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    Ian Jane
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    Some info on The Myth 2!

    https://cityonfire.com/jackie-chan-t...anley-tong-ii/

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  • Ian Jane
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    Coming from 88 Films in June.

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  • Ian Jane
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    Coming from 88 Films in April.

    ""By the early 1980s, Jackie Chan’s popularity made him box-office gold. Thus when, midway through filming the sequel to his hit The Fearless Hyena, Chan walked off the production to defect to rival studio Golden Harvest, producer Lo Wei opted to complete the film with the help of stunt doubles and recycled footage. The result—the tale of two lazy cousins (Chan and Austin Wai Tin-chi) who join forces to avenge the deaths of their fathers—may not be pure Chan, but there are plenty of loony pleasures (including our hero fighting an adversary with his feet!) to be had.

    High Definition (1080p) Blu-ray Presentation in 2.39:1 Aspect Ratio 2.0 Cantonese Dual Mono with English Subtitles 2.0 English Dual Mono 2.0 Alternate English Dual Mono Audio Commentary by Frank Djeng Export Opening Credits Japanese Theatrical End Credits Hong Kong Trailer Japanese Trailer Stills Gallery"

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  • Vincent Dawn Jr
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    Originally posted by Derrick King View Post
    Before they released Mr. Nice Guy, they indicated that they would release the HK versions of First Strike and Rumble in the Bronx. Hopefully they get around to them this year. (It'd be nice to pick up 88's upcoming Project A set the HK version of those two and be pretty much done with collecting Jackie Chan tiitles.)
    Thanks for the info. Fingers crossed for a 2024 release on those.

    That Project A deluxe 4k set is listed at $99.95 on Amazon. That's a bit pricey for only 2 films and a bunch of extras. I hope they put out a cheaper standard blu-ray edition like they did with Police Story 3.

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  • Derrick King
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    Before they released Mr. Nice Guy, they indicated that they would release the HK versions of First Strike and Rumble in the Bronx. Hopefully they get around to them this year. (It'd be nice to pick up 88's upcoming Project A set the HK version of those two and be pretty much done with collecting Jackie Chan tiitles.)

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  • Vincent Dawn Jr
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    Originally posted by Derrick King View Post
    Warner Brothers owns First Strike, so no chance of an 88 Films release.
    Bummer. Well, maybe WB will release a full uncut version like they did for Mr. Nice Guy.

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  • Derrick King
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    Warner Brothers owns First Strike, so no chance of an 88 Films release.

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  • Vincent Dawn Jr
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    Any information on a future blu-ray release of First Strike? Maybe 88 Films? I've never seen the full uncut version.

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  • Newt Cox
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    Found the Tri Star DVD of Gorgeous cheap not that long ago. Watched it last night and today,we both crashed out 40 minutes into it last night.

    Yea read that this cut is missing 20 minutes. And badly dubbed. The back cover makes it out like any other Chan film from this era. When really it is a rom com. With 2 fight scenes.

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  • Vincent Dawn Jr
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    I just watched Jackie's Asian market-cut of The Protector and it schools the U.S.-cut. I'm watching the U.S.-cut thinking "Holy shit, this is the Jackie version of Metallica's Black Album. James Glickenhaus is basically Bob Rock waltzing in, slowing & simplifying the signature sound. Shit!" Then I watch some interviews with this motherfucker talking shit about Jackie's Hong Kong action films. What a myopic slug! My other take away from the Asian market-cut is that I need to see more films with Sally Yeh.

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  • Ian Jane
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    Cover art!

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  • Derrick King
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    Early specs for 88's Project A set
    LIMITED EDITION - Perfect-bound book
    LIMITED EDITION - Six Replica Lobby Cards
    LIMITED EDITION - Double-sided foldout Poster
    LIMITED EDITION - Slipcase with brand-new artwork from Kung Fu Bob
    4K (2160p) UHD presentation of the Hong Kong Cut [106 mins] in original 2.39:1 Aspect Ratio with Dolby Vision encoding (HDR10 Compatible)
    4K (2160p) UHD presentation of the Taiwan Cut [115 mins] in original 2.39:1 Aspect Ratio with Dolby Vision encoding (HDR10 Compatible)
    Cantonese-language options in Dolby Atmos and Cantonese 1.0 and with newly translated subtitle
    English Dub
    BRAND NEW 2024 Interview with Stuntman Mars
    Interview with Jackie Chan
    Interview with actor Lee Hoi San
    Interview with actor Yuen Biao
    Interview with actor Dick Wei
    Interview with producer Michael Chan Wai-Man
    Interview with composer Michael Lai
    Interview with writer and producer Edward Tang
    Interview with stuntman Mars
    MORE TBC

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  • Ian Jane
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    Looks like 88 Films has Project A in the works.

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  • Ian Jane
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    88 Films working on Fearless Hyena II special edition Blu-ray release.

    https://cityonfire.com/fearless-hyen...films-blu-ray/

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  • Ian Jane
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    The 88 Films Blu-ray release of The Medallion has been pushed back to 11/13/23.

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