Once Upon a Time in Shanghai Once Upon a Time in Shanghai

A laborer moves to Shanghai in the hope of becoming rich. But ends up using his kung fu skills to survive. Remake of The Boxer From Shantung.

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A ranked list of the Chinese-language movies I've seen since November of 2013. This began as an open-ended project about…

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"I came here to chew bubblegum and kick ass...and i'm all outta bubblegum!"

an action watch list: the wild wild west, wuxia, blaxploitation, shoot 'em ups, buddy-cop comedies, samurai, hard boiled crime, etc