Matt Damon + some breathtaking visuals in this new trailer from Legendary's The Great Wall. Also stars Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe and Andy Lau, and in theaters February 2017. UPDATE: Here's the UK version of the trailer, with a UK movie release date of 24th February 2017.
Hong Kong action cinema is dead, long live Hong Kong action cinema.
Now that Iron Man 3 has started shooting and the on-set spies have had something to actually start spying on, some interesting little bits and pieces have started to roll forth. Here's a round-up of more recent newslets relating to the picture. Chinese actor Liu Ye and actresses Fan Bingbing (above) and Yao Chen have […]
As soon as it was announced that Iron Man 3 would be co-produced by a Chinese company, as well as partially filmed in the country, I started speculating as to which Chinese stars would be making an appearance. First to get linked to the film is Andy Lau, star of Infernal Affairs, House of Flying […]
Tsui Hark's Detective Dee and the Phantom Flame has been heralded as a return to form for the legendary director – and though Hark is getting to be a little like Woody Allen in this respect, critics regularly claiming "He's back!", the film is undoubtedly a cracker. Here's the film's US trailer. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZeMLCCws5m8[/youtube] That trailer […]
The backstory of my favourite Chinese sleuth is to be fleshed out in a prequel to Tsui Hark's Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame. According to Hark, the film will recount another mystery story and reveal how Dee built his lofty reputation as the Empire's greatest detective. Hark's current production, The Flying […]