Podcast On Fire 213: The Dynasty Report #7 – The Taking of Tiger Mountain & Undercover Duet

podtakingoftigerundercoverIt’s a new season of POF: The Dynasty Report for 2016.  Kenny BDavid Lam and I take a look a couple of more recent films.  Up first is Tsui Hark’s revolutionary epic  The Taking of Tiger Mountain [智取威虎山] (2014).  Then we look at the action-comedy Undercover Duet [猛龍特囧] (2015).  Find the show over at http://podcastonfire.com/2016/04/podcast-on-fire-the-dynasty-report-the-taking-of-tiger-mountain-3d-undercover-duet/ 

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Review: GALAXY TURNPIKE <ギャラクシー街道 Gyarakushī Kaidō>

Galaxy Turnpike <ギャラクシー街道 Gyarakushī Kaidō>

Galaxy Turnpike <ギャラクシー街道 Gyarakushī Kaidō>
Galaxy Turnpike
a 2015 Japanese film that offers up that somewhat rare blend of genre hybridity known as the sci-fi comedy.  Science fiction and romantic comedies tend to be genres of choice for me, and despite the rather mediocre reviews this received in 2015, I was quite excited when I heard it was getting a theatrical release here in Hong Kong. Continue reading Review: GALAXY TURNPIKE < ギャラクシー街道 Gyarakushī Kaidō>