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Before Fight Club, here's how China has imposed alternate endings on Hollywood and Hong Kong movies
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Before Fight Club, here's how China has imposed alternate endings on Hollywood and Hong Kong movies

Over the years, a number of Western movies and television shows — including Men in Black 3, Cloud Atlas, and Pirates of the Caribbean — have been altered in China before they were shown to local audiences.

Sonny Chiba, veteran Japanese actor who performed martial arts in global hits like Kill Bill, passes away aged 82
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Sonny Chiba, veteran Japanese actor who performed martial arts in global hits like Kill Bill, passes away aged 82

Sonny Chiba’s career got a boost from the global boom in kung fu films, set off by Chinese legend Bruce Lee, although critics say Chiba tended to exhibit a dirtier, thug-like fighting style than Lee.

Explained: Why the feud between Quentin Tarantino, Bruce Lee's family has resurfaced
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Explained: Why the feud between Quentin Tarantino, Bruce Lee's family has resurfaced

In a recent guest column, Bruce Lee's daughter Shannon Lee urged Quentin Tarantino to refrain from marring the legacy of the late Chinese American actor, adding that at a time when Asian-American hate is on the rise his comments "are not welcome."

Bruce Lee's daughter Shannon Lee criticises Quentin Tarantino's recent comments on late actor
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Bruce Lee's daughter Shannon Lee criticises Quentin Tarantino's recent comments on late actor

Shannon Lee, in a guest column, urged Quentin Tarantino to stop commenting on her father and expressed frustration with "white men in #Hollywood trying to tell me who Bruce Lee was”.

Unni Mukundan turns 33: Mohanlal unveils motion poster of actor’s film Bruce Lee on Twitter
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Unni Mukundan turns 33: Mohanlal unveils motion poster of actor’s film Bruce Lee on Twitter

Bruce Lee also marks Unni Mukundan's maiden production under his home banner, Unni Mukundan Films.

John Saxon, best known for his roles in Enter the Dragon, A Nightmare on Elm Street, dies at 83
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John Saxon, best known for his roles in Enter the Dragon, A Nightmare on Elm Street, dies at 83

With a career spanning more than six decades, John Saxon has over 200 films and hundreds of shows to his credit.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood release stalled in China after complaint by Bruce Lee's daughter of actor's depiction
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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood release stalled in China after complaint by Bruce Lee's daughter of actor's depiction

Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt starrer Once Upon a Time in Hollywood was scheduled to hit Chinese screens on 25 October, but now its release has been 'temporarily put on hold'.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Bruce Lee's daughter citicises father's depiction; Quentin Tarantino responds
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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Bruce Lee's daughter citicises father's depiction; Quentin Tarantino responds

Bruce Lee's daughter, Shannon, had criticised Quentin Tarantino for reducing her father to a caricature in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Hong Kong protests: Police arrest more than 20 people for 'unlawful assembly and assault' day after violent clashes
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Hong Kong protests: Police arrest more than 20 people for 'unlawful assembly and assault' day after violent clashes

Thousands of protesters took to Hong Kong’s streets on Sunday, a day after violent clashes between anti-government protesters and police

Hong Kong riot police fires tear gas rounds at protestors in tourist district; rioters break glasses of police cars, cover walls with graffiti
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Hong Kong riot police fires tear gas rounds at protestors in tourist district; rioters break glasses of police cars, cover walls with graffiti

Hong Kong Riot police fired repeated tear gas rounds on Saturday evening at pro-democracy protesters in a popular tourist district.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: After Polanski's wife, Bruce Lee's daughter criticises Tarantino for not consulting her
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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: After Polanski's wife, Bruce Lee's daughter criticises Tarantino for not consulting her

Bruce Lee's daughter Shannon Lee has expressed disappointment over director Quentin Tarantino not consulting her before Once Upon A Time in Hollywood

Remake of Bruce Lee's Enter the Dragon could get complete overhaul in post-Black Panther world
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Remake of Bruce Lee's Enter the Dragon could get complete overhaul in post-Black Panther world

With Enter the Dragon remake, will Hollywood whitewash Bruce Lee's legacy or cast an Asian lead?

AR Rahman to compose music for Shekhar Kapur's upcoming biopic on Bruce Lee
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AR Rahman to compose music for Shekhar Kapur's upcoming biopic on Bruce Lee

AR Rahman has been roped in by director Shekhar Kapur to compose music for his upcoming biopic on martial-arts legend and actor Bruce Lee.

Shekhar Kapur and Ram Gopal Varma both to helm biopics on Bruce Lee
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Shekhar Kapur and Ram Gopal Varma both to helm biopics on Bruce Lee

Ram Gopal Varma also said he will release it at the same time as Shekhar Kapur's movie titled Little Dragon.

Bruce Lee movie review: This GV Prakash film will make the action legend turn in his grave
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Bruce Lee movie review: This GV Prakash film will make the action legend turn in his grave

After watching Bruce Lee, we just wish that GV Prakash, a sensible star, would chose his scripts with a little more care in the future.

GV Prakash: 'Bruce Lee is like a Guy Ritchie film with its dark humour'
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GV Prakash: 'Bruce Lee is like a Guy Ritchie film with its dark humour'

In an exclusive interview to Firstpost, Music director-and-actor GV Prakash talks about lending support to protesters at Neduvasal, politics, films and taking a cue from SS Rajamouli

Waning audiences, limited stars and Pakistan: Why Bollywood is not living up to its potential
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Waning audiences, limited stars and Pakistan: Why Bollywood is not living up to its potential

Bollywood is not growing though it has great potential. It seems destined, along with the rest of India's economy, to be showing promise that it cannot match through delivery.

UFC 200: Forget Salman Khan's 'Sultan', why not watch the real deal?
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UFC 200: Forget Salman Khan's 'Sultan', why not watch the real deal?

Sultan gets rave reviews for its portrayal of wrestling, when tales of UFC fighters are far more densely layered than the mental density of Bollywood itself

Viral video: Kickass 5-year-old perfectly imitates Bruce Lee's nunchaku skills
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Viral video: Kickass 5-year-old perfectly imitates Bruce Lee's nunchaku skills

Were you a Bruce Lee fans as a kid? Did you dream of imitating his awesome nunchaku skills with the same level of ease and perfection? Well look no further, this five-year-old has just done all of the above.