• Five Shaolin Masters

    Mar 13, 2015

    With ‘Five Shaolin Masters’, there is a definite impression that the great director’s inspirational ideas of brotherhood and honour are somehow diluted.

  • Shaolin Kung Fu

    May 23, 2015

    ‘Shaolin Kung Fu’ is really just a series of weak fight sequences strung together by a paper thin plot.

  • Shaolin Temple

    May 23, 2015

    ‘Shaolin Temple’ is still a major achievement by a film-maker who was one of the true creators of the genre. There is, therefore, plenty to put this near the top of your viewing list.

  • The Brave Archer 2

    Feb 26, 2015

    It can not be regarded as a classic of the genre, but can be hailed as a valiant attempt at faithfully adapting difficult source material.

  • The Invincible Kung Fu Legs

    Apr 6, 2015

    Though the comedy is perhaps too obtrusive at times and does little to advance the film, there is lots to offer fans of the genre.

  • Whiplash

    Jun 26, 2015

    ‘Whiplash’ may not be a particularly well known film, but with such a skilful blend of characterisation and robust fight scenes it really should be.