Martial arts movies come and go, but Donnie Yen is always a draw for action fans! 2014 hit Kung Fu Jungle comes to the US as the more blatantly descriptive Kung Fu Killer, where Donnie Yen must help the police track down a murderer who's targeting martial arts masters! Is it worth your time? Check out our full review after the jump!
Asian action films are a huge influence on anime (and vice-versa), and Nate recently had a chance to speak with Teddy Chen, the director of Bodyguards and Assassins and the recent Kung Fu Killer, starring Donnie Yen! Hit the jump to hear what Teddy has to say about filming final battles, artists who've inspired him, and more!
The Pokemon anime movie official website has been updated with posters showcasing Pokemon the Movie XY 2015. As in the past, the movie will premier preceded by a short film, this time featuring Pikachu, Meowth, and Dedenne.
After months of tantalizing teasers and hints, Legendary Pictures has finally released the main preview for their upcoming US Godzilla reboot. Admire the mass destruction and kaiju-riffic carnage after the jump!
Godzilla fans, having been burned once already by an atrocious 1998 Hollywood remake, are understandably skittish about the way that the King of the Monsters might wind up appearing in the new upcoming Hollywood film. But now, full body pics of an action figure of the Big G that might put fears to rest have appeared. Take a look after the jump!
Entertainment industry journal looked at Japan's box office results for 2013 and declared "Japanese films thumped Hollywood." The top spot was predictably taken by Hayao Miyazaki's swan song, The Wind Rises. Cuteness and Pixar's strong brand propelled Monster's University to second place. Then, cuteness and vulgarity made Ted a phenomenon. After that, the Japanese top 10 was was native films. More after the jump.
Japan’s latest theatrical Super Sentai epic movie, Kyoryuger vs. Go-Busters the Movie, finally gets the full trailer treatment. Prepare yourself for dinosaurs, rubber monsters, robots, explosions and spandex suits galore after the jump!
Tom “Cocktail” Cruise is on an impossible mission to combat yet another alien invasion of earth in the new trailer for the upcoming blockbuster Edge of Tomorrow, based on the Japanese sci-fi novel All You Need is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka. Watch it after the jump!
Legendary Pictures has just unleashed a new trailer for next year’s highly anticipated Godzilla film with more footage than ever before. See if the Big G is still a man in a suit after the jump!
This weekend, Keanu Reeves’ samurai adventure film 47 Ronin opened first in Japan…but not in first place. The mega-budget historical fantasy film only grossed about $1.3 million and the clouds are darkening in Hollywood for the upcoming US release. Say, “Whoa” after the jump.
Marvel's Age of Ultron event is still pretty fresh, so it's interesting to see it announced as the basis for the next Avengers flick, which is officially titled Avengers: Age of Ultron. Read on for more.
It’s practically a national holiday for fans of giant monsters and massive robots as Guillermo Del Toro’s long-awaited spectacle Pacific Rim finally opens in theaters. Mainstream critics are split, but what do anime fans think of the film? Ani-Gamer’s Evan Minto chimes in with his take after the jump!
The grade-z film factory known as The Asylum has unleashed their latest plot to steal the thunder from an upcoming Hollywood blockbuster. And it comes in the form of the trailer for their latest production Atlantic Rim where giant robots pummel giant monsters in a manner curiously similar to Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming mecha movie Pacific Rim. Watch after the jump!
With a bounty of massive monsters and super-sized robots, Pacific Rim is shaping up to be one if the biggest films of the year…literally! Now, a trailer shown recently at Wondercon, has finally gone online and offers a tantalizing look at the mayhem ahead. Take a look after the jump!
A couple days ago we featured a poster that put Japan's Coyote Tango Jaeger in the spotlight, promoting Guillermo del Toro's upcoming mechs vs. kaiju flick Pacific Rim. Now it's time to get a closer look at what some other countries are bringing to the fight after the jump.