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Flash Future Kung Fu / 打擂台 – The Missing Subtitles and Other Nerdly Points of Interest

Most Hong Kong cinema fans know Kirk Wong’s 1983 film “Flash Future Kung Fu“.  They know that the Ocean Shores English-dubbed DVD is the only current available version.  And they know it is cropped, faded, heavily edited uber-crap.  While I don’t want anyone to see this version, I know it is the one …

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Outstanding Crime Films: Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)

I never could like Bollywood movies.  I don’t enjoy musicals.  So it took me a long time to come around to “Gangs of Wasseypur“, Anurag Kashyap‘s epic 2012 revenge saga about rival organized crime families.  I thank Pascal Grenier and Charlie Parker for their recommendation because this film is PRETTY GODDAMN …