Steampunk kung-fu epic Tai Chi Hero: the Cure for Boring Action Movies

We're just on the verge of the summer movie season, when everything is one big dark conflagration full of angst and quips. But if you want to see a real motherfucking action movie, you don't have to wait: at least not in some U.S. cities, where Tai Chi Hero is opening today. » 4/26/13 1:39pm 4/26/13 1:39pm

Kung fu goes steampunk in Tai Chi Zero, a masterpiece of escapist…

Tai Chi Zero is one of those movies that you can't believe exists until you actually plunk down in the movie theater and watch it unfolding gloriously and weirdly before your eyes. It's a historical kung fu movie mashed up with an action-packed video game, and then jammed inside a giant steampunk explosion. With… » 10/19/12 10:37am 10/19/12 10:37am

Check out this trailer for Tai Chi Zero, the best kung fu steampunk…

Stephen Fung directed Tai Chi Zero, the tale of a slightly goofy but magically gifted martial artist — and his quest to learn the elusive Chen style of kung fu. When he arrives at Chen Village, however, our hero discovers he has to fight to earn the Master's respect. And this is going to involve hacking a giant… » 10/17/12 5:41pm 10/17/12 5:41pm