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Skin Trade (2014), Tony Jaa and Dolph Lundgren aaaand Michael Jai White deliver a mash-up of gritty hard-R police action and martial arts.

MY CALL:  Three great actions stars in a decent gritty action movie. Not their best, but still more than worth the price of admission!  MOVIES LIKE… 698 more words

John Leavengood

Kill Zone 2 (2015) aka Sha Po Lang 2, Tony Jaa meets his equals in this gritty crime thriller martial arts film.

MY CALL:  So much more brutal, exciting and interesting than the first Kill Zone (2005), and featuring multiple excellent martial artists!  MOVIES LIKE Kill Zone 2… 533 more words

John Leavengood

Fight Scene

We also worked on fight scenes and watched a video from frantic assembly showing us how to do to effectively and safely. We used the nap to create the sound which was made by the actual person hitting someone for the jab and punch. 19 more words

Physical Theatre

Kill Zone (2005) aka Sha Po Lang, squandering Donnie Yen’s skills one fight scene at a time.

MY CALL:  So many people seem to love this movie and I just can’t see why. It’s not a very good Donnie Yen movie, and it’s a barely serviceable kung fu movie.  823 more words

John Leavengood

Writing Fight Scenes

Fight scenes can be tricky to write. How do you keep it exciting while not giving a laundry list of blow by blows? How do we keep it clear? 585 more words

Character Writing: Bringing Your Words to Life

My friend Nathan has been turning his hand to writing of late, because he has an idea and he’s damn well going to run with it. 1,436 more words


Dark Lord

{I’m doing NaNoWriMo again this year! Yay! I was fresh outta ideas when I started, so I went with a prompt and pants’d it until I hit my stride. 2,587 more words