973) aka Ying xiong ben se

knierrKung fu superstar Jimmy Wang Yu (“Master of the Flying Guillotine”, “The One Armed Boxer”) is a taxi driver in Taiwan searching for a way to pay for his sister’s eye operation, while trying not to get into too much trouble with the law. Little does he know, a Japanese death squad led by martial arts legend Yasuaki Kurata (“Fist of Legend”) has arrived in town intent on killing every member of his family by any means necessary. And if they fail, waiting in the wings is their grandmother, who may be more than even Jimmy can handle!!. Featuring two of the greatest icons of kung fu films facing each other for the first and last time, a great ’70s soundtrack, wall to wall fights, and a sixty year old grandma getting run over repeatedly by a car, this one has everything you could want!
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Nov 25

Slave of the Sword(1993)a.K.a Jian nu (劍奴)

MV5BMjAxMDMwMDEwMF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTcwMzk3OTcxMQ@@._V1_SX640_SY720_During a period of upheaval, an itinerant performer has a troupe of four children, one of whom is his daughter Mu-Lin. Jump ahead 15 years, he’s ready to retire and has arranged Mu-Lin’s marriage. Someone he recognizes enters his house and murders him. Mu-Lin is brought to a fancy bordello where the most beautiful prostitute, Yeh Hong, takes a special interest in her. One of Yeh Hong’s lovers, Kim, who is an assassin, also develops a relationship with Mu-Lin. He and Yeh Hong may be working with the emperor’s eunuch; all are power hungry. Things seem more than coincidental: does Mu-Lin have a history with this trio? If so, what is it?
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Nov 07

The Assassin (2015) aka Nie yin niang

The film is set during the mighty Tang Dynasty-period in Chinese history. Nie Yinniang returns to family after several years in exile. The mission of her order is to eliminate the tyrany of the Governors who avoid the authority of the Emperor. Now she will have to choose between sacrificing the man she loves, or break definitively with the “order of the Assassins”.
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Oct 31

The Story of Lady Sue (1992) aka Su nu jing

Young master Ying Feng is kicked out of home by his father, a master of mystical magic cures, because the “leader of black religion” is out to kill his entire family. Honest and stout-hearted, Ying Feng punches three guys who want to screw pretty dancer Miss Fan. Fan gets sweet on Feng and he agrees to let her stay with him. Continue reading

Oct 13

Ghost Woman Daughter Child (1992) aka Gui niang zi (鬼女郎子)

Witch Edited -1992-aMay is a man who, in order to reincarnate to an honorable situation, must remain a virgin for three lifetimes. But the evil (and titular) witch has other ideas. She tricks him, then screws him, then kills him. Now dead, May becomes the servant of the prince of hell, whose parents want to marry him off. But despite being offered the choice of 73 beauties, he rejects them all as being too old. The prince (who, like the other inhabitants of hell, is quite a nice guy) is mad about Chin … but she’s “on the corps side” – that is, in the land of the living. May is instructed to accompany the prince through the tricky task of getting to know and woo the living girl. But the witch is still around, and still after May…..
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