Films of Fury: The Kung Fu Movie Book
From Bruce Lee to James Bond, Jackie Chan to Jet Li, Enter the Dragon to Kung Fu Panda, kung fu films remain a thrilling part of movie-lovers' lives. Now the acknowledged pioneer in the genre presents his magnum opus on the subject, incorporating information and revelations never before seen in America. From the ancient Peking Opera origins to its superhero-powered future, Ric Meyers reveals the loony, the legendary, and everything in between. This vivid, action-packed book may delight, surprise, fascinate, and even enlighten you with a personal V.I.P. tour through the wondrous world of the most ridiculously exhilarating movies ever made.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - aethercowboy - LibraryThing
Films of Fury is a comprehensive overview of kung fu films from their early pre-WWII days to pretty close to present day (surprisingly close for a book). It is written by notable kung fuologist Ric ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Doctroid - LibraryThing
You may have come across this review on, say, a web search, looking for reviews of this book by reviewers well versed in the subject of kung fu movies. If so, keep looking. I am far from an expert ... Read full review