Action Film Autopsy #14 Supple Mental!


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2034800/?ref_=nv_sr_1

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_Wall_(film)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Yimou

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transfer_of_sovereignty_over_Hong_Kong

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Last_Samurai

 

Can find no evidence of different Chinese cut

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girl_Meets_World

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motion_capture

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wuxia

 

You can see all the glorious costumes, the pile of bloody circles, some edited stuff, and silliness here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwE8dbk80Vo

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hive_mind

 

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lego_Batman_Movie

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marry_Me_(U.S._TV_series)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Happy_Endings_(TV_series)

 

Meet John Whittington!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g24RAzZx-jc

 

Meet Michael Uslan!

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Uslan

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DC_Universe_Animated_Original_Movies

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Batman:_The_Killing_Joke

 

Doesn’t do his hair thing, but still fun:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fmWfVPRjdJ0

 

http://www.animallogic.com

 

https://www.quora.com/How-many-LEGO-master-builders-are-there-in-the-world

 

http://lego.wikia.com/wiki/Wyldstyle

 

 

It cost only (?!) forty million dollars, and has already mademore than a hundred million, so a third film is a good bet.

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Wick:_Chapter_2

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4425200/

 

The company the guys who directed John Wick and John Wick Chapter Two created is called 87Eleven:

https://www.facebook.com/87eleven/

https://www.premiumbeat.com/blog/87eleven-stunts/

 

Meanwhile, the filmmaker whose Hong Kong films heavily influenced them/it:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Woo

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000247/

 

And a little hint as to why:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9SqpJZElGM

 

The movie hero John Wick is echoed from:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nemuri_Kyoshirō

 

“Wants to die but won’t kill himself.”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFoI85HphHc

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nihilism

 

And while it’s not a supercut of Jackie disarming gunmen, it’s still worth watching!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OZpSUJfSGw

 

More info on the movie JWC2 reminds me of:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top_Secret!

 

 

Sigh.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iron_Fist_(TV_series)

 

Double sigh

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9OKL5no-S0

 

Infinity sigh

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSgB0KYH8ew

 

Now THIS is how you act in a martial art fight scene when you don’t know martial arts (also how you direct and choreograph one)!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6lKbNAsomc

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ip_Man:_The_Final_Fight

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Wong_(Hong_Kong_actor)

 

Not much on Malay Kim, but…!

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2607993/?ref_=ttfc_fc_cr118

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1safimYjIus

“I’m not interested in how tough or badass you think you are or want to be. I’m interested in how smart and effective you are or should be.” – some bearded guy.

 

 

 

 

Posted on March 5, 2017, 10:31 am By
Categories: PROF RIC RANTS