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Hong Kong action cinema

Author: Bey Logan
Publisher: London : Titan Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book tells you everything you ever wanted to know about the high-octane world of Far Eastern film-making: from the balletic to the ballistic, from the grace of Bruce Lee to the bullet-ridden bloodletting of John Woo, from the comedy stunts of Jackie Chan to the action choreography of Ching Siu Tung, from versatile leading man Chow Yun Fat to fighting females Michelle Khan and Cynthia Rothrock, from prolific  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bey Logan
ISBN: 1852865407 9781852865405
OCLC Number: 33952147
Description: 191 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Bey Logan.

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This reference is intended for fans of Hong Kong action films. Fully illustrated, it provides a history of the genre together with selected filmographies and a glossary of unfamiliar terms. Subjects  Read more...

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