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Five Asian Action Films That Kick Ass!

Five Asian Action Films that Kick Ass! first published by Scene360. In a sense, all Asian action movies kick ass – even those no-budget DTV ‘ninja’ flicks that seemed to come out once a week in the Eighties. Ass-kicking is what defines them. Yet there are some martial arts movies that can take on the competition…

Raid

The Raid (2011)

The Raid first published in S&S Jun 2012 Review: Opening with the image of a ticking watch placed beside a gun, The Raid (Serbuan Maut) is, as those props would suggest, a tense, hyperviolent action thriller, set almost entirely in a deadly 15-story tenement that has been built as much from the tropes and cliches…