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  • Once Upon A Time In Shanghai 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 18 Oct, 2014

    I may be in the minority here, but I loved every second of this remake of the 1972 Shaw Brothers classic, Boxer from Shantung. Andy On is awesome as always, but this is definitely Philip Ng's show. The guy's a total badass, and if his character wasn't influenced by Bruce Lee in The Big Boss and Fist of Fury, I'll eat my shoe! The action, choreographed by Yuen Woo-Ping and Yuen Cheung-Yan, is excellent, if a little strangely edited at…

  • Man on Fire 2004

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 15 Oct, 2014 3

    Ten years (and four viewings) later and Tony Scott's Man On Fire is as great as ever. It remains my favorite Denzel Washington film and my second favorite of Scott's (True Romance was always impossible to top).

    Last wish? I wish.. you had.. more time.

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