Rutledal Reviews: Hidden Strike & Sympathy for the Devil

Hidden Strike SNAFU Ex-Baghdad Project X Project X-Traction Hidden Strike has after years passed through enough Chinese censorship lawyers that it has been allowed to sneak through the backdoor at Netflix. If you’re not familiar with the long story of this film; it started out as a Jackie Chan and Stallone collaboration before Stallone’s performance … Read moreRutledal Reviews: Hidden Strike & Sympathy for the Devil

Jackie Chan Joins The John Wick/Taken Genre

Jackie Chan has had an interesting time trying to connect to Western audiences over the years.  Sure, during the late 70s and early 80s many could see him in dubbed versions of Shaolin Wooden Men, New Fist Of Fury, etc.  But Chan and his producer friends were always eager to cross the ocean in between … Read moreJackie Chan Joins The John Wick/Taken Genre

Railroad Tigers, Jackie Chan’s New Film, Has A Trailer

While Chan’s more recent work has been hit and miss with me, I have to admit there is something charming about this trailer.  Maybe it’s the way it harkens back to The Good, The Bad, The Weird, which was a fun South Korean flick.  Railroad Tigers is getting a Stateside release, which is excellent news … Read moreRailroad Tigers, Jackie Chan’s New Film, Has A Trailer

Arnold Schwarzenegger Teams Up With Jackie Chan

But don’t get too excited. Schwarzenegger has been tapped to appear in Viy 2: Journey To China, a sequel to Viy, a Russian production based on the Nikolai Gogol poem of the same name. Viy was a fantasy film, sort of horror-ish, but with a Pirates Of The Caribbean twist.  A lot of special effects, … Read moreArnold Schwarzenegger Teams Up With Jackie Chan