On this episode we talk some Busan Festival news, John Woo’s MANHUNT and a new cinema report in Hong Kong. Then Kevin takes us through a reimagined Monkey King tale in Derek Kwok’s WU KONG [悟空傳] and I take a look at Wu Jing’s breakout blockbuster WOLF WARRIOR 2 [戰狼 II ].
This week, we delve into the latest Disney Netflix developments, plus some related Taiwan news. Wu Jing’s WOLF WARRIOR 2 is laying the smack-down at the box office and for our films, it’s Andrew Lau’s THE FOUNDING OF AN ARMY [建軍大業] and SRK and Anushka together again in JAB HARRY MET SEJAL.
On this episode, Kevin tells tales of cinema-going in Thailand and in addition to some news about Wu Jing’s latest and some Anime acquisitions, we double up our West Screen courage to look at Christopher Nolan’s DUNKIRK and Luc Besson’s VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS.