Posts Tagged ‘Sammo Hung’

Podcast On Fire 183: Encounter Of The Spooky Kind & A Better Tomorrow II

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We take a look at when the combo of martial arts, horror and the supernatural clicked, the genre bender if you will in the form of Sammo Hung’s Encounter Of The Spooky Kind from 1980 as well as the sequel to one of the most iconic Hong Kong action pictures of all time, John Woo’s A Better Tomorrow II. With Kenny B and Tom K-W.

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Podcast On Fire 166: An Autumn’s Tale

One from the backup archive of shows (this one is over a year old and contains some old contact information) and more from Kenny B’s Favourite Hong Kong Movies list, this time we go number 1 with Mabel Cheung’s life affirming, New York set romance An Autumn’s Tale, starring Chow Yun-fat and Cherie Chung.

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Podcast On Fire Network Bonus Episode 13: Members Only Archive Dusted #2

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Consisting of outtakes and deleted material from Podcast On Fire 11, 12, 13 (available in the Cast From The Past archive) from 2008, this previously forum exclusive and now website exclusive collection feature tangents on: Fatal Move. why Donnie Yen fails as an actor, the dubs vs subtitles discussion, Skype fail technically and a reminder for you 2013 listeners from 2008 what the Edison Chen scandal was about. It all concludes with the epic Ken, We Miss You-montage.

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Commentary On Fire 12: The Dead And The Deadly

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Kenny B and Tom K-W enter the commentary booth to examine Wu Ma’s supernatural comedy shenanigans in The Dead And The Deadly, starring Sammo Hung, Cherie Chung and directed by Wu Ma! An important entry in the wake of Sammo’s Enconuter Of The Spooky Kind? Listen along with your dvd to find out or watch via the handy Daily Motion links below:

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Podcast On Fire Network Bonus Episode 11: Tom K-W and Dr. Lam on Pedicab Driver

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Because they were excluded from the main episode discussion and they deserve to put their thoughts on air, the duo of Tom K-W and Dr. Lam take hold of the mic to discuss Sammo Hung’s action classic.

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Podcast On Fire 160: Pedicab Driver & City On Fire

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In our ongoing conversations about classic Hong Kong cinema, the turn has come to Sammo Hung’s Pedicab Driver and Ringo Lam’s City On Fire! Hear Kenny B and Phil G of Eastern Film Fans discuss Sammo’s beloved and quite unavailable actioner and there’s also a late breaking reveal from rights holder Warner Brothers. Dr. Lam and Tom K-W join Kenny B in the second half for their take on the undercover drama classic and offer up their views on the whole City On Fire/Reservoir Dogs connection and “controversy”.

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Podcast On Fire 156: Keith Vitali Interview Part 1

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We’re extremely honored to be able to sit down with actor, producer, fight choreographer, writer, Black Belt Magazine Black Belt Hall Of Famer Keith Vitali for a 2 part interview on his careeer! This first part covers Keith’s introduction to martial arts, the making of Revenge Of The Ninja and Sammo Hung’s Wheels On Meals!

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