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Review: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny

PLOT: A cruel warlord ( Jason Scott Lee ) vows to steal the infamous Green Destiny, the sword of the late Li Mu Bai. His former lover, Yu Shu Lien ( Michelle Yeoh ) vows to guard it with her life, and finds unlikely help from another former flame, the stoic Silver Wolf ( Donnie Yen ). REVIEW: Despite being a worldwide hit, people weren't exactly clamouring for a CROUCHING...
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02.26.2016
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The Green Destiny lives on in new Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2 trailer

Years ago, I sat down in a theater to watch CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON for the very first time; it was beautiful, stunning, and featured fight choreography unlike any I'd seen at that time. Sixteen years later and we're on the verge of witnessing the sequel, CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON: SWORD OF DESTINY. Michelle Yeoh has returned to reprise her role of Yu Shu Lien and...
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02.18.2016
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Netflix Line-Up: Better Call Saul, Crouching Tiger and more hit in February

Has everyone had a chance to re-watch the Farewell Season of Parks and Recreation? Great! Now we can move on to what's coming to Netflix in the month of February. In case you need a refresher, you can click here to see what came and went during this past month. Next month brings some serious TV our way with the first season of Better Call Saul finally landing, as well as the...
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01.27.2016
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A bad moon rises in the Netflix trailer for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2

It's been 15 years since Ang Lee 's CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON swept up audiences, and now Netflix is returning to that world with CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON: SWORD OF DESTINY. This film, directed by acclaimed action choreographer Yuen Wo-Ping, tells an epic story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption, set against breathtaking action...
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12.07.2015
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2 set for same day release on Netflix & IMAX

In a possible game changing move, Netflix has reached a deal with The Weinstein Co. for its first feature movie, the sequel to Ang Lee 's 2000 martial arts epic CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON. The sequel, CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON: THE GREEN LEGEND is now set to hit IMAX theaters and the streaming service simultaneously next summer. If the closing windows between a films...
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09.29.2014
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Exclusive: This clip from Keanu Reeves' Man of Tai Chi shows you how to kick ass in a nice suit

Keanu Reeves directorial debut, MAN OF TAI CHI, looks to take all of the great elements from martial arts films and compile them into a two hour homage to a bygone genre (see our review here !). We rarely get martial arts movies of high quality these days unless you count THE MATRIX films. MAN OF TAI CHI has been in development for five years during which time Reeves worked to develop...
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12.09.2013
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Willem Dafoe and Keanu Reeves to square off in hitman pic John Wick

There will be a firefight! Keanu Reeves , just off his directorial debut for MAN OF TAI CHI, is joining the hitman pic JOHN WICK as a former hitman who is targeted by friend and current hitman played by Willem Dafoe . The script is from Derek Kolstad and the film has yet to court a director, but with the two leads locked in place it shouldn't take long to find someone to direct the...
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09.12.2013
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Review: Man of Tai Chi (TIFF 2013)

PLOT: A young Tai Chi master (Tiger Chen) is recruited by an enigmatic multimillionaire ( Keanu Reeves ) to fight in a series of brutal underground fights, where he pits his traditionally peaceful methods against a series of brutal opponents. REVIEW: MAN OF TAI CHI is an intriguing debut for Keanu Reeves as a director. A Chinese B-action flick, it's an odd...
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09.11.2013
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New ass-kicking trailer for Keanu Reeves' martial arts flick Man of Tai Chi

We've already gotten a peek at Keanu Reeves ' MAN OF TAI CHI, but today we have a new full-length trailer for the martial arts film. Starring Tiger Hu Chen in his first feature film and featuring the choreography of the legendary Yuen Woo-Ping, who worked with Reeves on THE MATRIX trilogy. Reeves is taking on the villain role this time out and is joined in front of the camera...
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09.04.2013
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Whoa! New trailer for Keanu Reeves' Man of Tai Chi has got the kung fu!

Keanu Reeves is taking on two new roles with the upcoming kung-fu extravaganza MAN OF TAI CHI, serving as the film's villain and the film's director. Having acquired a taste for martial arts during his long tenure with THE MATRIX films, Reeves is using his contacts from that franchise, including martial artist Tiger Hu Chen, who also stars as the film's lead, and legendary...
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06.12.2013
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"Let...the show...begin!" First trailer for Keanu Reeves' directorial debut Man of Tai Chi

I think there's a lot of people interested in seeing how Keanu Reeves handles directing duties for his first film behind the camera, MAN OF TAI CHI, but I have to warn you that this first trailer from Bleeding Cool is pretty underwhelming. I've read some comments that the preview is cut similar to Hong Kong films from the 1980s and the trailer is definitely aimed towards the Chinese...
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04.22.2013
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First stills and poster from Keanu Reeves' directorial debut Man of Tai Chi

We haven't heard or seen much from MAN OF TAI CHI since it started production back in June. The martial arts film is Keanu Reeves ' directing debut and I think it's fair to say that a lot of people are interested in seeing how well he does behind the camera. The first stills and poster for the film are up on Twitch and you can check them out below. MAN OF TAI CHI follows a young...
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04.15.2013
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