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Dragon Blade Trailer: John Cusack And Jackie Chan Are In A War Movie Together
Through their careers, John Cusack, Jackie Chan and Adrien Brody have each experienced high levels of acclaim and box office success, but what happens when they all come together to make a movie in China? The result is Dragon Blade, the first trailer for which was just released online.
jackie chan Eric Eisenberg 2014-12-28
The Cinematographer Of Jackie Chan's New Movie Just Died On Set
South China Morning Press confirms the deadly accident, revealing that 51-year-old cinematographer Chan Kwok-hung drowned in the waters off Lantau Island after the boat that carried multiple crew members capsized.
jackie chan Sean O'Connell 2014-12-18
Dragon Blade: Is John Cusack Awkward Or Believable As A Roman Soldier?
Get ready for The Eagle to meet The Dragon, as John Cusack straps on his armor and protects his Roman comrades in Dragon Blade! Whether you laughed or cringed at that last sentence, you've got to see the poster they've crafted for this "opus."
jackie chan Mike Reyes 2014-11-10
The 2 Things You Can't Do If You Want To Be An Actor In China
If you are a Chinese actor who has dabbled in even the slightest bit of drug use or has slept with a prostitute then it’s fair to say that your career might be over. Chinese officials for the state administration of press, publication, radio, film, and television have declared that any film starring any actor who has been arrested on either drug or prostitution charges isn’t allowed to be screened on either the big or small screen.
jackie chan Gregory Wakeman 2014-10-10
Jackie Chan Explains Why He Turned Down Expendables 2 And 3
These movies so far have been overstuffed to the point of parody. The latest film tries to find space for two full Expendables teams, reducing Jet Li to a tiny cameo and four spoken lines, and he doesn't even throw any kicks. And Wesley Snipes seems like a selling point for the new movie, but after a major break-in that frees him, he and the rest of the Expendables are (temporarily!) fired and replaced by the new crew.
jackie chan Gabe Toro 2014-08-15
Jackie Chan Has Been Approached About Rush Hour 4, Won't Commit Without A Script
The legendary Chinese action star was in London, England this week for the premiere of his latest directorial effort, Chinese Zodiac, and following the screening he participated in a Q&A with British television host Jonathan Ross. It was at this time that Chan began talking about doing both a Rush Hour 4 and/or a Drunken Master 3.
jackie chan Eric Eisenberg 2014-08-14
CinemaBlend's Action Hero Hall of Fame: The 2014 Inaugural Class
We tried to spotlight performers who had a single concentrated peak of their talents, while also addressing those who put a premium on action films over any other genres, even when the films would get disreputable. To be in the Action Hall Of Fame, you need b-movies on your resume as much as you need A-movies.
jackie chan Gabe Toro 2014-08-14
Jackie Chan, Seann William Scott Doing A Renny Harlin Film Means This Must Be 1999
Renny Harlin is in negotiations to direct Skiptrace, a Jackie Chan vehicle that will co-star Seann William Scott. Should he sign on, he'd be replacing Sam Fell, ParaNorman director who was set to make his first live-action feature here.
jackie chan Kristy Puchko 2014-05-20
Nicolas Cage, Jackie Chan, Wesley Snipes And Milla Jovovich In Talks For Expendables 3
All four actors have plenty of action genre cred that should help the four new stars fit in quite well with the rest of the ensemble cast. The question that remains, however, is how the four characters will be used. I'd personally want to see Chan, Snipes and Jovovich join up with the good guys and then cast Cage as a ridiculously over-the-top bad guy with plans for world domination. But what do you think?
jackie chan Eric Eisenberg 2013-05-31
Jackie Chan Is Up For The Expendables 3
According to reports, Chan said, "Sly had invited me to be in Expendables 2 but I was too busy filming CZ12 and couldn't make a commitment to the film. But he did extend his invitation to the third movie, which I agreed on the condition that I will be appearing as more than just a minor role with a few scenes."
jackie chan Sean O'Connell 2012-12-17
Rush Hour 4 Could Be More Likely Than You Think
Pressed for plot details Sarkissian mostly seemed to be spitballing, and he said they're still looking for a screenwriter-- and that even bringing back director Brett Ratner, who was responsible for the previous three films, wasn't a given. "If he wants to do it he’s more than welcome to do it but he’s got to do it in the right way.” Ouch
jackie chan Katey Rich 2012-07-30
Jackie Chan Signs On For A New Untitled Action-Comedy
Though the film doesn't have a title yet, Jay Longino is attached to both direct and write the script. Chan helped develop the story as well, which will see the Chinese star play a detective who goes on the hunt for a gambler that owes money to the Macau casino syndicate. They are looking to go global with the production, shooting in Hong Kong, Macau, Eastern Europe and mainland China.
jackie chan Eric Eisenberg 2012-06-27
Jackie Chan Helps Lead A Revolution In Newest Trailer For 1911
While his martial-arts skills have always ranked Jackie Chan among the greatest action stars of all time, the Chinese actor is also well known for choosing comedy over drama. Hell, even his more serious films have a sense of levity simply because you can't help but smile and laugh as Chan pulls off death defying stunts and kicks serious ass...
jackie chan Eric Eisenberg 2011-09-22
First Trailer For Epic Shaolin With Jackie Chan
The first trailer for Benny Chan's Shaolin has arrived online. Set during China's warlord era, General Hao Jie (Andy Lau) is successfully leading a military campaign across China when he is betrayed and his deputy (Nicholas Tse) tries to have him killed. Taking shelter in a Shaolin temple, Hao Jie begins to train as one of them. When the warlords come to take the temple, however, the hero is forced to fight back.
jackie chan Eric Eisenberg 2011-08-01
First Trailer For Jackie Chan's Chinese War Epic 1911
You're going to have no idea what's going on in the trailer for Jackie Chan's next film 1911-- well, not unless you speak Chinese, I suppose. But you probably are still curious to see the trailer for the movie that's being billed as Jackie Chan's 100th film
jackie chan Katey Rich 2011-05-30
Movie Lover Heaven: Watch More Than 1000 Classic And Not So Classic Public Domain Films
Here are just a few of the most noteworthy titles I found there browsing, in their entirety for your viewing pleasure below. Some of them you know are great. Others maybe you don’t. Wheels on Meals for instance, is widely considered one of the greatest action films ever made. Pick a few and watch.
jackie chan Josh Tyler 2011-04-21
First Trailer For The Star-Studded Trapped Chilean Miner Movie
Now that they’re out of the ground, it was only a matter of time before Hollywood snatched up the story of the trapped Chilean miners and turned it into a feature film. In fact they’re so eager
jackie chan Josh Tyler 2010-10-19
Next Generation Of Karate Kid Sequels Gets Started
It's hard to get away with remaking a movie that was popular enough the first time around to merit sequels, but if you manage it, you've guaranteed yourself a franchise
jackie chan Katey Rich 2010-06-15
Interview: Harald Zwart Directs The Karate Kid Like An Independent Film
The challenge of remaking a beloved classic like The Karate Kid is one thing. Taking that remake to China, filming on location in the streets of Beijing with stars like Will Smith and Jackie Chan on the set
jackie chan Katey Rich 2010-06-09
Karate Kid Clips
We have three clips from Sony’s remake of The Karate Kid and, like everything from this movie, they’re good. Some of you are no doubt primed to hate this movie. After all it’s a remake of a beloved
jackie chan Josh Tyler 2010-05-25
International Karate Kid Poster
Today we got our hands on an international poster for the film and despite the wholly bored look on Chan's face, it's not so bad. The poster comes from Jackie Chan's twitter account, unlikely as that sounds
jackie chan Will LeBlanc 2010-05-11
ShoWest: The Karate Kid Comes With Spectacle And Dragons
Filmed on location in Beijing and the surrounding area, The Karate Kid carries a great sense of Chinese authenticity and a great late-career performance from Jackie Chan
jackie chan Katey Rich 2010-03-17
New Karate Kid Trailer Reveals A Passionate Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan may not have many stunts left in his creaking, battered bones but maybe, given the chance, he might actually give a good performance? I’m as skeptical about his Karate Kid remake with Jaden Smith as the next guy
jackie chan Josh Tyler 2010-02-23
Jackie Chan Headed To Bollywood?
Jackie Chan could be headed to Bollywood. He might as well, Hollywood seems to be done with him. Did anyone see The Spy Next Door? The film’s absent box office totals say no
jackie chan Josh Tyler 2010-01-29
International Karate Kid Remake Trailer
An international version of The Karate Kid remake trailer released a week or so ago is now online. While it’s similar to the domestic version, they’ve removed the title cards splashed throughout the first trailer
jackie chan Josh Tyler 2010-01-04
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