Tagged: Cynthia Rothrock

Bullet Points: Guardian Angel

Like many martial artists turned movie stars in the 1990’s, Cynthia Rothrock, who first made a name for herself making movies in Hong Kong, had the opportunity to work with Richard Pepin and Joseph Meri. Pepin...

Scene of the Week: An Introduction to Matthias

I love watching Matthais Hues drag dudes around by the their faces. If that sounds like a strange thing to say then you’ve obviously never seen the secretly excellent No Retreat, No Surrender 2. It is less...

An Interview with Cynthia Rothrock

It is not often I have the opportunity to interview a true trailblazer in the world of action entertainment. It is not often I have the opportunity to interview a highly decorated martial artist whose accolades include...

Bullet Points: The Martial Arts Kid

One thing missing from many of today’s action films is heart.  Even though it is difficult to define, most people know a movie has heart because it touches them emotionally in a way that is different...

Bullet Points: Sworn to Justice

In case you haven’t heard, you only have one chance to make a first impression.  Whether that is on a job interview, writing a review for Revenge of Revenge Week or the beginning of a movie,...

Brainwaves: Karate Tiger USA

In this edition of Brainwaves I am going to play a little game of “What if”. More specifically what if the American produced martial arts movies that were released in Germany under the Karate Tiger banner...